Bloxham & Hook Norton Surgeries

Godswell Lodge, Church Street, Bloxham, Banbury OX15 4ES



Antenatal care is provided by the team of midwives based at Chipping Norton Hospital. The midwives hold clinics at Bloxham on Thursday mornings.

Chronic Disease Clinic

These clinics are run by the Practice Nurse’s for review of patients with chronic disease’s.

An annual checkup is recommended with our Practice Nurses.

Baby Clinic

Baby clinics are held at:

  • Bloxham Children’s Centre, Butterfly Meadow – Wednesday 1pm – 2.15pm

Minor Surgery

The doctors carry out minor surgical procedures on Monday afternoons. It is necessary for the GP to assess your needs before an appointment for the clinic can be made.

Physiotherapy Self Help Leaflets

The following booklets have been provided by the Oxford University Hospital Trust.

ACL Reconstruction – Physiotherapy Advice

Activity Levels – How to increase your Activity Levels

Ankle Sprain – Advice

Clavicle – Helping your Clavicle to recover after a fracture

Knee – Helping your Knee to recover from a ligament sprain or rupture

Low Back Pain – Information

Phalangeal Fractures – Information

Tenosynovitis – DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis – inflammation of the tendons of the thumb

Whiplash – A guide to help your recovery

Social Prescribing

Social prescribing is a way of linking patients with sources of support within the community. It provides health professionals with a non-medical referral option that can operate alongside existing treatments to improve health and wellbeing.

Taster activities include:

  • Health Walks
  • Seated Zumba
  • Art classes
  • Dance
  • Befrienders scheme
  • Computer classes
  • Movement classes
  • Men’s group
  • Music

If you would like to join a similar group, ask at the practice about the social prescribing scheme.

Treatment of Common Illnesses

Many everyday illnesses can be managed at home without the need to consult a doctor. We have some NHS booklets available at both surgeries which give guidelines on how to deal with many less serious problems. However, if you are worried please telephone the surgery for advice.

Well Woman

Dr Cath Rose runs a well woman clinic on Tuesday afternoons.

Further information –  European Cervical Cancer Association

The mission of the ECCA is to inform you about cervical cancer and how it can be prevented.

Additional Facilities

At Bloxham, there is a Dentist, Physiotherapy Clinic and Complementary Therapy Centre on site.  The therapists are independent private practitioners, information is available at both surgeries about the therapies and all therapists are fully qualified and members of the appropriate regulatory association.

Counsellor is available to NHS patients at Bloxham, appointments are by GP referral.


Before travel to a foreign country we recommend you visit one of the following websites to support your research on that country:

Please print off and return a travel risk assessment form to the surgery at least 6 weeks before you travel. You will then be advised what vaccinations you require.

We can provide:

  • Diphtheria
  • Polio
  • Tetanus
  • Typhoid
  • Hepatitis A (including when combined with Typhoid or Hepatitis B)
  • Cholera

We are also a registered Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre. Please contact the surgery for further information.

See our Pre-Travel Advice Page.