Sexual Health Advice

Contraception

There are a variety of options available to you for contraception, from pills through to longer acting forms such as the coil, implant and injections. We are proud to provide a full range of contraceptive services at the practice.

 

You can find more detailed information about the different methods at:

https://www.sexwise.org.uk/contraception/which-method-contraception-right-me 

 

Contact the surgery to book a routine telephone appointment with a doctor, if you wish to start or change contraception.

Repeat prescriptions for contraceptive pills can be done at a routine nurse appointment.

NUH Sexual Health

Nottinghamshire Sexual Health and GU Services  

NUH have clinics at the Genitourinary (GU) Medicine building at City Hospital, and Victoria Health Centre in the City Centre. They also run more than 20 community clinics at health centres, colleges and youth centres across Nottingham City and South Nottinghamshire.

 

They conduct sexual health screening, as well as assessment and treatment if you have symptoms.

 

To book an appointment at any of the clinics, please contact 01159 627 627.

Mon-Thu 8:30-7pm, Fri 8:30-5pm, Sat 10-2pm.

https://www.nuh.nhs.uk/sexual-health-clinics/city-hospital-1111/

Vasectomy

Please take a look at this patient leaflet to explain the local NHS service vasectomy and how to refer: Nottingham Community Vasectomy Clinic Leaflet.pdf

This video explains in detail what a vasectomy is and the important things you need to consider before having one done.

 

You can speak to a GP, or self refer:

Nottinghamshire Community Vasectomy Service,

The Nottingham Road Clinic,

195 Nottingham Road, Mansfield, NG18 4AA

Tel: 01623 624137 Email: nottinghamroad.clinic@nhs.net

 

 

Switchboard LGBT+ Helpline

Switchboard can help.


We are Switchboard, the LGBT+ Helpline.

We are a safe space for anyone to discuss anything, including sexuality, gender identity, sexual health and emotional wellbeing.

We support people to explore the right options for themselves.

We aspire to a society where all LGBT+ people are informed and empowered.

 

Online chat: switchboard.lgbt/

Phone: 0300 330 0630 (Open 10:00-22:00 every day)

Family Planning Association

 

They are a sexual health charity. They give straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 0300 1237123

Website: www.fpa.org.uk