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St. Peters Health Centre
Sparkenhoe Street
Leicester LE2 0TA

0116 295 7835


Welcome to the Shefa Medical Practice website. We serve the area of Leicester City Central, and look after a population of over 4000 patients.

This website has been designed to help you make full use of the many services that our practice has to offer.

Use the links on the left to take you to the relevant pages. If you cannot find what you are looking for try the FAQ page or use the Site Search option on the top right of every page to help you.


Clinics and Services

The range of services we provide under contract to the NHS are:

  • Health Promotion and Disease Management
  • Child Health Surveillance
  • Contraceptive Services
  • Maternity Medical Services
  • Minor Surgery Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Baby Clinic
  • District Nurse
  • Community Mental Health Team
  • Travel Clinic
  • Child Immunisation Services
  • Cervical Cytology
  • HPV Vaccinations
  • Yellow Fever Centre
  • GP ENT Services
  • Phlebotomy (Blood Samples)

The following members of the Primary Health Care Team Visit the surgery for sessions:

  • Community Mental Health
  • Midwife
  • District Nurses
  • Health Visitors

Microsuction & ear syringing are available at the Practice, The ENT service is delivered by Dr Docrat MB BS Diploma in Otolaryngology & Otology. Please contact the us for more information for Microsuction and Ear Syringing.

About us

All of our staff aim to work together to provide the best service for all our patients within the time and resources available to us in the National Health Service. You can expect an excellent level of care from Shefa Medical Practice; our high standards are based on mutual respect and trust. The Practice makes full use of Information Technology and complies with the Data Protection Act (1998).

Effective healthcare is dependent on a successful partnership between the patient and the primary healthcare team. This means requesting help in an appropriate manner from the appropriate resources.
The Practice Charter is available here, it states the rights and responsibilities of both Shefa Medical Practice and its Patients.

The Shefa Medical Practice Publication is available here. It corresponds with the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and provides useful information for patients.

Shefa Medical Centre is a Research Active Practice

Shefa Medical Centre is a Research Active Practice working with the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network (NIHR-CRN).

Conducting high-quality clinical research helps the National Institute for Health Research to keep improving NHS care by finding out which treatments work best.

In this practice you might be approached to take part in a clinical research study, taking part in a research study is voluntary and can be beneficial to patients who participate in them.

Our staff group include the following:

Staff Member                          Number (s)                       
GPs 2
Nurse Practitioner 1
Receptionists 4
Admistrator 1
Practice Manager 1
Development Manager 1

Click staff for further information about us.

We hope that you find our website useful, and we welcome any feedback on ways to improve the quality of care we provide. Click here for information on our complaints procedure.
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