Clinics & Services
Asthma/Diabetic/Heart Disease Clinics
The practice nurses run clinics for these conditions to help patients understand and manage their conditions better. The clinics are overseen by one of the doctors.
Cervical Cytology (smear tests)
It is recommended that women aged 25 – 49 have a smear test every 3 years and women aged 50 – 65 every 5 years. Smear tests are carried out by our fully trained practice nurses.
Child Health Surveillance
All childhood immunisations are offered by the practice and we encourage parents to ensure that their children are fully immunised. The immunisation clinic is held on Thursday mornings.
All doctors offer contraceptive advice, treatment and monitoring. The practice nurses and nurse practitioner are able carry out routine pill checks and depo injections. Implant, coil and cap fitting is also available.
Minor operations are performed at Mowbray House Surgery in Northallerton. We have a minor operations facility with appropriate equipment for operative procedures. Minor operations are performed by the GPs.
The GP or nurse practitioner at Hutton Rudby Surgery will advise how to arrange a minor operation if appropriate.
New Baby Checks
New baby checks are done when your baby is 8 weeks old, and are arranged by appointment with Dr Pointen. Your baby will have his/her first immunisations at this appointment.
Well Person Checks
New patients are able to have an initial health check with the nurse if they wish. Existing patients can make use of this service if it is appropriate.
Winter Flu Vaccinations
Flu vaccinations are offered every year to those over 65 years or those with diabetes, chronic heart, lung or kidney disorders. The pneumococcal vaccination is also offered to all patients over 65.