Clinical Services


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Sandy Lane Health Centre, Westgate, Skelmersdale. Lancs. WN8 8LA

Railway Road Surgery, 11 Railway Road, Ormskirk, Lancs. L39 2DN

Hillside Health Centre, Tanhouse Road, Skelmersdale. Lancs WN8 6DS

North Meols Medical Centre, Church Road, Banks Southport PR9 8ET

Email:  Fax: 01695 556144

Surgery Closed? Not an emergency? Not sure what to do?   CALL 111



Telephone: 01695 736000

Name of Service


General medical consultations

Please phone, we operate the Doctor First ® system.

Home visiting

Please phone practice first

Minor Surgery

Please arrange to see GP / Nurse first. These are on a Tuesday Morning at Sandy Lane

Contraceptive Services

We have a Sexual Health clinic on Thursdays for specialised advice, general contraceptiove advice can be obtained from nurses or GPs.

Coil Fitting

Please discuss with Mrs Biswas, these are generally fitted during or immediately after your period.

Non Scalpel Vasectomy

Please ask to speak to any Dr or Nurse who will arrange pre op assessment and counselling.

For more details click here

Warfarin Monitoring

These clinics are on Tuesday and Thursday. Please phone and leave a message for Ms Hume or Sr Cockle.

For more details click here

Diabetes care and follow up

General Advice -- Any Practice Nurse / GP

Specialised Advice -- Dr S Biswas / Sr E Roberts

Chronic Lung disease

Sr Roberts is the lead on this. You may be referred for a Spirometry to the Health Care Assistant

For details about Spirometry click here

Smoking Cessation

Advisors are available across central Lancashire, offering free one-to-one and group support or telephone consultations to help people who want to stop smoking. Call free on 0800 328 6297 to find out more.

We can also help you cope with cravings using nicotine replacement therapy, Zyban or Champix on prescription.

Private Services

Some Services are outwith the NHS.
HGV / Taxi medicals / Drivers medicals
Travel Medicals
Housing reports
Certain Vaccinations for Travel
Botox treatment.

Sexual Health

We have a specialist sexual health clinic on Thursday morning.

Health Screening

Please contact the surgery.

Baby Clinic

Child development checks are mostly done by the Health Visitor, you will receive an appointment direct from them. Baby's 6 week checks are done by GPs here in the surgery. Book to see the GP at the appropriate time and tell the receptionist it is for a 6 week check.

 Remember to bring your child health record (Red Book)

Minor Surgery

Please ask your GP to refer you. This service available to all patients in Central Lancs. The sessions are help at Sandy Lane Skelmersdale and Railway Road Ormskirk.

Please click here for more details

Ante Natal Care

When you first find you are pregnant, please call us and we will arrange your first GP appointment and book you for either hospita/ / shared care or home delivery.

Ante natal clinics are on Tuesday afternoon