Kid Glove House

01942 481638

CERVICAL SMEARS/CYTOLOGY

The NHS offers smears (CERVICAL CYTOLOGY) to female patients from the age of 25 years to 64 years inclusive:

AgeWhen you’re invited
under 25up to 6 months before you turn 25
25 to 49every 3 years
50 to 64every 5 years
65 or olderonly if 1 of your last 3 tests was abnormal

 

The practice has appointments with the Practice Nurse during the week and these can be booked by contacting the surgery on 01942 481638.

Please wait for your invitation letter before contacting us for an appointment.

If you need a cervical smear but can’t attend on a weekday please note that you can also book at the weekends:

Wigan GP Alliance provide cytology appointments every weekend from 10:00 – 16:00.

The sessions are held at either  Ashton Medical Practice or Pennygate Medical Centre, Hindley.

If you have received your invitation letter please call 01942 482848 to book a convenient appointment.