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
You can book an appointment with any GP to discuss your contraception options. All GP can prescribe pills, rings, patches and injections.
We also have Doctors at the Practice trained to fit the intrauterine device and system (coil) and the implant. If you decide on one of these options, the Practice will then contact you to arrange your appointment.
Sexually transmitted disease
Our Doctors 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.
If you take an oral contraceptive you can book an appointment with a Doctor or a Practice Nurse for your Pill check.
Alternatively you can complete your pill check online.