Call us: 0161 426 0011
Telephone lines open at 08:00am

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

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

24-hour Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM)

The practice provides 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) service to our patients, and to anyone registered with a GP in Stockport. Patients who are suspected to have Hypertension (High ... [continue] 24-hour Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM)

Antenatal Care (Midwife)

Our Practice Midwifes are Julie Holowko (Marple) and Eleana Howard (Romiley). They both hold an antenatal clinic each week at Marple Cottage Surgery and Guywood Practice.   When you find ... [continue] Antenatal Care (Midwife)

Anti-coagulation clinic

The practice offers a monitoring clinic for patients who take Warfarin. At this clinic your INR level is checked and the dose of Warfarin required is calculated. This service is ... [continue] Anti-coagulation clinic


Appointments can be requested by contacting the surgery either by phone or in person or using the online service. Please see the pages below to find out further information.


The practice offers regular check-ups and advice from practice nurses on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication. Please click here to complete the asthma review questionnaire before your annual appointment.  

Blood Pressure Review

You will be invited for a blood pressure check, twice per year. During your annual review we will also carry out your annual blood tests. If you are due for ... [continue] Blood Pressure Review

Cervical screening

Routine Cervical Screening (Smear) Tests continue to take place at the Practice. Please contact the Practice to book an appointment. We also have appointments on Saturdays.  Patients with a cervix, aged ... [continue] Cervical screening

Community Urgent Eyecare Service

Community Urgent Eyecare Service (CUES)  is available to use for the assessment and management of urgent recent onset eyecare conditions. If you have any of the following symptoms below, you ... [continue] Community Urgent Eyecare Service

Contact us online

You can contact us online by for the following queries by clicking here. Non-urgent clinical advice Fit (sick) note request Referral queries Insurance / medical report queries Prescription request (which ... [continue] Contact us online

COVID-19 Vaccinations

The COVID Vaccination Programme has now ended                     Previous Vaccination Campaigns:  COVID-19 Booster Vaccination Autumn 2023 The COVID-19 Autumn 2023 seasonal ... [continue] COVID-19 Vaccinations

Electronic Prescription Service

In 2013, the NHS introduced the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) which allows GPs to send your prescription electronically from their computer to your chosen pharmacy. This means that you don’t need a paper copy of ... [continue] Electronic Prescription Service

Family Planning

We hold a family planning clinic at the practice. We provide advice on contraception including coil fitting and provision of free condoms.

Flu vaccination

Please read below regarding the NHS Flu Vaccination Book Online The Practice is continuing to receive an unprecedented amount of telephone queries; therefore, we would strongly advise you to book ... [continue] Flu vaccination

Long term conditions clinics

We aim to provide a wide range of long term condition clinics at the practice, including: Diabetes – including insulin conversion Asthma Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – including spirometry. Cardiovascular disease Hypertension Thyroid ... [continue] Long term conditions clinics

Minor surgery

We offer a range of procedures including joint injections, skin excisions, in-growing toe nail removal, etc.  

NHS Health Check

Patients aged 40 – 74 are invited for a NHS Health Check, which is an opportunity to measure your blood pressure, check your cholesterol levels, and other factors that affect ... [continue] NHS Health Check

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

Our online services allows you to manage your appointments, request a repeat prescription and check your medical record. You can register for either the NHS App, or Patient Access; or ... [continue] Online services

Referrals information

Occasionally some referrals take time to be processed subject to different hospital departments. However, if you would like information on how your referral is being processed then please follow the ... [continue] Referrals information

Repeat prescriptions

To request a repeat prescription you can do this using one of the ways below: Online using NHS App Email us: [email protected] Pharmacy: You can register with or contact a ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

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

SMS text messaging service

Register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care. If you wish to register for this messaging service please complete this online form below. ... [continue] SMS text messaging service


Spirometry is a simple test used to help diagnose and monitor certain lung conditions by measuring how much air you can breathe out in one forced breath. It’s carried out ... [continue] Spirometry

Teenage health

Marple Cottage Surgery has a wealth experience in dealing with all people of all ages, including our teenage patients. We also have access to other services that are available to ... [continue] Teenage health

Telephone Access Times

Monday 08:00 – 18:30 Tuesday 08:00 – 18:30 (Closed between 12:30 – 13:30 for Staff Training) Wednesday 08:00 – 18:30 Thursday 08:00 – 18:30 Friday 08:00 – 18:00     ... [continue] Telephone Access Times


Click on the pages below to find out information about types of tests and how you can get your results.

The Treatment Room

The treatment room in Marple is a service set up for patients who have minor injuries which may not need to be seen at A&E. Examples such as those listed ... [continue] The Treatment Room

Travel health

Stay safe and healthy abroad If you are travelling abroad you may need to be vaccinated. Please make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss the vaccinations you will ... [continue] Travel health


Routine and travel vaccinations for all ages are available during surgery times by appointment with our nurses. We run a flu jab clinic in late October. Ask at reception for further ... [continue] Vaccinations


Dr Al-Ausi is a GP Partner and previously trained as a surgeon. He holds The Royal College Certificate for Local Anaesthetic Vasectomy and holds an NHS contract to perform vasectomies ... [continue] Vasectomy

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014