Clinics We Offer

Childhood Immunisations and Postnatal Check

We have baby clinic every Thursday AM (by appointment only) with:

  • A GP - for baby’s 6 weeks check and Mother’s postnatal check.
  • A Nurse - for childhood immunisation starting from age 8 weeks. For parents that cannot attend the Thursday AM baby clinic for their child’s immunisation, they can book appointment other days when it is more convenient for them.

Please do not bring your baby to baby clinic if they have:

  • Diarrhoea/ vomiting
  • A fever
  • A cold

If your child is unwell with a new rash please call the surgery and ask to speak to the duty doctor for advice before coming into the surgery.

Please click the link below for more information about Childhood Immunisation:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/nhs-vaccinations-and-when-to-have-them/

eRedbook - The Digital Red Book For Parents

Long Term Condition Review Clinics

A long term condition is an illness that cannot be cured. It can usually be controlled with medicines or other treatments.  

If you have a long term condition, you will be invited to a yearly review with one of the Practice Nurse Team or one of the GPs depending on your condition. It’s your chance to talk about your condition and any ways you can manage your symptoms better. People with severe conditions and children may be seen more than once.

If you have one of the following conditions then you will be invited for an annual review:

  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • CHD (Coronary Heart Disease)
  • CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Health
  • Stroke

 Please call to book an appointment when you are invited.

For more information about Long Term Conditions please click the link below:

Long Term Conditions

Other Community Health Services Based At Barton House

  • Midwives
  • Health Visitors - If you have any concerns about your baby or child please contact the Health Visitors on 0207 683 4753.
  • Joint Injection - with Dr Niifio Addy (once a week) Speak to your GP for more information.
  • Diabetic Dietician (Twice a month)
  • Hearing Aid Clinic (Friday 2.00pm - 2.30pm)
  • Counselling Services including drugs and alcohol
  • Community Psychology 
  • Smoking Cessation Advisors
  • Specialist Pharmacist for respiratory advice

Social Prescribing

There are many things that impact our health and wellbeing, including feeling isolated or struggling with practical challenges. We have Social Prescribers in our practice who can speak with adults registered with the practice. They will ask you about what is happening in your life, what you enjoy, and what is getting in the way. The Social Prescriber might suggest services and activities that might help you or simply work with you to build your skills and confidence. They can tell you about community based services, e.g. lunch clubs, gardening groups, benefits advice, exercise groups.

The clinics usually run on Monday (10:00am – 5:00pm) and Tuesday (2:00pm – 4:00pm).

 

Please ask your GP to refer you to social prescribing.

To learn more about social prescribing - https://www.family-action.org.uk/social-prescribing-city-and-hackney-service/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9azfXNcqD8

First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP)

First Contact Physiotherapists (FCPs) are usually based in GP surgeries with an expertise in the assessment and management of musculoskeletal conditions. They do not require a referral from a GP to see a patient.

 The First Contact Physiotherapist will:

  • Assess you and diagnose whats happening 
  • Give expert advice on how to best manage your condition 
  • Refer you on to specialist services, further Physiotherapy or imaging if necessary 
  • Recommend exercises and other approaches to deal with the issue

The clinics usually run on Monday (9:00am – 5:00pm) and Friday (9:00pm – 5:00pm).

 

How do I get an appointment?

  • phone the surgery and ask the receptionist to book an appointment.  The receptionist will ask you some questions to check if this is the right service for you.

 

Health and Wellbeing Coach

Coaching for Health and Wellbeing is a Free Service open to anyone registered with a GP in City and Hackney over the age of 18. You can refer yourself or ask your GP or healthcare worker to refer you.

Helping you take charge

Worried about your health and wellbeing? Are you living with or concerned about developing a health condition?

Health Coaches help you to take charge by

  • Listening to what’s important to you.
  • Helping you to build confidence, knowledge and skills to take care of your health and wellbeing.
  • Working with you to find reliable information and activities.
  • Connecting you with people who have similar experiences.

The clinics usually run on Monday (9:00am – 5:00pm) and Tuesday (9:00pm – 1:00pm).

please click the link below for more information:

Coaching for Health and Wellbeing 

Occupational Therapy (OT)

Occupational Therapist will help patients develop, recover, improve as well as maintain the skills needed for daily living and working.

Your GP will referral you to Occupational Therapist if the service is right for you.

For More information please click the link below:

https://hackney.gov.uk/occupational-therapy

Advocates

Bengali Advocate: We have an Advocate, Aziza Islam based at the surgery on Wednesdays and Thursdays to assist Bengali speaking patients.

Turkish Advocate: Turkish Advocates attend the surgery on:-

  • Tuesday: 09:30 – 11:30
  • Wednesday: 13:30 – 17:00

Welfare Right

Hoxton Legal Advice Service attends at the surgery on Wednesdays between 2.00pm - 5.30pm.

They offer advice on welfare, benefits, debt, housing, employment etc.  

The session is by appointment only, contact reception to book an appointment.