10 March 2020 | Team news
A national measure of the results of surgery has identified Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre as best in the country for primary knee replacement surgery.
21 February 2020 | Team news
When Dr Susanne Charlton a GP at Port View Surgery, needed treatment for trigger thumb and a carpal tunnel decompression, she turned to Peninsula Treatment Centre in Plymouth.
19 February 2020 | Health news
Sinusitis is when your nasal passages becomes inflamed, usually due to an infection caused after a flu or cold.
15 January 2020 | Health news
An endoscope is a long, thin, flexible tube that has a light and camera at the end for doctors to see the inside of your body on a television screen.
13 January 2020 | Team news
A £300,000 investment in sterile services will see patients at Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Gillingham safer than ever.
8 January 2020 | Health news
Is your dandruff making you feel self-conscious? Fear not, dandruff can affect any of us and there are multiple ways of getting rid or reducing it.
8 December 2019 | Health news
More than 70,000 knee replacements took place across England and Wales last year. It is a major, yet effective and common operation and over time becomes the only way to eradicate pain and improve quality of life. How do you know when you need a knee replacement?
1 December 2019 | Health news
The maximum waiting time for non-urgent consultant-led treatments is 18 weeks, and if you have to wait longer this is known as a ‘breach’. With a little research and discussion with your GP or other referring clinician, it is possible to receive such treatment well within the 18-week maximum period.
19 October 2019 | Health news
Periods are natural, healthy and a part of the female experience, for most women; and though no two women’s periods are the same.
9 June 2019 | Health news
With the weather finally improving, we’re all itching to get out into our gardens and make up for lost time over what seems to have been a very long winter. With clearing, digging and planting there is always the risk of the odd small injury, but did you know that a scratch or scrape could […]
24 April 2019 | Health news
White Coat Syndrome describes a patient experiencing high blood pressure and anxiety when in a clinical situation. It’s estimated that as many as 1 in 8 patients experience the symptoms of White Coat Syndrome.
9 April 2019 | Health news
This week is National Gardening Week, marking one of the busiest weeks in the gardening calendar. There’s no doubting it – we are a nation of keen gardeners. As well as creating beautiful environments for our home, and growing fruit and veg to maintain a good diet, research has also shown that being active outdoors […]