Silverbirch Medical Practice, Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland
Silverbirch Medical Practice, Sussex
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Welcome to Silverbirch Medical Practice and Bangor Travel Clinic

Our Doctors and Nurses provide NHS clinics and services to almost 3000 registered patients.  We also provide a range of private clinics and services available to registered patients and the general public. We are a teaching practice linked to Queen's University Belfast School of Medicine and the Physician Associate Studies Programme at the University of Ulster.

We are currently accepting new patients - so if you are looking for a GP and live within our practice boundary then you are free to register with the practice. You can call in to the surgery to collect the registration forms or download them from this page.

For private services including appointments, medicals, Driver Medicals NI and Bangor Travel Clinic there is no need to register - call 028 91 455 000 to make an appointment.

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Flu Clinics

27 September 2019

This year our flu clinics will be held on:

Wednesday 16 October 2019 from 1300 - 1800 for those aged over 65 years

Saturday 26 October 2019 from 0830 - 1330 for those aged under 65 years eligible for vaccination, and pre-school children over 2 years old

By now you should have received a Flu Clinic Invitation in the post.  These invitations are generated from a computer search to identify eligible patients. If you believe you are eligible but have not received an invitation please contact the Practice and we will be happy to help you.

Recruiting - Travel Health Nurse

25 September 2019

We are currently recruiting for a Travel Health Nurse to join the team at Bangor Travel Clinic.  We are dedicated to providing an excellent, convenient travel health service for the people of Bangor and beyond.  We offer opportunities for further learning and career development within our friendly team.  For further details please see the Job Description and Person Specification.  Enquiries are welcome to the Practice Manager.

Chickenpox vaccine | Private chickenpox vaccination | Private chickenpox vaccine available 

13 March 2019

We now have chickenpox vaccine in stock and we are offering private vaccination for suitable patients over 12 months of age.  To find out more visit our chickenpox vaccine page.

Cardiac Event Monitoring

20 May 2018

We now offer Cardiac Event Monitoring in the Practice.  This is performed using a heart rhythm monitoring device worn for 24-72 hours.  It is used to diagnose the cause of palpitations and other symptoms that may be due to a heart rhythm abnormality.  Having our own Cardiac Event Monitor allows us to offer this service within the practice without having to make a referral to the cardiology service.  This will allow quicker investigation for patients with palpitations and other symptoms while also taking pressure off the cardiology service so that patients with other problems can be seen more quickly.  If you have palpitations please start by making an appointment with a GP who will arrange the appropriate investigations.

Sexual Health Screening

16 May 2018

We now offer asymptomatic sexual health screening at Silverbirch.  This is available for any patient who doesn't have symptoms of a sexually transmitted infection but would like a sexual health check up to put their mind at ease.  It is beneficial to diagnose and treat sexual health infections early.  The sexual health screen includes tests for Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, HIV and Syphillis.  If you would like sexual health screening please make an appointment with Nurse McVea.


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