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We now offer extended hours access via telephone consultations.  If you require an out of hours telephone consultation please contact reception on 0161 214 8710 to book.

Due to the volume of work and staffing issues we are unable to turn prescriptions around in 2 days.  Please allow 3 WORKING DAYS before collection your prescriptions.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

We are currently running a patient survey.  If you would like a questionnaire please ask at reception.

Military Veterans - Please let us know who you are.  We can then send you useful information on how to access health services and support groups.

 

 

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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