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The Ivy Medical Group

"Committed to providing outstanding care, offering the very best, courteous, accessible and responsive services to all of our patients, families and carers."

The Ivy Medical Group has been established in Burton Joyce and Lowdham since 2006. We look after approximately just over 7200 patients located in Burton Joyce, Lowdham and surrounding villages. We are a training practice for the University of Nottingham and are active in supporting our local health community. Our vision is to provide the very best primary medical services with a focus on family health and continuity of care. Our medical and nursing team have a wide variety of expertise and experience in providing holistic care. Our practice is actively involved in the commissioning of local health care committed to ensuring the very highest quality of care for our patients.

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Download our app from the Apple App Store. It will allow you to book appointments and request medicaltions online, read our news feeds and our twitter feeds as well as use map navigation to find our branches. More features coming soon..

Features:
Book online appointments and request medications online.
View the practice News and Twiter Feed.
Mapping to each branch surgery and Apple Maps Navigation to get you there.
Receive Notifications from the surgery with useful information and reminders.
Sharing for news articles.
Today App Widget to display the latest news article on your home screen.
Apple watch and iMessage App allowing extended functionality.
Get it on Google Play

Practice News

By The Ivy Medical Group

Extra evening and weekend appointments available in local area.

September 27th 2018
You can now book routine GP and Nurse appointments in the evening, at weekends and over bank holidays in your local area.
a year ago

Lambley Lane Surgery now reopen for patients.

May 13th 2018
Lambley Lane Surgery has now reopened for use by our patients. Repairs remain ongoing.
a year ago

Lambley Lane Surgery suffers fire damage.

May 7th 2018
Fire in Burton Joyce spreads to damage the Lambley Lane Surgery site resulting in temporary closure of that site. All services remain unaffected and our other remaining sites are open and functioning normally.
a year ago

Merger Completed

March 14th 2018
The Ivy Medical Group and Apple Tree Medical Practice have now completed Merger
a year ago

Merging Together

November 2nd 2017
The Ivy Medical Group and Apple Tree Medical Practice are planning to merge
2 years ago

NHS News

By NHS Choices

Does gluten in children's diets raise the risk of coeliac disease?

August 15th 2019
"Too much wheat and gluten in early stages of infancy raises risk of coeliac disease in children at risk of the condition," reports the Mail Online. Researchers looked at the diets of 6,605 children from Sweden, Finland, Germany and the US, all of whom had genetic variants that put them at higher risk of developing autoimmune conditions like coeliac disease, where the immune system starts to attack the body's own tissues.
3 days ago

Social media use in teens linked to cyberbullying and less sleep and exercise

August 14th 2019
"Facebook and Instagram are damaging children's mental health," reports the Sun as a new study suggests there's a link between frequent social media use and poor mental health and wellbeing in teens. Researchers analysed data from 12,866 young people aged 13 to 16 in England.
4 days ago

Promising initial results raise hopes for chlamydia vaccine

August 13th 2019
"A vaccine to protect against chlamydia has moved closer to becoming reality after a pioneering clinical trial found the treatment to be safe," The Guardian reports. Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted infections (STI).
5 days ago

Fast food restaurants on commuter routes 'contributing' to obesity

August 8th 2019
"Fast-food outlets on commuter routes may fuel obesity crisis," reports The Guardian.
10 days ago

Hormone cocktail treatment 'could be alternative to weight-loss surgery'

August 7th 2019
"Miracle Flab Jab - A NEW weight-loss jab could help overweight patients shed 10lbs in just four weeks," The Sun reports.
11 days ago

'Fussy eating' in children 'increases risk of eating disorders' – but increase is very low

August 6th 2019
"Children who overeat, pick at meals or are fussy when it comes to food may be more at risk of eating disorders as teenagers," the Mail Online reports.
12 days ago

Mobile phone app 'helps doctors detect acute kidney injury'

August 1st 2019
BBC News reports: "A mobile phone app has speeded up the detection of a potentially fatal kidney condition in hospital patients."
17 days ago

Over-75s who stop taking statins 'may raise risk of heart attack'

July 31st 2019
"Coming off statins in old age raises the risk of heart attack or stroke by around a third," reports The Sun.
18 days ago

Talking therapy 'should be offered before pills' for people with insomnia

July 30th 2019
"Insomnia sufferers can benefit from therapy," reports The Guardian. US and European guidelines already advise GPs to refer patients with insomnia for a type of talking therapy called cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) before trying sleeping pills. But until now there's been insufficient evidence about how well CBT works in primary care settings, such as GP surgeries, rather than in specialist sleep clinics.
19 days ago
Burton Joyce
Lambley Lane Surgery
6 Lambley Lane
Burton Joyce
Nottingham
United Kingdon
NG14 5BG
P:0115 9312500

Opening Times:

DayAmPM
Monday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Tuesday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Wednesday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Thursday08.15 12.3014.00 18.30
Friday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Burton Joyce
Apple Tree Surgery
4 Wheatsheaf Court
Burton Joyce
Nottingham
United Kingdon
NG14 5EA
P:0115 9312929

Opening Times:

DayAmPM
Monday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Tuesday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Wednesday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Thursday08.15 12.30closed
Friday08.15 13.0014.00 18.30
Lowdham
Lowdham Medical Centre
Francklin Road
Lowdham
Nottingham
United Kingdon
NG14 7BG
P:0115 9664120

Opening Times:

DayAmPM
Monday08.15 12.3014.00 18.30
Tuesday08.15 12.3014.00 18.30
Wednesday08.15 12.3014.00 18.30
Thursday08.15 12.30Closed
Friday08.15 12.3014.00 18.30
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