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Teenager Services

If you have any anxieties or worries please feel free to come and discuss them with the doctor. You will be treated in confidence.

Chlamydia Screening

Available to all 15-24 year olds registered at the surgery. Getting tested for Chlamydia is quick, simple and confidential. It’s just a simple urine test and you’ll receive your result back within a fortnight. If the test shows you have Chlamydia, don’t worry, as it can be treated with one dose of antibiotics.
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All family planning services are offered in normal surgery times.

We offer confidential advice and information about contraception and sexual health.

We provide a range of services including:

  • Confidential advice about contraception
  • The combined oral contraceptive pill
  • The progestogen-only pill
  • Progestogen injections
  • Limited supplies of free condoms
  • Free emergency contraception
  • Confidential advice about STIs
  • Cervical screening
  • Unplanned pregnancy advice
  • Pre-conception advice and fertility awareness information
  • Fitting and checking of coils and the Mirena coil
  • Insertion and removal of the contraceptive implant/rod (Nexplanon)

External Links

Planning a Pregnancy – NHS UK

Cervical Screening – NHS UK

The Facts about Contraception – NHS UK


The surgery has access to two counselling services. Our counsellors provide a whole range of consulting techniques including supportive counselling, CBT, anger management and short course psychotherapy. Access to these services is a via a doctor’s referral.External Websites:

Counselling – NHS UK

Mental Health – NHS UK


Bullying UK


The Royal College of Psychiatrists

Hertfordshire Well Being Team

The Wellbeing Service offers psychological help and practical support for people experiencing a wide range of very common mental health problems such as worry, low mood, insomnia and stress.

For more information read the attached leaflet

Stop Smoking Services


If you smoke, you have an increased risk of severe illness with COVID-19. Your doctor would like you to stop smoking as soon as possible. Contact Hertfordshire Health Improvement Service on  0800 389 3 998 OR text  quit4covid  to  80818  for telephone support and medication to quit smoking. 

Referrals can also be made by calling 0800 389 3 998 or by email to [email protected]

Stop Smoking Services

Any patient wishing to give up smoking can be seen at the surgery by our nurses and Healthcare assistant. They provide continued structured support and advice, giving patients the best opportunity to give up smoking.

The surgery now offers a stop smoking clinic on a Saturday Morning. If you are interested please make an appointment at reception.

The services we offer from the Practice can:

  • Boost your willpower to stop smoking
  • Concentrate your efforts by getting advice from someone who knows your medical background
  • Help you feel that you’re not doing it alone
  • Help you to cope when you are tempted to smoke
  • Monitor improvements to your health so that you can see the benefits

There is also a Hertfordshire Stop Smoking Service – 0800 389 3998 or visit the Smoke Free website.

External Websites
For more information about quitting smoking visit:
No Smoking Day  – Information to help you to kick the habit.
Go smoke free – This website contains detailed information about the free NHS support services.
Smoking Cessation – NHS UK Site if you smoke, giving up is probably the greatest single step you can take to improve your health.
Quit Org. – Quit is the independent charity whose aim is to save lives by helping smokers to stop.
Smoking Quitters Cost Tool – Calculate the money you will save with NHS Direct quitters cost calculator and plan how to spend it.
ASH – Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) is a campaigning public health charity that works to eliminate the harm caused by tobacco.