We have a number of these monitors in the practice and they are invaluable for both making a diagnosis of Hypertension and monitoring the success and appropriateness of treatment.
Please arrange to have these tests performed with our Practice Nurse by appointment.
We offer baby vaccination clinics at different times throughout the week to facilitate you, our nurses are highly trained in this area and each baby is carefully assessed on each visit before receiving any vaccinations. Please make an appointment with our Receptionists.
We run our smear clinic at varoius times throughout the week to facilitate our patients. A smear test is a simple procedure that only takes minutes and is the most effective way to detect changes in the cells of the cervix.
Our doctors can offer you advice on a wide choice of contraceptive options available to both men and women.
We have an unlimited supply of liquid nitrogen for cryosurgical services which we undertake during routine surgery and during specialist surgical clinics.
We treat a number of lesions with cryosurgery including warts and veruccas, skin tags, seborrheic keratoses, superficial spreading basal cell carcinomas.
We carry out combined diabetic care with all of the local hospitals and have established a designated Diabetic Clinic. Please contact our Nurses for information on registering with this Clinic.
We offer conucelling and advice on family planning from pre-conception right up to pregnancy testing. We also offer advice on a wide range of contraception devices.
We can advise regarding pre-pregnancy planning and appropriate pre-pregnancy testing. We can advise regarding enhancing chances of achieving pregnancy and dealing with problems in achieving a pregnancy
We try to encourage any patient who is able to come into the surgery as it is easier for the doctors to treat patients in the surgery with access to a host of specialist equipment and medical supports. However, we do provide home visits for those who are extreemly ill and cant travel. Please contact our reception before 11am to book a house call.
All of our doctors have an interest in Maternity services. The states Maternity Scheme offers patients routine visits up to and including the two and six week checks free.
All of the doctors perform some minor surgery and Dr. McCormick has a particular interest in minor surgical procedures. Dr. McCormick is a member of the Primary Care Surgical Association of Ireland which is a grouping of General Practitioners with an interest in minor surgery.
We have a regular blood delivery service to a local laboratory in the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar, and transport leaves our centre in Clonbrusk at 11.00am sharp.
We are a designated HSE approved Vaccination Centre for Yellow Fever and have stocks of all travel vaccines including vaccines for Hepatitis, Rabies, Meningitis, Japanese Encephalitis and Cholera.
Vasectomy is the only form of male sterilisation available and it is a simple, safe and effective method of contraception for men.