The community nurses care for patients who need nursing at home and are based at The Marlow Health Clinic. They assess individual needs and visit accordingly. They can arrange services e.g. Home care, for the disabled and elderly. New patients will require a referral.
They can be contacted on Telephone number 01628 482292.
The practice has access to an NHS physiotherapy service, based at a new treatment centre in Cressex with various satellite venues. The service aims to see patients within 20 working days.
In addition they have a Musculoskeletal Service staffed by therapists and physicians for the more complex cases.
If your problem is not covered under NHS treatment, or you wish to have a more convenient of timely service for any reason, you may choose to go privately. Your GP or our receptionists will be happy to provide you with a list of local physiotherapy services. Please contact reception in the usual way.
Provision of podiatry under the NHS is unfortunately limited to those patients with a specific need e.g. foot deformity, complications from diabetes or orthopaedic problem. Please speak to your doctor or nurse about that service.
Note that nail-care is not provided on the NHS, however we are happy to provide you with information regarding local chiropodists. Please contact reception for information.
The practice is fortunate to have a visiting dietician for problems such as , eating disorders, obesity, high cholesterol and diabetes. Please see the nurse schedules or contact reception for further details. Note you will need to be referred to the service by your nurse or doctor.
The health visitors facilitate health promotion and care for families, mothers and the elderly.
Their office is at the Chalfont & Gerrards Cross Health Clinic.
Chalfont St Peter
Telephone: 01753 888835