Research and Development

Hillcrest Surgery is a local hub for Research and Development.  We take part in at last 8 studies year which give our patients access to new treatments as well as the chance to contribute to the development of care for all patients.

The Practice is an RCGP Research & Surveillance Centre Practice.  This means we along with about 200 other Practices participate in a national surveillance programme that provides continual monitoring of infections and diseases in the community as well as RCGP and ethically approved research.

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