Dedicated Diabetic Clinic at Catherine Street Medical Centre
We run a dedicated Diabetic clinic, at which we monitor Diabetic patients’ blood sugar control & we strive to reduce their risk factors for heart disease and the complications of Diabetes.
Ultimately, our goal is to improve the quality of life of our Diabetic patients.
Dedicated Heart Watch Clinic
For patients with established heart disease, such as heart attacks or those with coronary stents inserted, angioplasty or bypass surgery this prevention programme assists in secondary prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD).
The specialist nurse moniters blood pressures, cholesterol, smoking status, exercise, and weight changes (BMI) on a regular basis.
The Heartwatch programme has demonstrated significant improvements in reducing risk factors and improving our treatment of heart disease.
Care of our Older Patients – Chronic Disease Management Clinics
NB :This is a very important service for older patients .
Any patient with a Doctor Visit Card or a Medical Card over the age of 65 years is being offered a FREE twice yearly check up with our Doctor and Nurse if you have one or more of the following problems :
1. Heart History – atrial fibrillation , ischemic heart disease , heart failure
2. Brain History – mini stroke or stroke
3. Chest history – asthma / COPD
Pls phone surgery for appointment 051-875338/ 877317 if you feel you are in this category but have not been contacted by us already .
For more information on Chronic Disease Management please use this link -> Looking after my health