East Mendip Oupatients Clinic
Welcome to the East Mendip Outpatients Clinic, located on the first floor of Medical Centre.
Expert care is now available in the heart of the community and patients can choose to see a consultant or specialist clinician here in the Medical Centre.
Clinics currently available here, by provider, are:
Royal United Hospital*
- care of the elderly
- ear, nose and throat (ENT)
Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre*
- ear, nose and throat (ENT)
- general surgery
- COPD clinic
- wheelchair repairs
- hearing aid repairs
*Appointments for these clinics can’t be made here. Please ask your GP for details of how to choose where to be seen. For queries about your appointment please contact the relevant hospital or service provider.
The East Mendip Outpatients Clinic is a modern and welcoming environment. The consultants and clinical specialists who see patients here are experts in their respective fields. We lead the way in enabling patients to enjoy the convenience and comfort of seeing their consultant of choice in their own community-without having to travel to a big city hospital.
We have an Operating Theatre where a range of procedures requiring local anaesthetics including plastic surgery, vasectomies, removal of skin lesions, hysteroscopy and many ear and nose operations can be carried out.
A referral to us must come from your own doctor. Once you receive the details from your doctor you can then contact the booking service and ask to be seen at East Mendip Outpatients Clinic.
For more details on how to choose where to see your consultant, see the Frome Medical Practice referrals page on this website.
The NHS Manager / Consultant
The East Mendip Outpatients Clinic helps deliver secondary care medical services in the community.
Managed by Frome Health Solutions and working in partnership with the Frome Medical Practice, the East Mendip Outpatients Clinic has a dedicated consulting facility on the first floor of Frome Medical Centre. All of the Consulting Rooms are large (19sqm), bright and well-equipped.
The Outpatients Clinic has its own Reception and Information Desk where patients are greeted and welcomed on arrival.
The building also hosts its own Operating Theatre where a range of procedures requiring local anaesthetics, from vasectomies to removal of skin lesions and many ear and nose operations, are regularly performed. The Theatre is supported by its own changing and recovery area as well as clean and dirty utility areas and IT facilities are available.
Users of our Outpatients Clinic can have full nursing and HCA support and administrative support can also be provided.
Working here will give you the opportunity to meet with other professionals and disciplines, in what is now one of the biggest and busiest GP practices in the UK. The Clinic is just a short walk or drive away from the centre of Frome, one of the most sought after places in the South West in which to live, visit and shop.
In order to book in one of your patients at the East Mendip Outpatients Clinic, just click on ‘Choose & Book’ in the usual way and make the referral.
Why should you choose to refer one of your patients to the East Mendip Outpatients Clinic?
- Our consultants and specialist clinicians already provide a large range of services
- The major local Trusts, including the RUH, Salisbury and The Treatment Centre at Shepton Mallet already have a presence here at the East Mendip Outpatients Clinic
- Extensive free parking
- Conveniently located for Bath, Somerset and Wiltshire towns and villages
- We have our own Operating Theatre where a whole range of procedures requiring local anaesthetics are performed
- We aim to see your patient as quickly as possible with minimal waiting times
The East Mendip Outpatients Clinic is on the second floor of the Frome Medical Centre. There is free parking (including an extended parking zone at the Frome Cricket Club). The Clinic is a short walk away from the town centre and the major local bus routes all have a dedicated bus stop at the Health Park.
The East Mendip Outpatients Clinic
Frome Medical Centre