Dawes Family Practice

01706 644 040


Clinic times

Monday 2.00pm – 4.00pm CHD Clinic
Tuesday 11.00am – 1.00pm Baby Clinic
Wednesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm Diabetic Clinic
Thursday 2.00pm – 3.30pm COPD Clinic
Thursday 4.00pm – 5.30pm Asthma Clinic

Postnatal clinic

Post Natal Appointments can be booked in with Dr Urkel if needed.

Antenatal clinic

Ante-Natal Appointments are booked with the midwives at Howard Street Clinic, Meanwood Children’s Centre on Churchill Street, Castleton Children’s Centre on Melville Street, Norden Community Centre on Shawfield Lane. If you have any queries feel free to contact the Midwife Team on 01706 517223

Baby clinic

Baby Clinic is held every Tuesday with the Practice Nurse. For a baby’s first injections at 8 weeks old they will see the Practice Nurse for vaccinations and also Dr Darling/Dr Urkel for an 8 week general examination.

We no longer have Health Visitors attending the surgery so appointments have to be booked else where. The health visitor clinics are held at Howard Street Clinic every Thursday 10.00am – 11.30am, Meanwood Children’s Centre every Tuesday 9.30am – 11.30am or Castleton Children’s Centre every Wednesday 1.00pm – 3.00pm. If you have any queries feel free to contact the Health Visiting Team on 01706 676300

Travel vaccinations

Travel Vaccinations can be booked in with the Practice Nurse from Monday to Friday. When booking these appointments the Reception staff will inform you if any charges are involved.

Flu clinic

We hold a Flu Clinic from October to March for vaccinations. These are mainly for patients over the age of 65, patients with chronic diseases or pregnant women.

Asthma clinic

Asthma Clinic appointments are booked on Thursday afternoons with the Practice Nurse and Health Care Assistant who can help to assist with inhaler techniques, lifestyle and medication.

COPD clinic

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and CHD (Coronary Heart Disease) patients are sent appointments routinely to have annual check-ups in the clinics with the Practice Nurse.

Hypertension monitoring

Hypertension monitoring is done routinely by either the Practice Nurse or Health Care Assistant from Monday to Friday. If you are attending the surgery you can also collect a token from the Reception desk and use our machine in the surgery to assess your own height, weight and blood pressure.

Diabetic review

Diabetic reviews are also sent appointments routinely for annual check-ups.

Coil checks/Smear tests

Coil Checks or smear tests are booked in with the Practice Nurse from Monday to Friday.

Pill checks

Pill Checks are now booked in with a GP of your choice, patients require a pill check annually but can request their prescriptions over the phone or online in between this time period.

Minor Surgery clinic

We also hold Minor Surgery Clinics every Thursday 11.30am – 12.30pm with either Dr Majumdar or Dr Darling, and the practice nurse.

NHS Health Checks, Taxi/HGV Medicals and Adoption Medicals are also all done at the practice and can be booked in with a GP or Practice Nurse, Monday – Friday.