Useful Information

As a practice we have worked very hard on this section on our website as we want to provide our patients with as much support as possible. On this page we have provided links to many different services all our patients can access and many accept self referrals - so an appointment with a GP is not needed. All of these websites are services our GP's recommend patients to look at.

Self Care and Help

Visit the links below to see if you can self help or get more inspired to live well.  

We want you to be pro-active about taking care and staying in good health, so we've added the links for Live Well and Wellbeing sections too, so please do check them out, get inspired and share with others!

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If you feel unwell but not unwell enough to visit the surgery - visit a chemist first. A pharmacist will be able to offer you advise.

When the practice is closed and you feel you need urgent medical advice or help that is not an emergency call 111.  Visit for more information.

Non NHS Services

Please see the list below for what our practice offers and our charges.


  • Private sick certificate - £ 15.00
  • Private prescription (e.g. Malaria) - £ 14.00
  • Insurance Form - £ 25.00
  • Letters - from £ 10.00


  • Holiday cancellations - £ 25.00
  • Holiday insurance form - £ 25.00
  • Fitness to travel - £ 25.00
  • Insurance claims - £ 25.00
  • GP reports - £ 85.00


  • HGV - £100.00
  • PSV - £100.00
  • Taxi - £100.00
  • Employment Medicals - £100.00

Please be aware that all of these may take up to 4 weeks as our doctors are very busy. Please be patient and we will complete them as soon as possible. 



We run the following clinics on a regular basis:

  • Midwife Clinics - First appointments on a Monday afternoon and follow-up appointments on a Wednesday afternoon.  
  • Childhood Vaccination every two weeks on a Monday Afternoon.
  • Liquid Nitrogen Clinic - Usually the last Thursday of the month however this may change. Please check with reception.  
  • Diabetic Specialist Clinics - If you are appropriate for this clinic you will be invited through the post. 
  • COPD and Asthma Clinics - If you are appropriate for this clinic you will be invited through the post. 



Some of our other services include:

  • 24 Hour Blood Pressuring Monitoring
  • Helicobacter Pylori Tests
  • Cervical Smears
  • NHS Health Checks with GENVASC 
  • Contraception Services
  • INR Testing
  • ECG's 
  • Spirometrys and Spirometry Reversibility
  • Well man / Woman Check


See our Test Results page for information on obtaining your test results.



We run the following seasonal services:

  • Flu






Whitwick Road Surgery

Whitwick Road
LE67 3FA
Tel: 01530 836507
Fax: 01530 836615



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