Elm House SurgeryBeckenham Beacon379 Croydon RoadBeckenham, Kent, BR3 3FDTel: 020 8650 0173
Organised in conjunction with the midwife and hospital clinics. All the doctors undertake ante-natal care by appointment at specific times during pregnancy. The surgery does not routinely test for pregnancy as self-test kits can be bought from the chemists.
Child Clinics are run by the doctors where your child can receive their 6-8 Week Check and their first set of immunisations. Subsequent immunisations are provided by our nurses in Baby Clinics. Parents with children under the age of 5 will be contacted by a Health Visitor and given an information sheet. Please do contact the surgery if you have not had your child immunised.
For further information please contact the Health Visitors.
Check-ups for contraception can be booked with any of our nurses in their Nurse Clinics or in a dedicated Family Planning clinic.
Sexual health advice and treatment is provided by our specialist sexual health nurses and doctors. Please make an appointment.
Minor surgery is performed by Dr Linsenmaier in special clinic sessions. You must be referred by a doctor for this.
The surgery provides full support and our nurses trained in Asthma and COPD management. Patients suffering with asthma and COPD will be invited for an annual review.
Dr Carroll, Dr Harris and Nurse Ruth provide a clinic for our diabetic patients by appointment. It is important that all our diabetic patients can be reviewed on an annual basis to ensure that they are getting the care they need.
Our practice nurses carry out suture removal in their routine clinics. Please arrange appointments as required via reception.
The practice provides a counselling service which is provided by the Community Primary Care Mental Health Team (CPCMHT).
To see the counsellor you will need to be referred by your doctor who will arrange an appointment with one of our counsellors.
We offer an advice and vaccination service for travellers. It is important when you are planning to travel abroad that you make an appointment with a Practice Nurse 6 to 8 weeks before you travel. Our travel consultations are very popular and do get booked up quickly, so it is important to book early to avoid disappointment.
In order for the Nurse to carry out a full risk assessment of where you are travelling to, we ask that you complete a travel form and bring this along to your appointment with you. The form is available to download below or may be collected from reception.
Please be aware that there are charges for some travel vaccinations. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in services provided by the NHS.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.
Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
At least 1 in 4 of us experience mental health problems at some stage in our lives, however, there are people who can help. Bromley Working for Wellbeing (BWW) offers a range of free and confidential talking therapies and courses for adults registered with a Bromley GP in community venues and GP practices across the borough. You do not need to see a GP to access this service and can refer yourself by clicking here or calling 0300 003 3000.
BWW therapies and courses can help people overcome mild to moderate:
The service offers Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for stress, anxiety or depression via supported online courses, group courses and one-to-one therapy. CBT is a form of talking therapy that aims to help you look at the way you think, feel and behave.
If CBT one-to-one courses are not for you, we also offer other therapies and counselling. Your Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner will recommend what would be most suitable for you.
Counselling allows you to talk about any aspect of your life, including past or current experiences and/or future concerns that may be causing you to feel stress, anxiety or depression.
How to Access The Service:-
You do not need a GP appointment or referral to access the service. Refer yourself by clicking here or calling 0300 003 3000. For more information visit the Bromley Working for Wellbeing website or call 0300 003 3000.
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