The Limes Medical Centre

01384 426929

Services

We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Alcohol Questionnaire

Please answer the questions in the short questionnaire to enable us to assess your alcohol consumption rate and offer advice if necessary.

Appointments

Access the online appointment system Appointments can be made in advance, excluding weekends, by telephoning 01384 426929. Please remember an appointment is for 1 person only. Routine appointments can be ... [continue] Appointments

Asthma Review

For patients who are due an annual asthma review. Please would you answer the questions on the form below and submit it to us. If your symptoms are deteriorating or you ... [continue] Asthma Review

Clinics

Clinics & Services Antenatal Clinics Antenatal clinics are run by the midwife by appointment only. Your doctor will refer you to the midwife when your pregnancy is confirmed. Alternatively if ... [continue] Clinics

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

There is now the facility for patients to book appointments with a doctor and order repeat prescriptions via this website. This is protected by the highest security and cannot be ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

Order Your Repeat Prescription Online When ordering repeat medications we ask that you can give the practice 48-72 working hours notice of requiring a repeat medication. Your prescriptions will be ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Blood and urine tests generally take 3-4 working days, x-rays 10-14 days and cervical smears 12-14 weeks before results are available. Patients are not normally contacted unless results are abnormal. ... [continue] Test results

Text Message Reminders

You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care. If you wish to register for this messaging service please fill out ... [continue] Text Message Reminders

Travel health

Stay safe and healthy abroad If you are travelling abroad you may need to be vaccinated. Please make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss the vaccinations you will ... [continue] Travel health

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?