Clinics & Services

Clinics & Services

Appointments are provided for:

Health Checks (Child Health and over 40's)

Long term Conditions

  • Heart Disease
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Lung Disease
  • Hypertension

Screening

  • Cytology
  • Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
  • Peripheral vascular Disease
  • Helicobacter Pylori Breath tests
  • Glucose Tolerance Tests
  • Sexual health

Travel Advice

Including common travel vacinations

Phlebotomy (Blood Tests)

Anticoagulant Monitoring

Contraception

  • Contraceptive pills
  • Depot Contraception
  • Advice on long term contraceptive choices (In addition Abacus run a drop in clinic on Thursday afternoons) 

Travel Vaccinations

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to complete a travel questionnaire (found below). You will then be contacted by the practice nurse to advise if we have available appointments. She will make an assessment at you appointment and advise you if travel vaccinations are required If we are unable to offer a suitable appointment, you will need to contact a private travel clinic to have your vaccinations there. 

In addition, the practice does NOT offer the following vaccinations:

  • Hepatitis B 
  • Rabies 
  • Japanese encephalitis 
  • Yellow fever

An appointment needs to be made with a private travel clinic (list below) if these vaccinations are required. There will be a charge for this service. 

  • Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine - 0151 705 3223
  • Masta Travel Health - 0330 100 4200
  • Superdrug Liverpool one - 0333 3316 406  

It is important to be seen at least 6 weeks before you travel - as a second appointment will be required with the practice nurse to actually receive the vaccinations. These vaccines have to be ordered as they are not a stock vaccine. Your second appointment needs to be at least 2 weeks before you travel to allow the vaccines to work.

Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:

 

Europe Europe & Russia North America North America
Central America Central America South America South America
Caribbean Caribbean Africa Africa
Middle East Middle East Central Asia Central Asia
East Asia East Asia Australasia  Australasia and Pacific

 

 


Travelling in Europe

If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.

Non-NHS Services

Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:

  • Medicals for pre-employment, sports and driving requirements (HGV, PSV etc.)
  • Insurance claim forms
  • Prescriptions for taking medication abroad
  • Private sick notes
  • Vaccination certificates

The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
 

 

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Contact Us

Dingle Park Practice
Park Street
Toxteth
Liverpool
L8 6QP
Tel: 0151 295 9228
Fax: 0151 709 0348