We run structured clinics for people with chronic diseases ensuring the highest standards of care as part of the GP contract with the government. The clinics are run by Doctors and Nurses with a specialist interest in the disease area.
Patients with Diabetes are seen every six months and patients with Hypertension are seen every nine months. Stroke and Heart Disease patients are seen annually by their own GP or the Cardiac Nurse.
Asthma and COPD are seen annually by the Respiratory Nurse. Patients with Thyroid disease, Epilepsy and Mental Illness are reviewed annually by their GP. You are asked to obtain relevant blood tests before your appointment – see Phlebotomy service below.
Clinics offered include:
- Child Health Surveillance and Baby Clinic
- Family Planning
- Maternity Care
- Minor Surgery
- Phlebotomy Clinic – see below
- Respiratory Clinic
- Well Man & Well Woman
NHS Ophthalmology clinics are held at The Quarter Jack Surgery for patients referred by their GP or optician for:
- Dry eyes
- Epiphora (watery eyes)
- Choroidal & Retinal abnormalities
- Ingrowing eyelashes
- Conjunctivitis not responding to treatment
- Conjunctival cysts
- Dry Macular Degeneration
We offer blood test appointments for tests requested by a QJS Doctor or Nurse, INR testing and pre-chemo tests. Please telephone or call at reception for an appointment. Tests requested by a hospital Doctor or Nurse or a Midwife should be arranged at a hospital. Please ask for current details of how to make an appointment at Wimborne, Poole or Bournemouth hospital.
- Travel Clinic including Yellow Fever – 01202 881693
- Physiotherapy – BPC Healthcare – 01202 576731
- Ophthalmology – Mr James Kersey – 01202 291816