Welcome to our practice website. We hope it will provide our patients with a source of information about our practice, the staff
and services we provide
and in addition be a useful resource for other health related information.
Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like. We can use your ideas to improve our online services and further develop the content of this site.
Ample parking is now available at both surgeries, with reserved areas for the disabled near the entrance.
Wheelchairs - a ramp is provided at the surgery entrance, as is a toilet for the disabled along with baby changing facilities. A wheelchair is also available on short loan from the practice. Details from reception.
Bowel cancer is the third most common cancer in Scotland after lung and breast cancer. Every year, almost 4,000 people are diagnosed with the disease. 95% of new cases occur in people over the age of 50 Bowel cancer is the second most common cause of cancer death for men and third for women with 1600 people dying of the disease in Scotland each year
The Scottish Bowel Screening programme will invite all men and women in Scotland between the ages of 50 to 74 for screening every two years. A home based test kit is posted through your letterbox every two years. 5000 test kits are issued every day across Scotland We encourage everyone who receives a kit to take part and not ignore what can be a life saving test Television advertising and our practice encourage you to understand the importance of reporting changes in your bowel habit to your GP. IF you have concerns you can telephone 0800 0121 833 for a confidential chat and advice .
(Site updated 17/04/2014)