Garnet Fold PracticeTel: 01204 665588
Southbrook SurgeryTel: 01204 363600
MB ChB, MRCGP – Manchester 1997
MB BS, MRCP, MRCGP, DFFP – London 1996
MBBS, MRCP, MRCGP – PAKISTAN 1996
MBCHB, MRCGP -Liverpool 2007
We have 3 Practice Nurses who have clinics at both the main and branch surgeries. They provide appointments for the management of chronic diseases, such as asthma and diabetes. They carry our cervical smears, swabs, ECGs, and lung function testing. They also carry out vaccinations for travel, influenza and childhood vaccinations.
We have 2 Healthcare Assistance (HCA) who carry out health checks at both surgeries. They also do phlebotomy (blood) clinics at the surgery and visit the patients at home if they are housebound.
We have a practice administrator who deals with the overall running of the practice, a team of senior administrative staff who are responsible for the day-to-day running of the appointments and clinics and secretaries who are responsible for correspondence and referrals.
The community midwife will care for the mother before and after Tel: 01204 390023.
The community nurses are available for wound dressings or ear syringes Tel: 01204 462626.
Tel: 01204 462336.
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.
We have a health trainer who works with us to support patients who may be at risk of developing heart disease or other conditions such as diabetes. They can support you to live a healthy lifestyle. They can discuss stopping smoking, safer drinking, healthy eating, becoming more active and coping with stress. To make an appointment, contact reception.
Bolton GP Practices are being provided with specialist staff, a Muscular Skeletal Practitioner (MSK) for muscle or joint pain. A Mental Health worker for patients with anxiety or depression. A pharmacist who will support the practice with repeat prescriptions and medication reviews.