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Blocklane Surgery will close from 12:30pm Wednesday 8th July 2020 for our half-day Education Meeting and re-open @ 8:00am Thursday 9th July 2020 For URGENT CARE please call NHS 111


NOTICE TO ALL PATIENTS

I am delighted to advise you that with effect from 1st July 2020 I have been joined by two further doctors to provide medical services to you. These two doctors will become Partners of the Practice with me. The new doctors are Dr Wasim who was until recently a salaried GP working at the Practice and Dr Nazir, who has previously been at the Practice as a GP Registrar and Locum GP.

 


NOTICE TO PATIENTS

OUR TEMPORARY phone line for patient use which is 0161 628 5604 will be withdrawn AFTER Friday 10th July 2020.


APPOINTMENT SUSPENSION

Due to risk of Coronavirus infection. Following local and national guidance we are no longer able to book routine appointments. If you have a routine appointment booked with a GP, this will now be a TELEPHONE CONSULTATION. Please DO NOT come to the Practice unless you are asked to do so by a Doctor. Routine and emergency telephone appointments are available everyday but not pre bookable


Our doors are closed for the foreseeable future. Please only attend the surgery if asked by a GP/Nurse. Samples & correspondence can be posted through the letter box. Our phone lines are still open

Thank you - We are here to help and support you.


Links to Novel Coronavirus resources below.

We just wanted to share a few useful links with you about Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). These links share information relevant for patients. 

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS website.

 
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