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Update 29.11.21

Dear Patients, 

Due to unprecedented staff shortages, we are extremely busy at the moment and you may therefore have to wait longer than we would like for routine consultations. 

Please bear with us during busy times and help our staff by considering other options on offer such as the Community Pharmacy consultation Service. 

Please treat our staff with consideration and respect during this difficult time. 

Thank you

Friarwood Surgery Partners. 

Pharmacists

Mr Imran Kazi (m)

Community Midwives

Mrs Anna Warburton (f)

There is a team of midwives who will give antenatal, intranatal and postnatal care to all pregnant women who are registered with the surgery

Ms Alison Bowes (f)

Community Nurses

District nursing sisters are qualified to degree level and provide a service to housebound patients.  Friarwood Surgery are supported by a team of fully qualified nurses.

The team provides professional support and advice in a variety of areas such as terminal care, wound care, incontinence assessments and some post-operative discharge follow-ups.

Each patient is assessed individually and care planned accordingly, in discussion with the patient.

Referral on to other agencies may be appropriate in some cases.

Health Visitors

Health visitors are trained nurses who have specialised in promoting health and preventing illness for all age groups.

They have particular responsibility for helping and assessing the health and development of children under five years.

Clients will be seen at home and not at Friarwood Surgery.

Counsellors

Patients experiencing trauma or crises in their lives can be referred to one of the counsellors based at the surgery.

Attached Staff

Pat Bratt

MCSP SRP

Physiotherapist

Based at the surgery, Pat is responsible for assessment and treatment of all acute chronic musculo-skeletal conditions.

She is able to give advice on exercise and work station ergonomics.

Treatment modalities include manipulations, mobilisation, electrotherapy and acupuncture.

Referrals for appointments must be through a GP.

 
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