Midwifery clinics are held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at the surgery for routine antenatal care.
A Friday clinic is held at the surgery for new pregnancies, the first midwife contact.
Our midwife Debbie would like to congratulate expectant mums. This is the start of something very special and Debie is delighted to offer her support, advice and midwifery care to help you achieve a healthy outcome for you and your baby.
Debbie holds three routine antenatal care clinics per week at Churchdown Surgery
- Tuesday, Wednesday's and Thursdays afternoons.
When Debbie is not undertaking clinics, she is usually doing postnatal visits, neonatal exams, homebirths, new bookings or parent-craft education.
In the case of an emergency and you are less than 16 weeks please contact the surgery on 01452 899762, if more than 16 weeks please call midwifery triage: 08454 225541.
Messages can also be left at Churchdown Surgery on 01452 899762, which Debbie can pick up on her clinic days - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday or at the Community Midwives Office between 9.00am - 10.00am on 08454 225128.
Your First Appointment:
A patient’s first appointment will be available on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday afternoon's and will be an information giving appointment, followed by a home appointment a couple of weeks later. The appointment should aim to be booked when patients are 6-8 weeks pregnant and when you make a midwife first appointment at the Surgery patients will be give a ‘bounty pack’, which contains important information and documentation to be completed in black ink. Please bring the bounty pack to the first appointment and subsequent appointments, along with a specimen of urine.