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1st FloorAlfred Barrow Health CentreBarrow-in-FurnessCumbria, LA14 2LBTel: 01229 821599
Prescription Requests - We no longer accept telephone requests for prescriptions. * Please use one of the available apps i.e. patient access* You can mail your request to the surgery remember to address it to Abbey Road Surgery* We have a drop of box in the main entrance of the building* You can email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org Please don't forget to include your name, DOB & with all requests please nominate your chosen chemist for collectionPatient AccessPatient Access connects you to local health services when you need them most. Book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and discover local health services for you or your family via your mobile or home computer. Register for patient access HERE
Dr Arun Thimmiah MBBS MRCGP
Offers a full range of general practice care to his patients, and has a special interest in Infection control, Cancer/Palliative Care, Travel, Immunisations, minor surgery, joint injections and respiratory medicine, Care Homes & Referral Support/A&E Admissions
Dr Megan Wyatt M.B. Ch.B. DRCOG MRCGP DFFPM
Offers a full range of general practice care to her patients and has a special interest in Learning disability, Women's Health including contraception, Rheumatology, Minor Surgery and Diabetes Management & is our Safeguarding Lead.
Dr Muhammad Waqar Hameed MBBS MRCGPOffers a full range of general practice care to patients and has a specialist interest in Medicines Management, Wound Care, INR & DOAC, Dementia, Mental Health, CHD & Stroke & is our Safeguarding deputy.
Amanda RendallOffers a full range of general practice care to patients
HannahHannah is one of our Practice Nurse team & can carry out treatment room duties including smears, Travel Advice, Diabetes Management, Contraception Advice, CHD & Stroke.
AshleyAshley is one of our Practice Nurse team & can carry out treatment room duties including Mental Health Reviews, Travel Advice, Immunisations & Baby Immunisation Clinics.
The midwives provide expertise in ante-natal and post-natal care for expectant and new mothers. They hold ante-natal clinics at the surgery on Thursday mornings. Husbands and partners are very welcome. All the doctors provide maternity medical services, and we like to share ante-natal care with the hospital consultants. They can be contacted by calling 01229 403838
Sara Lomas is the surgery's main health visitor co-ordinator and she may be contacted by telephone on 01229 409624.
Community Psychiatric NursingWe have a team of mental health professionals who work in close communication with the surgery team. The CPNs work with patients with severe and enduring mental illness. You will need a referral from your GP or nurse practitioner if you think you need to see a mental health professional.
ICSOP Integrated Care Service for Older PeopleFaye Gillespie and her team work closely with the surgery, regularly visiting all or our care, residential and nursing homes. They conduct medication reviews and help ensure that our patients are cared for appropriately.