Plans for a new health hub in the West End of Plymouth – which would include a sexual health clinic – have been tabled by the council.
Council chiefs say the bold new plan would bring ‘health to the High Street’ and could include a new GP surgery, a dentists’ surgery, a sexual health clinic and mental health support and a pharmacy – all under one roof.
Proposals are being worked up the new, purpose-built health centre on the site of two demolished buildings on the corner of Market Avenue and New George Street, which back onto Colin Campbell Court.
Cabinet Member for Finance, Mark Lowry, who is also city centre champion said: “There are over 12,000 people on the waiting list for dentists, children’s teeth are being extracted, right here in Plymouth. We want to help our residents get healthy, and want to make it as easy for them