|Mrs Chris Torpy (f)|
Nurse Practitioner RGN (Registered General Nurse), MSc (Master of Science) (Health Care), BSc (hons) Nurse Practitioner, Dip PSN (Diploma in Professional Studies in Nursing (District Nursing)) Non-medical Prescriber
Chris provides a complementary service to that of the GP’s and has undertaken additional training in order to provide an advanced level of care including clinical examination, diagnosis and the prescribing of medicines. She runs a variety of chronic disease clinics; including diabetes, looking after your heart, asthma and chest clinics. She also works alongside the Doctors in the ‘Same day/Emergency clinics’. She is able to manage a variety of problems such as skin conditions, ear, throat and chest infections, minor ailments and injuries as well as offer advice on family planning and contraception.