Clinics & Services
Our doctors, practice nurses and the health care assistant run clinics and offer advice on many health matters including the following:
- Vaccinations (including foreign travel as dictated by NHS Guidelines
- Blood Pressure checks
- Ear Syringing
- Removal of Stitches
- Pill Checks, Contraceptive Coil Insertion and Implant insertion done at the surgery
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Phlebotomy (blood test) services - PREDOMINANTLY for the benefit of our patients who are over 65 years of age and/or with poor mobility. Blood test services are available at Orpington Hospital without an appointment from the hours of 7.30 am and 4.45 pm daily.
Chiropody at Chelsfield Surgery - Available with Franco every Thurs Afternoon 2-6pm please ring for details and to book an appointment on 07790 827475 £25 per visit.
Minor Surgery Procedures Available with Dr Prema Ravi (Weekly Thurs mornings) - For any 'lumps and bumps'. Referrals to this service by GP/Nurse Practitioner only, internal and other practices.
Sexual Health Clinic - we have a new Sexual Health Nurse Clinic running, with new extended hours 1pm until 6.30pm MONDAYS for Smears, Post Natal Checks, Contraception, Contraception Implants and Pill Checks.
Contraceptive Services - Specialist services such as IUCD insertion/removal and implant insertion/removal are available at the Surgery, and carried out by Dr Prema Ravi, Dr Kristy Lau and Nurse Pat Grey.
Maternity Services - Care is usually shared between the practice and Princess Royal University Hospital. Our midwife will see you and also arrange for home visits if necessary. Please bring a sample of urine when you attend. The clinics are held every Thursday 8.45am - 11.30am.
For the 1st Appointment, this must be booked via the midwifery online portal.
Childhood Immunisations - Carried out by our Practice Nurses.
Travel Immunisations - Not all travel immunisations are FREE and available on the NHS, please click on the Travel Vaccinations tab for more information.
Adult Immunisation Programme - For the over 65s and those with a chronic disease, or at risk. Also carers and pregnant ladies are advised to have this vaccination.
You may be eligible for the Shingles vaccine. Use this link to help you find out. If so, please make an appointment with one of our nurses. If you require PNEUMONIA and SHINGLES vaccines, it is worth noting that they cannot be given at the same time. Appointments will need to be made 4 weeks apart.
Services no longer offered - Unfortunately our GPs are no longer able to sign passport forms, parachute fitness form or any forms that require the GP to make a clinical assessment of your ability to carry out the activity at that time.
Guide to GP Services
The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them. You can download the guide below.
We are unable to give any information regarding a patient to a third party without prior verbal or written consent from the patient concerned in respect of the patient requesting that information. This consent will then be entered onto the patient's medical record for future reference. We take patient confidentiality in this practice very seriously, and will not impart any patient information without the patient's verbal or written consent.
A Patient Guide to GP Services