Quintin Medical Centre

Hawkswood Road, Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 1UG
Dr Kerstin Edwards; Dr Dominic Gray; Dr Grazyna Gardner; Dr Rozanne Lowe; Dr Jennifer Smithson

Clinics & Services

We offer the following services

Nursing Clinics

Including dressings, ear-syringing, chronic disease management, blood pressure checks, blood tests, child immunisations and travel vaccinations. (If you have a blood test remember to ring in after 2pm 3 or more days later to get your results).

We are happy to assess and treat minor injuries. For more major injuries you may be referred to Accident and Emergency.

Health Checks

Including new patient registration checks, well-woman checks, over-75 checks, new baby 72-hours and 6-week checks.

Warfarin monitoring clinics

These are nurse led.

Sexual Health screening and treatment

These clinics can be provided by both male and female doctors.

Contraceptive implants, injections, device fitting

These clinics can be provided by both male and female doctors.

Joint injections

These can be provided by arrangement through your GP.

Specialist Diabetes review clinics

These are nurse led.

Cardiovascular disease risk screening

These are nurse led.

Smoking cessation clinics

We are offering support and NHS prescriptions to all patients who wish to kick the habit.

These clinics are nurse led.

Travel advice

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to complete a travel questionnaire.

This can be downloaded and once completed handed in at reception but please remember that you will need to contact the surgery about 7-10 days after you have sent the form to inquire what vaccinations you require.

The Nurses will assess your vaccination requirements based on the information provided so please give as much detail as possible.

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:

Europe Europe & Russia North America North America
Central America Central America South America South America
Caribbean Caribbean Africa Africa
Middle East Middle East Central Asia Central Asia
East Asia East Asia Australasia Australasia and Pacific

Travelling in Europe

If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:-

http://ec.europa.eu/archives/publications/booklets/eu_glance/86/en.pdf (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view).

Flu Vaccination

We recommend that all patients with diabetes, asthma, chronic heart, lung or kidney problems and anyone over 65 years of age are vaccinated each year, typically available from September.

For more details on when these are available check with the surgery or look for updates on this web-site.

Minor Surgery

Dr Gray provides this service. Operations will usually take place in our modern facility at Quintin Medical Centre Punnetts Town.

Dermatology

Dr Gray provides specialist dermatology services for the Hailsham community and accepts referrals from all local GPs.