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Community Midwives

We offer antenatal clinics on Tuesdays and Fridays. We will care for you throughout your pregnancy and at home after you have had your baby. We also offer a choice on place of birth whether it be in the hospital or at home.

If you need to contact us with a non-urgent enquiry please leave us a message at the surgery. If your query is urgent please call the Labour Ward on 01271 322605 which offers a 24 hour service.

 

Community Nurses

The community nurses care for patients in their own homes. 

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

Attached Staff

Hospice Care Nurses

The nurses are based at Deer Park Hospice in Newport, Barnstaple and liaise closely with the GPs and Nurses.  The Hospice has a bedded unit, day care facilities and a team of nurses who see patients and families in their own homes.

 

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Litchdon Medical Centre also offers in house NHS physiotherapy. This service provides advice and treatment for the improvement of musculoskeletal problems and can be accessed through referral from your GP. Chris has been working as a physio in the North Devon area for the last 10 years and continues to work along side GPs to promote the best possible long term outcome for the patient.

 
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