Riverside Surgery

New Appointment System

The surgery will operate a new appointment system starting in March 2017. Patients contacting the surgery to request a GP appo

Sickness Certification

Certification for less than 7 days sickness To claim Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) for illness of seven days or less, self-certify

GP ‘Out of Hours’ Service

111 is the new free-to-call number for people to access the right care from the correct professional in the quickest time poss

Test Results

Please avoid contacting us for results early in the morning and during the lunchtime when the phones are busy. For reasons of

Ordering repeat prescriptions

Patients prescribed regular medication can order repeat prescriptions using our online ordering service.  It is first necessa

Home Visit Policy

Patients do not have an automatic right to a home visit.  Under their terms of working, doctors are required to consider home

Eye problem

Depending on the nature of your eye problem you have direct access to the following services: Optometrist Do you have any of t

Minor Injuries Unit

Minor Injuries Unit Neath Port Talbot Hospital. Baglan Way. Port Talbot. SA12 7BX The MIU is a 24-hour minor injury service wh

Minor Ilness

  Your local community pharmacy should be your first port of call for coughs, colds and sore throats. These conditions ar

Physiotherapist Self Referral

Self referral to Physiotherapy Services is usually your best option for common musculo-skeletal conditions affecting soft tiss

Anticipatory Care

None of us know what the future holds  but an Anticipatory Care Plan can help you avoid being admitted to hospital or a nur

Podiatry Walk-in Service

Podiatry Services The assessment, diagnosis and treatment of common and more complex lower limb problems associated with toe n

Help with personal care

Adults in Neath Port Talbot who need support to maintain or regain their independence can access the Community Resource Team a

WCADA Port Talbot

WCADA provides a comprehensive range of services to substance misusers and their families including abstinence treatment prog

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse is here to support you after the death of someone close. Find out how get help for yourself or for a child by reading ou

Continence Service

Continence (bladder and/or bowel) problems affect people of all ages and is one of the most miserable and unpleasant problems


  What can you expect from the practice diabetic service? We aim to provide a friendly professional service tailored to the n

Hearing Problems

Who is providing the service? NHS Audiologists based in the Port Talbot Resource Centre provide an accessible service for peop

Help to stop smoking

Find help to stop smoking here Ready to quit? Request a call back to book an appointment with a Stop Smoking Advisor in your l

Contraception and Sexual Health

ABMU Health Board run clinics Monday to Friday providing a full range of contraception and sexual health services. ABMU publis