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May Bank Holiday 


The Surgery will be closed on Monday 6th May 2019 and Monday 27th May 2019. Please see our homepage to find out further information on alternative treatment or in case of an emergency.   


Staff Training 


Please note: 

The Surgery closes one Wednesday afternoon a month for Staff training. Please see our ‘When we are closed’ page to find out more or ask Reception if you require further information, thank you in advance for your co-operation. 

 

 

Llantwit Major and Coastal Vale

Medical Practice

Llantwit Major

Tel.(01446) 793444

Rhoose - Tel. 712701

St Athan - Tel. 751010

Diabetic Clinic

All patients with Diabetes will have an annual check in our clinic which is Doctor Led. The Diabetic Clinic runs at our main site, Eryl Surgery on a Tuesday Afternoon.  At the clinic you will have a thorough assessment.

Our Diabetic Doctors are: 

Dr Rosemary Kavanagh MB BCh BAO BA DCH MRCGP DRCOG (1986 Dublin)

Dr Gemma Pearson MBChB MRCGP (2008 Leeds)

Our Diabetic Nurse is:

Mrs Heather Osborne Practice Sister RN CM DN Nurse Prescriber

and our clinic is also undertaken by our Healthcare Assistant: 

Mrs Ceri Bell 

Please click here for our Diabetic Clinic Checklist

 

Diabetes can be a daunting topic the following resources are very useful in providing clear information about what diabetes is and practical advice on managing your condition and preventing complications.

 

Pocket Medic Series

This link takes you to a fantastic set of bite size video’s which help you to understand and manage diabetes.  They have been developed by NHS healthcare professionals alongside patients with diabetes.

http://www.diabeteswales.org.uk/en/pocket-medic.htm

 

Diabetes UK

Diabetes UK are the leading UK charity for people affected by diabetes.  They aim to share knowledge and help people manage their condition.  They have a great section on enjoying food and eating healthy with diabetes.

 

https://www.diabetes.org.uk/

 

Safe Driving and the DVLA 

Having Diabetes does not mean you have to give up driving. However, you do have a responsibility to tell certain organisations about your condition and plan before you drive or set off on a long trip. This link provides you with a leaflet that will help you ensure your driving is safe, for yourself and other road users. 

http://trend-uk.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/A5_6pp_Driving_TREND_CONNECT.pdf

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Contact

Llantwit Major - Station Road, Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan, CF61 1ST Telephone (01446) 793444

Rhoose - Rhoose Medical Centre, 54 Fontygary Road, Rhoose, CF62 3DS Telephone Rhoose 712701

St Athan - Chapel Surgery, Gileston Road, St Athan, Nr Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 4PZ Telephone 751010