Cottenham Surgery

Phone lines open 8am to 6pm

Care and support

Carers

Are you looking after or providing support for a relative, friend or neighbour? Are you being helped or supported by a relative friend or neighbour? Your GP needs to know ... [continue] Carers

Community care

Home Help and Meals on Wheels and other services are available from the Social Services team. Please contact them directly on 0845 045 5202.

Fear of flying advice

Our concerns around using diazepam in patient who are nervous about flying are as follows: Diazepam is a sedative, which means it makes you sleepy, more relaxed and can significantly ... [continue] Fear of flying advice

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Find your NHS number

Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. It is on any letter you receive from the NHS. You do not need to know your NHS ... [continue] Find your NHS number

NHS App

NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone, tablet or computer. You can use the NHS app to: Get your ... [continue] NHS App

NHS Health A to Z

Look up information about different conditions and treatments using the NHS Health A-Z widget on this page.    

NHS Live Well

Please use the NHS widget on this page for information and advice on healthy living.

Weight management

Patients can access the following support whilst they are waiting to for the Healthy You Tier 2 Adult Weight Management programme: Free NHS Weight Loss Plan App 12 week plan ... [continue] Weight management

NHS video library

There are lots of information and advice videos on the NHS YouTube channel. The service is provided to help you make choices about your health, from lifestyle decisions about things ... [continue] NHS video library

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?

Date published: 5th February, 2021
Date last updated: 1st August, 2022