Cowbridge: 01446 772383

Llantwit Major: 01446 794080

St Athan: 01446 751751

Latest News

The Practice will close once a month for training. Information regarding these dates will be publicised on the website and in the Practice. When the practice is closed please call the Out of Hours Service on 01446 729562 for urgent medical attention.


You can now use the internet to book appointments and request repeat prescriptions on-line.


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http://www.myhealthonline-inps2.wales.nhs.uk


  BLOOD PRESSURE MACHINE

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Did you know that we now have a self-checking Blood Pressure Monitoring Machine which is situated in the waiting area in Cowbridge Health Centre. Please ask at the Front Reception Desk for Assistance.

Western Vale Family Practice offers a range of Services to our Patients:

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Essential Services

  • Management of patients who are ill or believe themselves to be ill, with conditions from which recovery is generally expected,  including relevant health promotion advice and referral as appropriate, reflecting patient choice wherever practicable

  • General management of patients who are terminally ill

  • Management of chronic disease in discussion with the patient.

Additional Services

  • Cervical screening

  • Contraceptive services – please contact the surgery for range of services provided

  • Vaccinations and immunisations

  • Child health surveillance

  • Maternity services – excluding intra-partum care (which will be an enhanced service)

  • The minor surgery procedures of curettage, cautery, cryocautery of warts and verrucae, and other skin lesions.

Enhanced Services

  • Anticoagulation monitoring

  • Care Homes

  • Childhood immunisations

  • Contraception Services (Coils/mplants/Vasectomies)

  • Diabetes

  • Influenza, Pneumococcal, Shingles vaccinations

  • Learning Disabilities

  • Mental Health

  • Minor surgery

  • Minor Injury

  • Near patient testing (shared care monitoring of specific conditions between hospital and the practice),

We have an excellent Nursing Team who you can see instead of a Doctor for some of your care. They provide a wide range of treatments, advice and services. Our nurses are happy to see you for any of the following:

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  • Medication services

  • Contraception

  • Cervical screening

  • BP checks

  • Travel advice

  • Asthma

  • Diabetic care

  • INR monitoring

  • All vaccinations

  • Smoking cessation

  • Well-person checks

To make an appointment please contact the Reception Team.

Yellow Fever Centre

We are a Yellow Fever centre for the vaccination of patients and non-patients who will be travelling to countries where Yellow Fever is a high risk. This service is not available on the NHS; there will be a charge.

Contact Information

Cowbridge

Western Vale Family Practice

Cowbridge Health Centre

The Broad Shoard

Cowbridge

CF71 7DA

Tel. 01446 772383

Llantwit Major

The Clinic

Boverton Road

Llantwit Major

CF61 1XZ

Tel. 011446 794080

St Athan

The Surgery

The Square

St Athan

Barry

CF62 4PF

Tel. 011446 751751

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