Aylesham Medical Practice & Wingham SurgeryClinics
Our Practice nurses are involved in chronic disease management and hold regular clinics to carry out the required examinations and tests.
They are happy to discuss any problems you may be experiencing and refer you on to the doctor if necessary.
They are available to discuss contraception and hold well person clinics.
We now hold INR clinics at the surgery for patient’s who require anti-coagulation therapy.
The following clinics are held along side general nursing clinics
Baby immunisation clinic
Diabetic & Asthma
Minor Surgery ( Aylesham Medical Practice only)
Over 75 Health Review
NHS Health Checks (for those aged 40, 45, 50 ,55, 60 ,65, 70 & 74 years).
Routine shingles vaccination is available for patients who have reached the age of 70 between 1/9/13 – 31/3/2019. There is a catch up programme for patients aged 78 and 79 years. We strongly advise that you take advantage of this offer as shingles can have very unpleasant complications.
Our influenza vaccination clinics are held from September to March each year.
If you have difficulty attending a clinic at the allocated clinic time, we shall endeavour to do our best to fit you into a general clinic.
A fully qualified healthcare assistant is available to assist the nurses.
Need a chaperone? Just ask……We have staff trained to assist you as a chaperone for your appointment, should you feel the need. A chaperone is there to protect both the patient and the doctor from allegations of inappropriate behavior.
If you would like help to stop smoking we can refer you to a stop smoking clinic. Please ask for details at our reception. If you have recently stopped smoking please let us know so we can update your record.
Aylesham Medical Practice is also a Minor Injury Unit, you do not need to be registered with the Practice to be seen.