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The practice is now operating a closed door policy, Patients will not be given entry without prior arrangement. On arrival Patients will be asked questions regarding Coronavirus before entering the premises.  ALL requests for appointments will be triaged. Help us to help you by staying away and only contacting the Surgery by telephone.


The building works at Roman Gate Surgery are now complete however access to the site remains limited due to ongoing IT issues that prevent the surgery from functioning fully.  Thankyou for your patience and understanding it is appreciated by the partners and management team of Hicks Group Practice.

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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