North Street Medical Care

Romford Site: 274 North Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 4QJ. Tel: 01708 629733
Chadwell Heath Site: Chadwell Heath Health Centre, Ashton Gardens, RM6 6RT

Contraception – LARC

 

A full range of contraceptive services and methods are available at North Street for our patients. These include pills, injections, caps, emergency contraception, coils and implants. Patients can be referred to vasectomy services. There are three specially trained family planning nurses that you can see and also your own doctor.

Boys and girls under the age of 16 are very welcome to use these services and can do so without being accompanied by a parent. All patients, including under 16’s can be assured of absolute confidentiality when consulting with all problems, including contraception.

We currently offer several long acting reversible contraceptives:

  • Coil insertions & removals – copper coils & Mirena hormone coils
  • Nexplanon hormone implant insertions & removals
  • Depot injections – depot injections last 3 monthly and are given by the practice nurse
  • Sayana Press depot injections – Initiation of 13 weekly self administered injections

 

For GP referrals – please use the form at the link below to refer patients for contraceptive LARC services.

Coronavirus: Due to COVID-19 we are minimising the risk of infected patients visiting our practice, to help keep our patients safe and maintain routine services. With immediate effect, all appointments must be assessed by our staff over the phone prior to any visits to the surgery. We will no longer be booking appointments online or over the counter until further notice. - Visit https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19 for further guidance
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