The aim is to have our patients seen quickly and by the most appropriate clinician, thereby also freeing up G.P. appointments.
We hope the information shown will help you to understand why you will be booked with one of our nurse practitioners in the first instance if appropriate.
Our Nurse Practitioners can prescribe medication and also make onward referrals (if required).
Below is a snap shot of what our Nurse Practitioners are able to treat;
Asthma diagnosed / Abdominal pain / Back Pain / Breast Lump or Breast Pain / Burns / Cellulitis - inflamed / Chest infection/shortness of breath / Colds / Conjunctivitis / Coughs / Diarrhoea / Constipation / Dizziness / Ear infections / Eye/Visual problems / Gout / Haemorrhoids/Piles / Hay Fever / Headache (not migraine) / Head lice / Indigestion- not child / In growing Toenails (infected) / Joint sprains / Morning After Pill / Oral thrush / Rashes / Reflux- not child / Shingles / Skin infections / Sore throats / Tonsillitis / Urinary tract infections / Vaginal thrush / Vomiting
THE DEEPINGS PRACTICE
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.