Cottenham Surgery

Phone lines open 8am to 6pm


Find out more about the clinics and services available at the surgery.

Antenatal care

Routine antenatal check-ups by our qualified midwife at the practice. The midwife attached to the practice can be contacted on 01223 348981 (Ivy Team).


The practice offers regular check-ups and advice from practice nurses on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication. Please click here to complete the asthma review questionnaire before your annual appointment. Time: Monday ... [continue] Asthma

Breast screening

The nurse is available to teach breast awareness. All eligible women aged 50-64 will automatically be invited to attend a mammogram (breast x-ray) every three years by the NHS Screening ... [continue] Breast screening

Cervical smears

Cervical smears are carried out by appointment with a practice nurse. Reminder letters are sent by the Cervical Screening Services to patients who are due to have a smear.

Child surveillance

Development checks for pre-school children are performed at regular intervals in association with the health visitor. Health visitors can be contacted on 03000 295050. The Practice Nurse performs immunisation of ... [continue] Child surveillance

Family planning

We hold a family planning clinic at the practice. We provide advice on contraception including coil fitting and provision of free condoms. Some contraception methods may require a referral.

Health promotion

We offer health checks for all patients and give advice regarding blood pressure, weight, and lifestyle including smoking, alcohol intake and exercise.

Travel health

Stay safe and healthy abroad If you are travelling abroad you may need to be vaccinated. The surgery is currently unable to offer this service. Travel vaccinations are available from ... [continue] Travel health


Routine and travel vaccinations for all ages are available during surgery times by appointment with our nurses. We run a flu jab clinic in late October. Ask at reception for further ... [continue] Vaccinations

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 1st August, 2022