We are a small suburban surgery based in the village of Mountsorrel. With 2 GPs, 2 practice nurses, a healthcare assistant and an admin team. We work together as a healthcare team and are committed to ensuring that our patients receive a friendly, caring and accessible family health service
We have a diverse patient population each with different healthcare needs, and we aim to provide a service that works for each of you. The main focus of our healthcare team is ensuring the good health and wellbeing of our patients and wherever possible to provide the right individualised care and treatment to maintain a good quality of life.
NEWS HEADLINES FROM CHARNWOOD SURGERY
Please see our 'Latest News' section (on right hand side) for more information.
***** Sharing your GP medical record with other healthcare
professionals involved in your care *****
Health services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are introducing a new system of sharing medical records between a GP practice and other NHS organisations.
The system will allow the healthcare professional who provide you with care, to view information in your GP medical record. Viewing your record will help to improve the quality of your care and potentially save lives. Please see Latest News (on right hand side) for more information.
***** Extended Opening Hours*****
From August 2015 we are introducing the availability of later appointments for routine consultations. These appointments will be available every Wednesday 6.30-7.15 p.m. with Dr. Darji and will commence from 5 August 2015.
****** Two New Services ******
We are now providing a Minor surgery Service. This means that we can now undertake procedures such as joint injections, removal of cysts and skin lesions and many other procedures. All minor surgery procedures are carried out at our premises in Mountsorrel.
We have made improvements to our Contraceptive Services. We can now provide the fitting and removal of implants and IUD/IUS.
****** PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP ******
Would you like to work with us to improve the services, care and treatment that we provide to all our patients? You could join our Patient Participation Group. Please see the Latest News section (on right hand side) for more information.
This General Practice is research active
Conducting high-quality clinical research helps us to keep improving NHS care by finding out which treatments work best.
In this practice, you might be asked to take part in a clinical research study. Alternatively, ask our staff about clinical studies suitable for you.
Taking part in a clinical research study is voluntary and can be a rewarding experience.
To find local clinical research studies, go to: www.ukctg.nihr.ac.uk
To find out more about clinical research in the East Midlands visit: http://www.crn.nihr.ac.uk/east-midlands
To read about other patients who have benefitted from taking part in clinical research visit: http://www.crn.nihr.ac.uk/can-help/patients-carers-public/patient-stories/
(Site updated 31/07/2015)