Clinics & Services
Family planning services are available with most of the doctors. Advice and information is available on all types of contraception including fitting of the coil by certain doctors. We currently do not offer contraceptive implant fitting but please ask if you have any queries in relation to these services.
Sexual Health screening for sexually transmitted infections without the need for an intimate examination is available. Just download the questionnaire below and contact the surgery to make an appointment. Sexual Health Questionnaire
Antenatal Clinics are held in Bangor on Monday from 9.00 - 10.30 am and Holywood on Tuesday morning from 8.45 - 10.00 am. Other times by arrangement.
Baby Clinics for eight-week developmental checks and childhood vaccinations are held in Bangor on Tuesday mornings 9.00 - 11.00 am and Holywood on Wednesday mornings from 9.00 - 11.00 am.
Minor Surgery for a variety of minor procedures can be carried out in the practice including removal of warts and skin lesions, excision of cysts etc. Please arrange an appointment with the doctor first for assessment and advice.
Cervical Smear Clinics are held each week by appointment. All women up to the age of 50 are encouraged to have a smear test every three years or between ages 50 - 64 every five years.
A new video that shows women what to expect when they attend for cervical screening has been produced by the Public Health Agency. It covers the complete screening journey including the invitation, the smear test, laboratory processing, results and attendance for colposcopy. The video is primarily aimed at women attending screening for the first time aged 25 and is on the Northern Ireland Cancer Screening Programmes website at the following link:
Asthma Clinics are run by our practice nurses in both Priory and Springhill surgeries to check on inhaler techniques, give information and help the doctors with any follow up care required.
Diabetic Clinics are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month in Holywood and the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month in Bangor. Appointments are sent out to diabetic patients at the doctor’s request throughout the year and patients have access to a dietician and podiatrist.