Merlyn Vaz Branch

St Matthews Branch

Care and support

Click on the pages below to find out further information and advice on your health and wellbeing.

Domestic abuse

We know that some of our patients will be living with Domestic Abuse.  The following links may help you to find support.  Our clinicians can offer more advice should you ... [continue] Domestic abuse

Find NHS services near you

Are you in need of a local dentist, optician, or a pharmacy? Find an NHS service easily by entering your postcode in the NHS service locator widget on this page.

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


Healthwatch Leicester and Healthwatch Leicestershire are an independent watchdog formed to make local health and social care services better for people. They ensure that patient views and experiences are taken ... [continue] Healthwatch

Links for local organisations and information

DHU Healthcare Find out more about the providers of this GP Surgery and what they do. LLR ICB The ICB is part of the integrated care system (ICS) with partners in LLR and ... [continue] Links for local organisations and information


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: Order repeat ... [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.

Health & Care Video Library

There are lots of information and advice videos in the Health and Care Video library funded by the NHS. The videos are reviewed regularly by NHS clinicians to ensure they ... [continue] Health & Care 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?


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

Date published: 5th February, 2021
Date last updated: 19th October, 2022