Welcome to Our Practice Online
We are a family run practice which offers all our patients a comprehensive range of health care. This is possible thanks to a highly trained team who are dedicated to providing you with the highest possible level of care.
This website will give you and your family the information you require to enable you to get the best from this practice.
LATEST NEWS: Updated 31st January 2018
ARE YOU LIVING WITH CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE (COPD) OR A RESPIRATORY CONDITION?
If so, why not attend the relaunch of TWIRL to receive free advice, support and the opportunity to socialise with others living with respiratory conditions?
The TWIRL group (which stands for The Wolverhampton Integrated Respiratory Lifestyle Project) meets every Wednesday between 12pm and 3:30pm at the Goodyear’s Pavilion Club, Stafford Road, Wolverhampton. WV10 6AJ and offers:
• Social activities such as bingo, quizzes, cards and dominoes
• Weekly Raffle
• Music and other creative activities
• Informative and educational talks on a range of topics including breathlessness, relaxation techniques.
• The chance to mix with other group members and make new friends
• The opportunity to seek advice and support on how to cope with the effects of respiratory diseases from a variety of healthcare professionals
• Carers Welcome
Attending the TWIRL group can help to reduce feelings of social isolation as well as help to improve health, wellbeing, self-esteem and confidence.
To find out what TWIRL is all about, join the group on Wednesday 7th February from 12-3pm at the Goodyear's Pavilion Club.
For further information, contact Claire Morrissey on 01902 444878 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
WOLVERHAMPTON TOTAL HEALTH – SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS AT NEWBRIDGE AND CHURCH STREET SURGERIES
As Dr Mudigonda's practice is now a member of the Wolverhampton Total Health group, our patients can now book appointments on Saturdays at two other Wolverhampton GP practices:
CHURCH STREET SURGERY: 62-64 Church Street, Bilston, WV14 0AX; Tel: 01902 496065
NEWBRIDGE SURGERY: 255 Tettenhall Road, WV6 0DE; Tel: 01902 751420
Church Street surgery is nearest to our practice but patients are entitled to book a Saturday appointment at whichever surgery they wish.
Saturday appointments are available between 8.00am and 2.00pm and can be booked in advance through our practice, or on the day by calling the relevant practice.
Church Street and Newbridge Surgeries host the Saturday surgery on alternate Saturdays on the following dates:
10th Church St
24th Church St
10th Church St
24th Church St
WINTER PRESSURES SCHEME - EXTRA APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE
Dr Mudigonda's practice has signed up for the Winter Pressures scheme which aims to provide extra access to a GP during the winter season, when there is likely to be higher demand for appointments.
Between Wednesday December 27th 2017 and Thursday March 29th 2018, the practice will be providing an extra 12 appointments per week which can be booked on the day. These appointments will run each week as follows:
MONDAYS: 15.00 - 15.30 (3 appointments, 10 mins each)
TUESDAYS: 15.00 - 15.30 (3 appointments, 10 mins each)
WEDNESDAYS: 15.00 - 15.30 (3 appointments, 10 mins each)
FRIDAYS: 15.00 - 15.30 (3 appointments, 10 mins each)
DR VARUN - YOUTUBE STAR!
Dr Varun has created his own YouTube channel with short videos full of useful advice on mental health and general well-being.
All videos and links to the YouTube channel can be found on the right hand side of this website, in the Further Information menu. Simply click on "Dr Varun's YouTube Channel" to get started!
FLU VACCINATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Flu season is upon us once again and vaccinations are now available.
In the vast majority of cases, you will not need to book an extra appointment; you can either have the vaccination at the end of your existing appointment or alternatively, a doctor or nurse may be able to give you the vaccination between their appointments
Flu vaccinations are available for patients aged over 65 and for those with a condition that puts them at high risk.
If you think you might be eligible for it, please ask at reception and they will be happy to assist you.
OASIS COUNSELLING SERVICES
Bilston Methodist Church, Bow Street, Bilston, WV14 7NB
Are you feeling overwhelmed by life's problems?
Do you feel that life has lost direction and purpose?
Do you need someone to talk to who will not judge or tell you what to do while you work out what you need to do?
Have you struggled with anxiety, depression, low mood, bereavement, anger or sadness?
If so, Oasis Counselling Services offer a warm welcome, a comfy chair and a relaxed, confidential space for you to talk, while a BACP registered counsellor (female) listens.
If you would like to arrange an appointment, you can telephone in confidence on 07981 957921
or alternatively, you can email at email@example.com
THE END OF AN ERA....
After 26 years of tireless service to the town of Bilston, Dr Naren Mudigonda has hung up his stethoscope for good and retired from general practice.
Dr Mudigonda would like to sincerely thank all the patients and staff who took the time and trouble to attend his farewell party on August 31st.
All of the staff at the practice have been privileged to work alongside Dr Mudigonda and he leaves with our utmost love and respect. Many patients have also expressed similar sentiments, and Dr Mudigonda has been very touched by these kind wishes.
FRIENDS AND FAMILY TEST
The Friends and Family Test is a very short survey which asks you to rate our practice and say whether you would recommend our services to your friends and family. The FFT takes only a few minutes to complete so if you are interested:
- Please ask for a card from your GP/nurse after consultation
- Ask at reception for a card
- Simply complete on this website by clicking on the "Friend and Family Test" link opposite this page.
PLEASE NOTE: The website will be providing regular updates of the number of completed surveys the practice has received. However we will not be publishing any individual patient comments on our website at this time and will inform you as soon as the situation changes.
The premises are suitable for disabled persons providing for wheelchair access and a disabled persons toilet.
Our practice fully supports mothers who wish to breastfeed their baby. This may be done in public areas but should you require some privacy, please ask a member of staff who will be happy to arrange a room for you.
Need some privacy?
Please inform a member of staff if you wish to breastfeed your baby in private or discuss a matter away from the main reception area.
Find out when our practice is open, what the GP consulting times are and what to do if you need help when the practice is closed. Find out more
Like To Register?
New to the area and would like to join our practice? We would be happy to help you. Fill in our registration forms and come see us. Find out more
Our practice leaflet is available in shorter and longer versions. Please click on the links below to download:
If you would prefer not to download this leaflet from this website and would like a hard copy, please ask at reception and they will be happy to help.
(Site updated 05/06/2018)