Choice of contraception
Deciding which is the best method can be difficult so please take time to read through these excellent guides.
A suggestion is to start with the general guide and then read the detailed guide for the method that interests you.
Or you could use this helpful online tool my contraception tool
- The combined pill
- The progesterone only pill
- The contraceptive injection
- The contraceptive implant
- The contraceptive patch
- The contraceptive vaginal ring
- The intrauterine system
- The intrauterine device
- Male and female sterilisation
- Male and female condoms
- Diaphragms and caps
- Natural family planning
- Emergency contraception
Who to book an appointment with
All Dr’s can prescribe pills, rings, patches and injections.
The following Dr’s are trained to fit the intrauterine device and system (coil).
- Dr Cawthra (currently on maternity)
- Dr Philippa Crabtree
- Dr Wareing
The following Dr’s are trained to fit the implant
- Dr Varghese and Nurse Practitioner Tracey Fairhurst
Please arrange an appointment with the appropriate Dr once you have decided.
Sexually transmitted disease
Our Dr’s also offer testing and treatment for a range of sexually transmitted diseases.
If you would prefer to attend a completely anonymous service, then you can self refer to Leeds Sexual Health service Please contact Armley Moor Health Centre directly on 0113 3920333
Contact the surgery to make a routine appointment with the Practice Nurse for a blood pressure check and review. If your review has been over 12 months you will need to make an appointment with the GP.