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Borough Fields, Royal Wootton Bassett, Swindon, SN4 7AXTel: 01793 852302
MB ChB MRCGP 2004 (Partner)
MB BS 1999, MRCGP (Partner)
MB BS (Partner)
MB BS DFRSH (Salaried GP)
MB ChB MRCGP
The nurses are available at various times of the day, including lunch time. They can all help with:
New patient health checks, ear syringing, general nursing advice, cervical smears, blood pressure checks, vaccinations, minor injuries, asthma and diabetic clinics, dietary advice, dressing/stitch removal, advice and injections for travel, blood tests, smoking cessation advice, contraception and ECGs.
We also run a ‘No Worries’ clinic for young people who can drop in to see a nurse without prior appointment to see a nurse, in complete confidence.
Healthcare Assistants or HCA's are available to take blood, NHS Health Checks, some injections.
The practice manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
We have a team of reception staff to help you with enquiries and to make appointments. They run the practice as they are instructed, so if you are not satisfied with the help or suggestions they give, or if you have any other comments to make on the care that we provide, please feel free to talk or write to the practice manager or one of the doctors.
Our community nurses can be contacted at Tinkers Lane Surgery on 01793 842880.
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
Our health visitor can be contacted at Tinkers Lane Surgery on 01793 842880. If you have moved into our area with a child under 5, please let us know or contact the health visitor.
We have a group of fully trained complementary staff who attend the surgery on a regular basis. If a doctor thinks it is appropriate for you to be seen by one of our attached staff they may refer you on.