Violet Nyagwande is our mental health nurse who will work across all three PB practices and she works with us all day Thursday and a Friday afternoon. She is able to help with most mental health concerns for anyone over 18 including Functional mental health, Drug and alcohol use/Dual diagnosis, ADHD screening, Eating Disorders and Medication reviews. Appointments can be booked via the reception team.
Alice Morson and Daniel Bottrill are experienced Paramedics with the Ambulance Service. Alice and Dan support patients with home visits and acute problems such as chest infections, coughs/colds, earache, urine infections, bites/stings and much more. Please ask reception if you are unsure if your acute problem can be dealt with by our Paramedics.
Bhavika Popat and Krishma Patel are clinical pharmacists within our surgery, they help to resolve day-to-day medicine issues, medication reviews and treat patients directly. This includes providing help to manage long-term conditions, advising those taking multiple medicines and delivering clinical advice about treatments. Appointments can be booked via the reception team.
Kaywon Alekasir treats all minor aliments and also supports chronic disease management. Physician associates are trained healthcare professionals with a generalist medical education who provide crucial support to doctors and provides medical care as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team. Please ask reception if you are unsure if your problem can be dealt with by our Physician Associate.
The health visiting team is based in Elstree Way Clinic and aims to provide advice and a sympathetic, professional support service to those people with young families. They are able to offer guidance in all aspects of child development including feeding, coping with crying babies, postnatal depression and health education advice.
The health visitors can be contacted on 0208 3598 520.
There is a weekly antenatal clinic at Highview Medical Centre on Tuesday mornings . After an initial consultation with the GP all expectant mothers are invited to see the midwife at the surgery on a regular basis. Antenatal care at Highview is shared between the GP and the midwife team.
Postnatal care and six-week baby checks are provided by the GP by pre-bookable appointments