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Tailoring the consultation to your needs

We appreciate you might not be feeling your best when you arrive seeking help from your GP.

You may be wondering what to expect from your consultation at Brightside Medical Centre.

Or, you may be wondering how to get the most value from your experience.

This page will provide you with some ideas about what to expect and how best to tailor the experience to your needs

How to get the most out of your

To assist you get the most out of your visit, please consider the following points.
Don’t be afraid to write them and bring it in – we love lists!

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A thorough approach

The doctor will run through some or all of these systematic steps to help you. We encourage you to communicate with your doctor so you understand what they are doing and why.

History

We take in your story. Simple but important.

Examination

We may ask you to do few movements. We may conduct a physical examination with you on the examination bed. These observations help us work out what is going on.

Investigations

If appropriate, we may ask you to do extra tests. Most common examples include blood tests or taking images at a Radiology Centre. If this is the case, we will organise appropriate follow-up of the result.

Management Plan

This is a collaborative process with you! Depending on the specific nature of the problem or issue, we may ask you to return for a review to assess your health progress.

We welcome your feedback. We are passionate about improving the health care experience for you. To help us remain relevant to you, please CONTACT US or talk to our friendly team today.