The Practice offers Knee and Shoulder Joint Injections
The surgery offers a free and discreet Chlamydia Screening service and suggest all sexually active 15-24 year olds take advantage of this service to avoid potential medical problems in later life.
The service is of course open to all patients, irrespective of age.
Ante-natal checks can booked at any time as long as there is a doctor and nurse available.
Patients are reminded to bring a fresh urine sample with them.
Eight week baby checks are done by all GPs at the Practice, during normal surgery hours.
The practice now ofgfers a Domicilary blood test service for housebound patients who are registered at the practice, As well as an in house blood test service, by appointment only.
Postnatal checks are done at eight weeks. Mother and baby are checked by the doctor. To save two visits, your baby will be immunised at the same time by one of our practice nurses.
Please state when making your appointment that the visit is for the eight week check.
These are done by our practice nurses.
These are done by the practice nurse in conjunction with one of the doctors.
Contraceptive care is provided by the doctors. The practice nurses are able to provide repeat prescriptions for the pill, give contraceptive injections and fit/remove implanon
Regular family planning clinics are held at the following clinics:
- Patrick Doody Clinic - 79 Pelham Road, Wimbledon. Tel. 020 83458 5115
- Wide Way Clinic - Wide Way, Mitcham. Tel. 020 3458 5200
- Green Wrythe Lane Clinic - The Circle, Middleton Road, Carshalton. Tel. 020 8544 2016
- Jubilee Health Centre - Wallington Tel. 020 3458 5161
Please note that Family Planning Clinics cannot be used for routine smear test. Please call our reception to book an appointment with our Practice Nurse.
NHS Health Check
This is usually carried out by our practice nurse and health care assistant
The doctors are happy to carry out medical examinations e.g. for insurance purposes or driving licence. Please ask at reception for details of the charges made for these services.
Travel Immunisations and Vaccinations
Please make an appointment at least eight weeks in advance of your holiday to ensure adequate cover. A charge will be made for certain immunisations and vaccinations which are not covered by the NHS. A list of these charges is held at reception.
Download a pre-travel questionnaire to bring with you when booking an appointment.
Please do not book Travel Clinic Appoitnments via Online Appointment booking system, please call reception to book it for you.
Yellow Fever Vaccinations
Merton Medical Practice is now an authorised yellow fever vaccination centre. A fee is payable for this vaccine.
A disabled patients’ WC is provided. If access proves difficult for any of our disabled patients, we will be happy to consider any suggestions for improvement.
The Meron Expert Patient Programme
“The Merton Expert Patients Programme is a free, self-management course that supports people living with, or caring for someone with, one or more long-term health and/or mental health conditions. The course(s) offers a tool-kit of techniques to enable you to manage your condition better on a daily basis, by increasing your confidence and quality of life. Each course consists of 12 to 16 people and are led by tutors who have long-term conditions themselves. To attend a course you must either live, work or be registered with a GP in Merton.”
For more information please click here or to get in touch with the team please call 0208 812 6740 or 020 3668 1280.