This is underatken by the Community Midwife based at Chalmers Hosptial Banff. Clinic held within the practice on Tuesday.
Dr Arthur can give pre-conceptual advice on family planning matters. Implanon counselling,fitting and removal also available. Coils can be fitted and checked by arrangement
Drug Abuse Services
The GPs of the practice refer all patients for the monitoring of their care to the substance misuse service.
If you are over 16 years you can attend the casualty department at any time or alternatively make an appointment to see a GP. This is also available from local chemists at no charge to you.
All doctors can perform some minor surgical procedures eg. cyst removal, joint injection, etc. Please see your doctor for assessment.
When all woman between the ages of 25-50 should have a cervical smear every 3 years. All women over 50 - 64 years should have a cervical smear every 5 years. A practice nurse or female partner if preferred can do this. Please contact the office staff for an appointment.
Your health visitor will be happy to advise when these are due. Please phone the surgery to arrange Immunisation appointment on 0345 337 9933
Drop In Baby Clinics
These are the 1st Friday of each month at Bridge Street Community Centre from 2 - 4 pm and Tuesdays (term time only) Macduff Community Centre at Macduff Primary from 10 - 11 am.
Podiatry service (formerly known as chiropody) is available to those eligible by contacting the appointments clerk at Chalmers Hospital - 819128.
Help with all kinds of social problems. This includes Home Care Organiser, Meals on Wheels and Home Help Services. Telephone – 812001.