Rainbow Practice
First Floor, Evergreen Primary Care Centre, 1 Smythe Close, Edmonton, London N9 0TW
Tel: 0208 887 8329     Fax: 0208 887 8322     Out of Hours: 111

Our Services

We offer a full range of NHS services including:

Cervical screening
Contraceptive services
Child health checks
Maternity services
Travel vaccinations
Diabetes clinics
Childhood immunisations
Asthma/respiratory clinic
Flu vaccinations
Chronic disease management
Smoking cessation advice

More information about some of these services can be found here:

Child Immunisations

Child Immunisations

We are currently running a baby clinic on Thursday mornings with the Practice Nurse, from 11:00am – 12:30pm.

If your child requires immunisations, the Receptionist will book the appointment within this baby clinic.

Contraceptive Advice

Contraceptive Advice

Contraceptive advice is given by the Doctors or by the Practice Nurses. Please telephone to make an appointment.

We also offer a coil and contraceptive implant fitting service at this practice. If you would like to have a coil or contraceptive implant fitted, please book a counselling appointment with Dr Heredia to discuss.

Cervical Smears

Cervical Smears

The Practice Nurses perform smear tests and the programme for this is as follows:

The first invitation will be sent out at the age of 25 years. From 25 to 49 years, smear tests should be performed every 3 years, and from 50 to 64 years, at intervals of 5 years.

Please telephone to make an appointment to see the Practice Nurse when you have received your invitation letter.

Minor Ailment Scheme

Minor Ailment Scheme

If you do not pay for prescriptions, you are eligible for the Minor Ailment Scheme. This is a free service provided by local pharmacies. If you have any of the following medical problems, you can go to the pharmacy and be seen on the same day for treatment:

Athlete’s foot
Insect bites/stings
Constipation
Mouth ulcers
Cough
Sore throat
Cystitis
Sprains/strains
Diarrhoea
Teething
Earache
Threadworm
Fever
Upper respiratory tract infection
Hayfever/allergic rhinitis/allergies
Vaginal thrush
Head lice
Verrucas
Indigestion
Warts

Please ask at reception for further details.

Non-NHS Services

Non-NHS Services

Medical examinations for special purposes, e.g. elderly drivers, preemployment, insurance medicals etc can be arranged by appointment. A fee as recommended by the British Medical Association will be payable for these examinations. Please enquire at reception for a list of fees.