Doctors in Wooler - Cheviot Medical Group - GP services 15th November 2018


Health Visitor Heather Bruce

Telephone: 01668 280042

The Health Visitor can help with many other problems and can be contacted on the above telephone number (Monday to Thursday)

Her work includes supporting new mothers and encouraging parents to have their children immunised.

She assess health and development as well as screening for post-natal depression and advising on child behaviour, sleep, speech, toilet training, minor aliments and nutrition.

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Child Development Clinic

The Health Visitor runs a drop-in in clinic every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 9.00am in the Health education room situated upstairs in the Cheviot Primary Care Centre. All pre-school children are invited by appointment.

Contraceptive Services

Advice is freely available to all during normal surgery hours. We deal with all aspects of contraception including the pill, condoms, contraceptive implants and emergency contraception. If you require the morning-after pill contact the doctor preferably within 24 hours. It can still be effective up to 3 days later! These are also available over the counter at a pharmacy.

We are happy to provide contraceptive implants for patients from other GP practices.

Ante-natal Clinic

Every Tuesday Sister Sue Aisbitt is in attendance for check-ups and advice.

Clinic Services



Blood pressure checks

Cervical smears

Community Midwife

Coronary heart disease

Childhood checks and immunisations


Smoking cessation

Travel information and injections

Weight management

Free NHS Health Checks

Other services


Community psychiatric nurse


Home Help

Minor Surgery


Psychological services

Social worker

Speech therapy

Adult immunisations

Learning Disability


Mental health checks

Minor surgeries

Minor injuries

Medicals including HGV and reports for medicals

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