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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.
4 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.
8 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.
9 months ago

Merger Completed

March 14th 2018
The Ivy Medical Group and Apple Tree Medical Practice have now completed Merger
10 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

Aspirin bleeding risk 'balances out' lower heart attack risk in 'worried well'

January 23rd 2019
"Daily dose of aspirin 'not worth risk' as study warns of bleeding side-effects," The Daily Telegraph reports
an hour ago

A blood test for Alzheimer's remains a distant possibility, study suggests

January 22nd 2019
'A blood test that spots signs of brain damage could be used to detect Alzheimer’s disease up to a decade before symptoms show, scientists have said' The Independent reports
a day ago

Health impact of genetic 'iron-overdose disease' may have been underestimated

January 17th 2019
'A “stealth disease” which causes iron to build up to toxic levels may be responsible for thousands of cancers and disabling joint problems written off as part of ageing' The Independent reports
6 days ago

Do shop receipts contain cancer-causing chemicals?

January 16th 2019
"Up to 90 per cent of receipts contain cancer-causing chemicals, experts have warned," the Mail Online reports. In a new study, researchers looked at whether the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) could be found in shop, till, cashpoint or similar types of receipts. BPA used to be widely used in the manufacture of plastics and resins.
7 days ago

Media claims of breast cancer testing tool are premature

January 15th 2019
'GPs could use breast cancer 'calculator' to predict risk to women' The Guardian reports
8 days ago

HRT patches and gels 'may be safer' than tablets for older women

January 10th 2019
'Hormone replacement therapy tablets are associated with a higher risk of rare but serious blood clots, research has suggested' The Guardian reports
13 days ago

Blood pressure warnings about the 'keto diet' may not apply to humans

January 9th 2019
"Is the trendy Keto diet bad for you?" asks the Mail Online. The headline refers to the increasingly popular ketogenic diet. This diet involves eating a combination of high-fat and low-carbohydrate foods. As the body usually uses carbs for energy, the diet is designed to "force" the body to burn off fat instead as an alternative energy source. This can help promote weight loss.
14 days ago

'Exercise hormone' may play a role in combating Alzheimer's disease

January 8th 2019
"An 'exercise pill' mimicking the effects of a gym workout could prevent Alzheimer's disease," the Daily Mirror reports. The "pill" is actually a reference to a protein called irisin. Irisin has been dubbed the "exercise hormone" because previous research found it's released from muscles in response to physical activity. Researchers wanted to see if irisin, or the lack of it, had any role or impact in Alzheimer's disease.
15 days ago

Sweeteners have 'few health benefits', study finds

January 3rd 2019
'No evidence of sugar substitutes' health benefits, finds study' The Guardian reports
20 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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