Phlebotomy

All registered patients who are well (without symptoms) may book for routine screening bloods.

When checking for cholestrol and diabetes you must be fasting for a minimum of 12 hours prior to the blood test, water and medications are permitted. 

Full blood count

Renal and liver profile

Bone profile including calcium

Fasting glucose

Fasting lipids

Thyroid function test

Men over 50 - PSA every 2 years

Over 70 - Vit B12 Folate

All patients who have symptoms must book an appointment with the doctor for assessment to plan the correct diagnostic investigations prior to being seen by the Practice Nurse for blood tests.

Additional tests available on discussion with the GP when indicated may include (not limited to): 

Menopause Profile   

Fertility Profile

Screen Haemochromotosis 

Autoimmunne Screening 

Vitamin D

Coeliac Screen 

Diabetes 

Anaemia Screen

Liver Screen 

Bowel Screen