Latest News and Announcements (August 2015)
Hellos and goodbyes
Farewell to Dr Nadiah Al-Ammar who has finished her six month training post at the Abbey Medical Centre. We wish her all the best for the future. Welcome to two new trainee doctors - Dr Laetitia Clarke, ST2, who joins us for six months and Dr Grace Howarth, ST3, who joins us for twelve months.
The Abbey Medical Centre is welcoming new patients.
Click here to find out how to join the Abbey Medical Centre.
Would you like to improve your sleep?
This month, our health blog highlights the common and distressing problem of insomnia. Written by guest author Dr Hugh Selsick, Consultant from the Insomnia Clinic at University College Hospital the post contains useful information and a helpful video. Click here to find out more.
Do you suffer from high blood pressure? Do you feel that every day stress is making it worse? Would you like to learn how to relax more effectively?
If you answered YES to any of these questions, then this workshop may be for you. This free workshop explores topics including what stress is, where it comes from, how it can affect blood pressure and ideas about how to manage stress better.
Each month the Abbey Medical Centre website will highlight a local charity, group or organization which serves the needs or interests of our local community.
This month, we highlight the Friends of Alexandra Road Park and the restoration of the public space in the middle of the Alexandra and Ainsworth Estate.
In Camden there are proposals to share your health data. The team at the Abbey Medical Centre believe that all of our patients should know about these proposals.
Click here for further information.
If you want to quit smoking, there are many ways in which we can help you.
The Abbey Medical Centre runs a stop smoking clinic and there are also a number of stop smoking services available across Camden for our patients.
It is now easy to get help to lose weight and you don't need a referral from your GP.
The Camden Weight Management Service (called Apples & Pears) is available for all adults and children in Camden who would like help to lose weight.
Would you recommend the Abbey Medical Centre to your friends or family? Click here to find out more about The Friends and Family Test to have your say.