We are now taking bookings for our flu clinic which is being held on Saturday 23rd September.

We are also holding a shingles/flu clinic for those of you who are eligible for both vaccines on 23rd September.

Please contact reception on 01271 329004 to check whether you are eligible and to make an appointment.


Thank you to our patients who completed the national patient survey for Brannam Medical Centre. We have now received the results and would like to share these with you. Please click here to view the results.


We use a messaging system called MJOG which allows us to contact our patients by text and voice message. We have been using this to invite our patients in for their seasonal flu vaccinations, chronic disease recalls and also for appointment reminders.

We would like to make our patients aware that if you receive a voice message starting 'This is a message from Brannam Medical Centre' it is a genuine message from us and please listen to the message all the way through and you will be able to respond.

If you do not wish to receive messages in this way, please contact the reception team.

National Diabetes Audit (NDA): Helping to improve diabetes care

Brannam Medical Centre is taking part in an important national project about diabetes care and treatment in the NHS. Please click here for more information.


Please remember to arrive at least 5 minutes before your appointment to give your heart rate a chance to steady. Please wear loose clothing and refrain from Caffeine and Nicotine for at least 30 minutes prior to your Blood Pressure appointment.

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Our Rapid Access Clinic runs daily for medical problems that have come on suddenly and require immediate medical attention.


Please note that if the problem is of a chronic or ongoing nature it may be better to make a routine appointment to see your GP.

Please see the table below to see if your medical problem is suitable for the Rapid Access Clinic. The clinic is run by the duty doctor and a practise nurse.

Telephone 01271 329004 to make an appointment.


Opening Times
Monday14:00 - 15.30 & 16.00-17.30
Tuesday13.00 - 14.30  &  16:00 - 17.30
Wednesday13.00 - 14.30  &  16:00 - 17.30
Thursday13.00 - 14.30  &  16:00 - 17.30
Friday13.00 - 14.30  &  16:00 - 17.30





What can be treated at the Rapid Access Clinic?



bumps, cuts, bruises and sprains, including head injuries and whip lash.


rashes, ringworm, warts, cold sores, herpes, verrucae, boils, bites, stings, sunburn, impetigo, eczema, head lice, ulcers, infected cuts, shingles, ingrown toe nail, moles and mouth problems.

Ear, Nose & Throat

sore throat, tonsillitis, ear ache, colds and flu, sinusitis, cough, acute asthma, fever, hay fever, nosebleeds.


sore eyes, styes, conjunctivitis.


abdominal pain, diarrhoea & vomiting, UTI, balanitis (sore penis), indigestion, constipation, threadworms, cystitis, itchy bottom.

Head, Neck & Back

headache, dizziness, neck pain, back pain

Women's Problems

emergency oral contraception, urgent pill questions, vaginal discharge, mastitis in pregnancy.

Mental Health

panic attacks, hyperventilation.


If you are unsure whether you should be seen in this clinic, please ask a receptionist who can help and advise you.

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