The Oakwood Surgery
Excellence in healthcare.
The Oakwood Surgery was founded in the 1970’s.
We provide healthcare to patients all over England.
We are an advanced training practice and support the education of student doctors, foundation doctors, General Practice doctors, Nurses and Pharmacists.
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What is tonsillitis? Tonsillitis is redness, swelling and pain of the tonsils. The tonsils are collections of lymph tissue that can be seen at the back of throat throat. There is one tonsil on either side of throat. Tonsils vary in size from person to person and are usually at their largest during the years […]
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Six steps to stop a suicide If you are feeling suicidal, call 112 123. You are not alone. Step 1 – Identify the suicide risk Ask the person directly if they want to take their own life There is no need to avoid use of the word suicide. Asking will not place the idea […]