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We are considering email or text reminders for appointments and may also send information about our flu sessions and invitations for open day clinics. If you would be happy to receive information via email or text please inform a member of our reception team and we will update your records.

Online Services

If you would like to book your appointment and order your prescription online please ask one of our reception team who will register you for this service. Please bring along a copy of identification.

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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