The early diagnosis of cancer is a core part of the NHS Long Term Plan which will be achieved through several measures including maximising the number of cancers that are identified through screening.
Two women die every day from cervical cancer in England, yet it is one of the most preventable cancers. Around 2,700 women in England are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year and it is the second most common cancer amongst women under 35.
At GP Health Partners we offer a range of evening and weekend cytology appointments in the Epsom and Leatherhead area. You can book these via your registered GP practice. All of our clinics are run by an experienced female Nurse who will put you at ease and should you require a chaperone, you need only ask. All results will be returned in the usual way and added to your medical record.
Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancers, but screening can help stop it before it starts. So don’t ignore your cervical screening invite and if you missed your last one, book an appointment now. Cervical screening saves lives. Find out more at nhs.uk/cervicalscreening