West Town Surgery is now a single-handed practice headed Dr Uzma Khan, who is assisted by a Practice Nurse, and by the Reception Team.
Dr Uzma Khan
A regular locum is also available
Health Care Assistant
Attached to the surgery
District Nursing Team
The District Nurses work closely with your GP and other agencies, to deliver evidence based care to patients in the community. They are responsible for giving nursing care, support and advice to those people suffering acute, long term and terminal illnesses, both in their own homes and within residential care. They can be contacted on (01724) 296981.
The Health Visitor will be able to advise and help with the general welfare of the community, especially for the very young, the elderly, mothers and the disabled. They are based at Central Surgery, Barton and you can contact them on (01724) 297865.
The midwives provide care for expectant mothers and after childbirth. They are based at The Children’s Centre at Castledyke School and can be contacted on (01652) 660052.