Asymptomatic Covid Tests

Kent is now offering asymptomatic tests for anyone who lives or works in the county and anyone can book an appointment for themselves online, even if they do not have any of the 3 key Coronavirus symptoms. Sites include Folkestone Library and Dover Discovery...

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Covid-19 Vaccine

Everyone over the age of 18 is now eligible to receive their vaccine. If you have not yet been invited, or know of anyone over the age of 18 who has not yet been invited, please direct them to the new National Booking System....

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Flu Vaccinations 2021/22

Vaccinations will begin in October and continue over the winter months, with appointments available throughout the season. GPs will be arranging appointments to coincide with delivery of new vaccine stock. Please be patient as we make plans for this and wait to be contacted....

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Increased Pneumonia Risk

Our colleagues in Public Health are predicting a surge in the number of people who will get pneumonia over the next couple of weeks. It is important, if you have COPD, that you ensure you have sufficient supply of inhalers and your other medication...

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Advanced Clinical Assessment Nurse

Our senior practice nurse, Liane Danson, has qualified as an Advanced Clinical Assessment Nurse. From Thursday 11th January 2018 Liane will be undertaking a clinical role assisting our General Practitioners with Open Surgery. To assist the practice in ensuring patients are helped as quickly...

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Online Services

Online services for Lydden Surgery patients People registered with our surgery can now book appointments and request repeat prescriptions at a time convenient to them, thanks to GP online services. These services enable people to book GP appointments and request repeat prescriptions via their...

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Text Messaging Service

Lydden Surgery is now able to send text messages to patients to remind them of appointments and to inform them of health promotions. Please, if you have not already done so, could you let us know your mobile phone number so that we might...

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Accountable GPs

All patients have an “Accountable GP” to oversee their care; we assign patients to a GP alphabetically (this does not mean that the doctor to whom you are accountable is the only doctor you are allowed to see). A-Fee: Dr. Fordham Fel-Mars: Dr. Nasir...

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