Kingswood Surgery

Kingswood Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4UH

NHS

Telephone: 01892 511833

Fax: 01892 517597

Out of Hours: 111

If you’re in your seventies don’t let shingles become a burning issue – Book vaccination TODAY

Posted on April 24th, 2017

Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it. It’s caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which also causes chickenpox.

It’s estimated around one in every four people will have at least one episode of shingles during their life.

The national shingles programme is recommended for people aged 70 to 79 years. Patients will be eligible on the date they turn 70 or 78 years. Patients are called on their 70th birthday and continue to be eligible until their 80th Birthday.

Please call reception to book your appointment.

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  • Monday
    8.00am - 6.30pm
  • Tuesday
    8.00am - 6.30pm
  • Wednesday
    8.00am - 6.30pm
  • Thursday
    8.00am - 6.30pm
  • Friday
    8.00am - 6.30pm
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED