Reception and enquiries

Reception and enquiries

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Common Illness Room

Common Illness Room

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Get immediate help with minor illnesses and injuries:

Our Nurses can also advise and treat many minor illnesses and injuries:

Pharmacists too can provide advice on minor illnesses and injuries:

Alternatively you can visit your nearest Minor Injury Unit:

John Radcliffe Hospital
Headley Way
Headington
Oxford
OX3 9DU
Tel: 0300 3047777
Abingdon Community Hospital
Marcham Road
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
OX14 1AG
Tel: 01865 904346
Witney Community Hospital
Welch Way
Witney
Oxfordshire
OX28 6JJ
Tel: 01865 904222

If you wish to get advice or contact a Nurse Practitioner, please visit our Consulting Room.

Consulting room

Consulting room

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For Forms, Medicals, Test results and Certificates please visit Reception

For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews and Smoking cessation please visit our Health Review Clinic.

Speak to someone now – Call NHS 111.

Call 111

Call 111 at any time, 24 hours a day. You will speak to NHS professional staff who will help guide you on any medical issue.
Calls are free from landlines and mobiles. 111
Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis.

Visit a Pharmacist

  • No appointment necessary
  • Many pharmacists have a confidential area
  • Open till late and at weekends
See a Nurse for various conditions such as vaccinations, sexual health, contraception, blood pressure and blood tests.

Contact a Nurse

Book an appointment on the phone01865 227788
Get medical advice and treatment from a Doctor.

Contact a Doctor

Book an appointment on the phone 01865 227788

Travel Room

Travel Room

How can we help you?

Vaccinations, medication and travel advice

Travel Assessment

We offer a full travel advice and immunisation service. If you are travelling abroad please complete and submit the travel form in plenty of time (we recommend 6-8 weeks) before your journey.

Do you need vaccinations?

Before you travel, it’s important to find out whether you will need vaccinations for the country you’re visiting. The following websites will help you.

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Advice and help zone

Advice and help zone

Lets see what we can do…

For Forms, Medicals, Test results and Certificates please visit Reception

For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews and Smoking cessation please visit our Health Review Clinic.

Abuse
Child Protection - OSCB

To report a new Child Protection concern, please visit the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board.
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Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre

Committed to supporting survivors of sexual abuse, rape, domestic abuse, and harassment. Offers a free and confidential service to women and girls who are dealing with the effects of sexual violence, and to anyone who is supporting them.
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Reducing the Risk

Information and advice for those dealing with domestic abuse of any form.
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Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline

The ODAH is open Monday – Friday: 9.30am – 6pm, Saturday: 10am – 4pm. The helpline can provide emotional support and practical information for those affected by domestic abuse.
0800 7310055

Advocacy
Getting Heard

Patient advocacy for disadvantage adults. Includes appointment buddies which give support to vulnerable patients to attend appointments.
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Asylum Seekers
Asylum Welcome

Welcomes asylum seekers, refugees and detainees who have fled persecution and danger in their own countries and seek refuge in Oxford and Oxfordshire.
01865 722982
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Audiology
Scrivens

Scrivens Opticians and The Hearing company offers free hearing tests and offers hearing aids to those who need them.
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Specsavers HearCare Ltd

There are various Specsavers branches throughout Oxford that offer hearing aids and tests.
0800 0778692
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Oxford University Hospitals Trust

Weekly

  • Oxford – John Radcliffe, LG1 West Wing
  • Banbury, Audiology Department, Horton Hospital

Monthly

  • Didcot Outpatient department, Didcot community Hospital
  • Chipping Norton Outpatients department, Chipping Norton Hospital
  • Wantage, The Health Centre, Mabley Way, Wantage
  • Witney, Outpatients department, Witney Community Hospital
  • Bicester, Montgomery House, Piggy Lane, Bicester

Tel: 01865 234 585
Email: audiology.department@ouh.nhs.uk

 

The Outside Clinic Domiciliary Hearing Service
0800 954 9101
01793 649 099

Bereavement
Cruse Oxford

Cruse Oxfordshire  is part of the national charity, Cruse Bereavement Care. They are there to help anyone in Oxfordshire deal with the pain of grief.
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Late Spring

Late Spring is a network of support groups for anyone aged 60+ who has been bereaved. Sessions provide an opportunity to remember with others who understand and to remember that, in the midst of the pain, there is still life left to live.
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Cancer Support
Bosom Friends

A friendly and informal Breast Cancer Support Group; a wholly voluntary-run group, all having been diagnosed with breast cancer, and are currently being treated, or have completed treatments in the past.
Can offer support, comfort and understanding to each other, and to you.
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MacMillan Cancer Support

Provides practical, medical and financial support for people with cancer. Their website has information on a range of topics including living with cancer, support for carers, and facing the end of life. Many of their leaflets can be downloaded.
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Maggie's Oxford

Offers emotional support to people affected by cancer. The Maggie’s national website hosts an online facilitated bereavement support group.
01865 751882
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OPCSG

The Oxfordshire Prostate Cancer Support Group is a service that provides information and support to those currently suffering or have suffered with prostate cancer and their families.
Find Out More

Carers
Carers Oxfordshire

Free, confidential advice, support, advocacy and information.
0345 0507666
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Crossroads Care Oxfordshire

If you are a carer, your local Crossroads Care Scheme can offer support.
01865 260280
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Oxfordshire Young Carers

Supporting children and young people up to the age of 25 years whose life is impacted by the responsibility of caring for a family member.
01865 777 224
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Carer's Emergency Support Service

The service can support carers by providing replacement care when the carer suddenly or unexpectedly becomes ill, or has an accident which prevents him/her from providing care. You can register by completing a form online, or printing it off and mailing it, or by telephone. You will receive a registration card which you can keep in your purse or wallet. Once you are registered, you can call the 24-hour hotline.
01865 849562
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Child Health
CAMHS

View information on Primary Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (PCAMHS) and Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS).
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The Roundabout Children's Centre

Children’s centre for children under 5 and their families. Offers a wide range of activities, play, information and support from professionals.
01865 764952
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Barton Children & Family Centre

Providing support and advice to children and families – with a special emphasis on supporting the whole family.
Staff based at the Children and Family Centres will work closely with partner agencies to provide a range of services that are aimed to give help and advice to you and your family.
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Further information

From warts and measles to chickenpox and tonsillitis, find out how to recognise some of the most common childhood conditions NHS Choices – Childhood Illness

Counselling & Mental Health
Inpatient Mental Health Care

The Warneford Hospital, part of Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, is the main mental health in-patient facility in Oxfordshire.
01865 901000

The Listening Centre

The Listening Centre provides low-cost counselling to people who are otherwise unable to afford it.
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Oxford Hypnotherapy, Counselling & Psychotherapy

Recognising if you have concerns that are weighing you down and choosing to do something about them is the first step to self empowerment and healing.
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Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre

Committed to supporting survivors of sexual abuse, rape, domestic abuse, and harassment. Offers a free and confidential service to women and girls who are dealing with the effects of sexual violence, and to anyone who is supporting them.
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Oxford Women's Counselling Centre

Committed to providing a professional counselling service in a supportive environment for women of Oxfordshire where, with the help of women counsellors, they can explore the pattern of their lives, and consider alternative perspectives and ways of thinking.
01865 725617
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Talking Space

Talking Space is a service hosted by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust (working in partnership with Oxfordshire Mind) to offer you help and support when you need it. It is a confidential service for people aged 18 years and over.
01865 901222
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Mind Oxfordshire

Information and Support for all mental health issues. Mind Infoline 01865 263730 Find out more

Rethink

Help, information and support for all those affected by mental illness. Find out more

Samaritans

If something is troubling you, call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.116 123 Find out more

Further information

For more information about mental health, ways to cope with it and more visit

NHS Choices – Mental Health

One You – Feeling Stressed?

Drugs and Alcohol
Oxfordshire Drug and Alcohol Action Team

Designed to assist you in gaining access to a variety of sources of information about drugs and alcohol, including information for young people. It also contains information and contact details for drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Oxfordshire, as well as links to health organisations.
01865 403261
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Oxfordshire Harm Minimisation Service

After being assessed by the LASARS service (can contact them on 01865 403261 or be referred by your GP), this service has replaced the former Specialist Community Addictions Service, offering a range of new services.

Oxfordshire Roads to Recovery

Roads to Recovery is your countywide integrated alcohol and drugs service. We offer support to individuals throughout Oxfordshire from our full-time, dedicated recovery hubs.
01865 261690
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Drinkline

If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.0300 123 1110

One You Drinks Tracker - Mobile App

Drinking a bit too much can sneak up on you. Our free drinks tracker app makes it easy to keep an eye on the booze and take control with daily tips and feedback.

Download on the Apple App Store

Download on the Android App Store

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.0300 123 6600 Talk online

Further information

For more information about the benefits of drinking less, top tips and more visit NHS Choices – Drinking and Alcohol
Alternatively, for more information on how drug misuse can be harmful to your health visit NHS Choices – The Effects of Drugs

Elderly Care
Age UK

A local charity working with and for all older people in Oxford.  The services enable older people to maintain their independence, stay connected to their communities and enjoy quality of life.
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Contact The Elderly

Supported by a network of volunteers, Contact the Elderly organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people aged 75 and over, who live alone, offering a regular and vital friendship link every month.
01225 873812
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Generation Games

Advice and information about staying fit, physical and healthy when over 50. Provided by Age UK Oxfordshire.
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Blue Badge Parking Permits

A Blue Badge Parking Permit helps you to park closer to your destination when travelling as either a driver or a passenger.
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Solemates

Low cost nail cutting and footcare for people over 50 years.
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Coffee & Crafts

Learn new crafts and get to know new people at St Marys Church, Baywater Road.
01865 604263

Employment & Welfare and Debt Support
Aspire Oxford

Back to work support for those experiencing barriers to employment.
01865 204450
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Barton Job Club

Informal friendly meetings with personal support and advice, training, job search ideas and more.
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Barton Community Association

Provides specialist support for people seeking help with finding work, those looking for training or educational courses and people who are thinking of setting up their own small business.
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Barton Advice Centre

A drop in centre for residents to gain advice and information about a wealth of issues, including welfare rights.
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OCC

For housing & general complaints, supporting those who are having problems with tenancies, debt, rent arrears and housing services, please visit the Oxford County Council website.
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CAB Service

Hedena now has a Citizens Advice Bureau Service which takes place with Nicola Aveling at our Wood Farm site twice a week.

Eye Care
Oxford Eye Hospital

Somewhere to go if you are suffering with an eye related emergency. Also includes information about the Oxfordshire Minor Eye Conditions Service, which is a free NHS service to people aged over 6 years and registered with an Oxfordshire GP.
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Menopausal Health
Women's Health Concern

WHC is the patient arm of the British Menopause Society (BMS). Provides an independent service to advise, reassure and educate women of all ages about their health, well being and lifestyle concerns. Offers unbiased information – by telephone, email, printed fact-sheets, online and through symposia, seminars, meetings and their workshop ‘Living and loving well beyond 40…!’
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RCOG

The Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists offers a wide range of information and advice about the menopause.
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Manage my Menopause

The leading website for tailored menopausal advice, provided by experts.
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Maternity
Maternity Units

View information on the following maternity units:

John Radcliffe Women’s Centre
Oxford Spires Midwifery-Led Unit
Horton Midwifery-Led Unit

Oxford University Hospitals Maternity Services

View services from Oxford University Hospitals including Antenatal clinics, maternity assessments, labour and birth and Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Clinic (VBAC).
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Planning your Pregnancy

If you’re planning on getting pregnant, you can improve your chances of conceiving and having a successful pregnancy. Follow these steps

Further information

Whatever you want to know about getting pregnant, being pregnant or caring for your new baby, you should find it here – NHS Choices – Your Pregnancy & Baby Guide

Rehabilitation
Fluid Motion

Water based rehabilitation care delivered in swimming pools throughout oxford for those with joint and muscle problems.
07720 574164
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Sexual Health
Contraception

All of our doctors and nurses can give you expert contraceptive advice including oral contraception and depot (injectable) contraceptive preparations. Condoms are available free of charge from the practice nurse.

 

Coil Fitting

We are currently unable to offer routine coil (intrauterine contraceptive device or IUCD) fittings here at the surgery. If you would like to consider this as a form of contraception please contact the Sexual Health Clinic at the Churchill hospital on 01865 231231.

We are unable to fit emergency coils at the surgery. To check or remove your coil – please ask for a 10 minute routine appointment with Lesley Haxworth.

 

Contraceptive Implants

Lesley Haxworth is trained to do these. Please book a 20 minute appointment for an insertion.

  • To check your implant please book a 10 minute routine appointment.
  • To remove your implant please book a 20 minute routine appointment.

 

Contraceptive Diaphragm

These can also be fitted. Please book a 20 minute routine appointment with a doctor.

Contraception and Sexual Health Clinic -Walk In

Services include genitourinary medicine (GUM) and contraception: testing for and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), all types of contraception including emergency contraception, advice on safer sex, relationships, drug use or other health related issues, and HIV care.
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Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre

Committed to supporting survivors of sexual abuse, rape, domestic abuse, and harassment. Offers a free and confidential service to women and girls who are dealing with the effects of sexual violence, and to anyone who is supporting them.
Find Out More

Brook

Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year. Get advice now

Family Planning Association

They are a sexual health charity. They give straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK. Find out more

Sexual Health Help Line

The Family Planning Association Sexual health help line can give you confidential information and advice 0845 122 8690

Further information

For more information about Sexual Health topics including a contraception guide visit NHS Choices – Sexual Health

Stop Smoking
Stop Smoking At The Surgery

All of our practice nurses can offer smoking cessation advice. If you would like help with stopping smoking, please make an appointment in our Smoking Cessation Clinic by visiting or telephoning our reception team. If you are seeing one of our practice nurses for the first time to discuss stopping smoking please book a 20 minute appointment. Thereafter smoking cessation support appointments are 10 minutes.

Smoke Free Life Oxfordshire

The Free Stop Smoking Service, serving Oxfordshire.
0800 246 1072
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NHS Smokefree - Mobile App

The Smokefree app can help you stop smoking by providing daily support and motivation. If you stay smokefree for the 4-week programme you’re up to five times more likely to stay quit for good.

Download on the Apple App Store

Download on the Android App Store

Get Support Now

Choose from an app, Quit Kit, email, SMS and face-to-face guidance. Sign up now

Get a Plan

Everyone has a different reason for quitting, get a personalised Quit Smoking Plan. Get a plan now

Further information

For more information about the benefits of stopping smoking, top tips and more visit

NHS Choices – Stop Smoking

One You – Thinking of quitting?

Weight Management & Exercise
Go Active Oxfordshire

Is a free to join project that aims to help people in Oxfordshire to do more physical activity and exercise and getting more activity into their everyday lives.
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OBS Group

A support group for bariatric patients and those considering weight loss surgery.
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Oxford Bariatric Service

Based at the Churchill Hospital, the OBS carry out all aspects of weight loss and metabolic surgery including assessment, pre-surgery preparation, primary and revisional surgical procedures and post-surgical follow ups.
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More Life

Provides a weight loss service within Oxfordshire.
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MEND

Provides programmes and services to help children and adults to become fitter, healthier and happier and to reach or maintain a healthier weight.
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Oxfordshire Exercise on Referral

Exercise on referral aims to help patients with specific health issues to become more physically active by offering tailored exercise programmes delivered by trained professionals.
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One You Couch to 5K - Mobile App

The Couch to 5K app has been designed to get you off the couch and running in just 9 weeks. Grab your trainers, download the app and follow the step-by-step instructions.

Download on the Apple App Store

Download on the Android App Store

Weight Watchers

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle. Find out more

Get started on the nhs 12 Week Weight Loss Plan

The plan is designed to help you lose weight and keep it off. Get started now

Further information

For more information about the benefits of losing weight, top tips and more visit

NHS Choices – Weight Loss

One You – How healthy is your food?

One You – How much have you moved today?

Health Review Clinic

Health Review Clinic

Here we can help you monitor your condition

If you have been invited to submit a health review by your doctor,
please select the relevant form below.

If you would like to request a health review, please visit Reception
and send us a request.

If you have several long term conditions we can synchronise your
review appointments so that you make a minimum number of
visits to the surgery. To request this you will need to fill in
a Synchronisation Form.

Prescriptions and medicines centre

Prescriptions and medicines centre

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Local Pharmacies

Administration office

Administration office

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