Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioners (NPare educated and trained to provide health promotion and maintenance through the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic condition.

Sydenham House Medical Group have a number of Nurse Practioners based within the surgeries. 



Our Practice nurse is qualified and a registered nurse. She can help with health issues such as family planning and healthy living advice. The practice nurse also runs clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma, COPD,  diabetes, hypertension and CHD etc. Cervical smears, breast examination,  travel immunisations and  child immunisations are also done by our practice nurse.

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as blood pressure measurement, NHS health checks  and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

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