Under the local Minor ailments scheme pharmacists can prescribe medications for specific conditions (click for more info). Pharmacists can also dispense emergency contraception, and a range of treatments for common conditions such as eczema, thrush, and viral illnesses.
Our highly skilled reception team manage all front of house services. They will ask you what your problem is in order to help you get the most appropriate response. They are trained to triage you to the right service/person and are fully bound by our confidentiality rules.
Routine blood test results take 3-5 days, rare ones longer. We will try to contact you if there is an urgent abnormal result- so please make sure we have an up to date contact number. In most cases the doctor will discuss the results with you at your next appointment or you can ring after 2pm.
While we are happy to see sprains and strains if you think you have broken a bone or have a wound that might need surgical treatment you need A&E. If you think you might have a STD - Cheshire East commission this service from Crewe. See www.gosexualhealth.co.uk
You don’t need to see a GP to book a Physiotherapy appointment. If you have a musculoskeletal problem you can self-refer to Physio by completing this online form. This will then be triaged by the Physio department who will be in touch with an appointment offer if appropriate.