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Practice Number: 0191 581 2866

Opening Times

  • Monday – Friday - 8.00am - 6.00pm
  • Saturday/Sunday - 07.15am - 13.15pm (Appointment Only)

Family Planning and Maternity Care

Family Planning

The Practice provides a full range of contraceptive services.

Our contraceptive methods include the following:

  • Diaphragms
  • Implants
  • IUD
  • The Pill
  • Injective Contraceptives
  • Emergency ‘morning-after’ Contraception
  • Natural Family Planning.

If you would like to discuss any of the above please let the receptionist know and they can book you an appropriate telephone or face to face appointment with Debbie,  the Practice Nurse who specialises in this area.

There is a confidential counselling service for all patients, including young people.

Pregnancy tests, pregnancy counselling and referral for termination can be arranged at the Doctor’s discretion.

Maternity Care

If you think that you may be pregnant, please do a home pregnancy test and confirm the result with reception. You will be given an information pack including a telephone number to contact a midwife to arrange your booking appointment.