The Fairfields Practice

0115 9424352


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Appointments advice

We use a system called askmyGP which is an easy and fast way to ask for any kind of help from the practice. Available 24/7 and we respond during working hours Monday ... [continue] Appointments advice

Clinics and services

Practice nurse surgeries Our practice nurses are skilled in the care of people with diabetes, asthma, chronic chest problems, coronary heart disease screening, blood pressure checks, as well as cervical ... [continue] Clinics and services

Local healthcare services

Please find a list of local pharmacies, dentists and opticians below. You can also use the NHS Local Services finder on this link: Pharmacies Boots (0.0 km) Hyson Green Pharmacy (0.0 ... [continue] Local healthcare services

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

It is important to understand that many GPs are not employed by the NHS. They are self-employed and they have to cover their costs – staff, buildings, heating, lighting, etc ... [continue] Non-NHS services


Your GP has referred you for further treatment at either: A hospital A clinic in the community A Treatment Centre Please read this leaflet to find out more about the ... [continue] Referrals

Repeat prescriptions

Your Doctor will wish to see you at regular intervals but may allow you to have a repeat prescription between these times. Please note that we are unable to accept ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Please telephone the reception for test results during normal opening hours. Monday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Tuesday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Wednesday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Thursday: 8.00am to 1.00pm Friday: 8:00am to ... [continue] Test results

Travel clinic

For travel advice please complete the online travel questionnaire below or download the form here. The completed form needs to be returned to reception or emailed to at least 6-8 weeks ... [continue] Travel clinic

Wellbeing and self-referral

Fairfields practice has information on a number of groups and services that can aid your wellbeing. Follow the links below for information, or enquire at reception. Better By Bike Better ... [continue] Wellbeing and self-referral

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?