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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.

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.
3 months 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.
7 months 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.
7 months ago

Merger Completed

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

Merging Together

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

NHS News

By NHS Choices

Dietary advice and self-weighing may help avoid Christmas weight gain

December 12th 2018
"Regular weighing at home and simple tips to curb excess eating and drinking can prevent people from piling on the pounds at Christmas," reports ITV News. Researchers say most people put on a small amount of weight each year, and that much of this weight gain happens over the Christmas holiday period. The British Dietary Association says some people may consume around 6,000 calories on Christmas Day alone, 3 times the recommended daily amount.
3 days ago

Puzzle-solving 'doesn't slow down mental decline in older people'

December 11th 2018
"Crosswords do not prevent dementia but can make your brain sharper to start off with," reports the Mail Online. The question of whether doing puzzles and problem-solving activities can stave off mental decline in older age is often debated. This study of 498 people born in Scotland in 1936 found people who enjoyed intellectually stimulating tasks had better mental functioning at around age 64 than less intellectually active people, but that their rate of mental decline from that point was the same.
4 days ago

Could some people benefit from a higher dosage of statins?

December 10th 2018
'Higher doses of statins could prevent thousands of deaths, research finds' The Independent reports
5 days ago

Hypnotherapy may offer relief from IBS symptoms

December 6th 2018
'Hypnosis could be an effective way of treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a study has suggested' the Mail Online reports
9 days ago

Chemicals in cosmetics and perfumes linked to earlier puberty in girls

December 5th 2018
'Chemicals found in perfume, hand creams and body lotion may make girls go through puberty months early' the Mail Online reports
10 days ago

Older people 'would benefit' from weight training and more protein

December 4th 2018
"GPs should prescribe protein powders and weight lifting to pensioners to help reverse frailty," The Daily Telegraph reports.
11 days ago

Can aerobic exercise slow down ageing?

November 29th 2018
'Running is better than weight training at reversing signs of ageing' The Independent reports
16 days ago

Popular prostate cancer videos on YouTube 'inaccurate and biased'

November 28th 2018
'An analysis of YouTube videos on prostate cancer has found biased and misleading medical information which could harm patients' Sky News reports
17 days ago

New treatment for multiple sclerosis has promising initial results

November 27th 2018
'Strengthening the body against the Epstein-Barr virus could reduce MS's effects' the Mail Online reports
18 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 12.30closed
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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