Sexual Health

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are diseases passed on through intimate sexual contact. They can be passed on during vaginal, anal and oral sex, as well as through genital contact with an infected partner.

The most common STs include:

  • Chlamydia • Genital warts • Genital herpes • Gonorrhoea
  • Syphilis • HIV • Trichomoniasis • Pubic lice • Scabies
  • Balanitis • Non-specific urethritis


If you have any questions or problems regarding contraception or planned pregnancy please do not hesitate to book an appointment.

Our Nursing Team offers all forms of contraception including Pills, injections. Dr O’Brien and Dr Probert have regular contraception clinics at practice for Implant and coil fit and removals.

Sexual Health testing

If you are wanting to get tested for a STI you can either go to a local sexual health clinic in your area or you can order a home test kit which will come to your home discreetly. Both of these services are free.

Emergency contraception

You can obtain free Emergency contraceptive pill up to 72 hours after unprotected sex from any of the following:

  • Local Pharmacies
  • Any sexual health clinic

Local Sexual Health Clinics

Find Sexual Health Advice & Clinics Near You | HCRG Care Group (

Or you can contact the centralised booking number via calling 0300 247 0020.