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The Harland Medical PracticeArches Health CentreWestminster AvenueBelfast, BT4 1NSTel: 028 90563397
Is no longer running from the Harland Medical Practice, instead to book in with the community midwife please ring 02890633049 between 09:00-09:30 or 14:00-16:00 to book an appointment.
The baby clinic is still running from a clean zone in the health centre, contact the surgery for more information.
The baby clinic is on Wednesday mornings from 09:00 to 11:30 (by appointment only).
This clinic is run by Dr Gillian Millar for immunisations and child development checks and gives you the opportunity to discuss other issues such as sleeping, feeding and child health worries.
To see the health visitor a separate clinic is run in the Arches Health centre at the Clinical zone on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.
Dr David Best and Dr Stuart Kane are fully trained to carry out minor surgical procedures at the surgery (by appointment only). The doctors will advise you regarding using this service. Please note these appointments are usually within four to six weeks. Referrals to hospital may take much longer.
The practice has a CBT counsellor Mrs Gillian Hughes.
Dr Alex Hoey can fit contraceptive coils and implants and provide emergency contraception. Please phone to make an appointment with her if required.
If you are aged 75 or over you can be seen annually by a doctor or nurse. Please contact the surgery if you wish to avail of this service. If you have not had a general check up in the past three years we would like you to make an appointment and come and see either the doctor or nurse.
There is currently no travel clinic in Holywood Arches Health Centre. Contact the surgery for more information or search for your local Masta Travel Clinic.
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Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
When a doctor asks you to attend the treatment room to have blood tests taken it is important that you phone back in approximately 3 to 4 days for the result.
You can contact the practice on 028 90563397 between 14:00 and 16:00 each day.
The administrator will give you the report on the result on behalf of the doctor and any additional messages left by the doctor.
The Flu Clinics have now finished - if you have had your vaccine yet please contact the surgery.