Welcome to the Dalhousie Medical Practice website. We hope you will benefit from a user friendly layout and information about our healthcare services. You can also find out when we are open and what to do when we are not, all from the comfort of your own home.
Serving around 9000 patients, Our team are dedicated to your continued good health and approach your care with professionalism.
The practice normally agrees to accept all patients requesting to join its list. We do not discriminate on grounds of age, race, gender, sexual orientation, appearance, social class, religion, disability or medical condition.
New Patients Welcome - we are open to, and welcome, new patients who live within our practice area
To register, please visit our New Patients section of this website to complete a registration form and questionnaire, returning to firstname.lastname@example.org
Seeing your GP - Important Notice
We operate a telephone triage service. To book an appointment, please phone us at 0131-3703999 between 08:30 - 18:00 and our trained medical receptionist team will signpost your query to the appropriate medical professional. Once you have phoned the surgery and made an appointment, a member of our clinical team will phone you back to discuss your concerns. if you need to be seen in person, you will be offered a further appointment to come to the surgery.
If you are worried about your health we are always there for you. To hear about how our service has changed and how you might be able to treat yourself at home using the NHS Inform self help guides, please take a moment to listen to this short video about access your GP during this time https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8V14lrcHAA
Thank you from the team at Dalhousie Medical Practice.
Prescriptions should be ordered by email to email@example.com and please note that we need five working days notice to turnaround your repeat requests and seven working days for new prescriptions. Therefore, where possible, please make sure you order your prescription in plenty of time. Include your forename and surname, date of birth, the full name of the medication you require, plus your preferred pharmacy where your prescription will be sent to. If you do not nominate a local pharmacy, your prescription will be available for collection at the surgery.
The health centre was completed in May 2005 and is fully compliant with the Disability Discrimination Act. It is a two-storey building with a lift, widened doorways, automatic front doors and disabled toilets.
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
If you have symptoms associated with the Coronavirus, please follow the most up to date guidance and advice on COVID-19, please visit the NHS Inform website
Minor Ailment Service
Please be aware that the community pharmacy Minor Ailment Service has now been extended to allow anyone registered with a GP practice, who has a minor illness or a common condition, to speak to a member of the pharmacy team for advice and treatment without the need to see a GP. To understand more about minor ailments.
Self Certifying and Sick Certificates
If you need advice about sick certificates and self certifying, please visit Gov.UK
One Click Away
You can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription or sending us your comments are both just a click away. And if you are not yet registered with us you can download the necessary forms here too.
We also have a text reminder service. If you wish us to send text reminders, or invite you in for screening (e.g. seasonal flu vaccination) please tell a member of the reception team and provide us with your mobile phone number to take advantage of this service. You can opt out of this service at any time.
(Site updated 17/05/2022)