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Public Holidays for 2019/2020:

Monday 23 September 2019
Wednesday 25 December 2019
Thursday 26 December 2019
Wednesday 1 January 2020
Thursday 2 January 2020


Protected Learning Time dates (the practice will close at 12.30 pm) are:

Wednesday 4 September 2019
Wednesday 30 October 2019
Wednesday 20 November 2019


The practice closes from 12.30p.m. to 1.30 p.m. every Wednesday.

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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