West Linton Medical Practice 


 West Linton Medical Practice


Area Covered:
West Linton and surrounding area including Silverburn, Ninemileburn, Carlops, Blyth Bridge, Romanno Bridge, Mountain Cross and Dolphinton.

When are we open:
Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 6:00pm

How to contact us:
01968 660808 General Tel.
01968 660808 Appointments Tel.
08454 24 24 24 Out of Hours Tel.
01968 660856 Fax

GP List:
Dr Sarah Johnston  (GP)
Dr Elliot Longworth  (GP)
Dr Tarannum Mulube  (GP)
Dr Joan Scott  (GP and Senior Partner)

Making an appointment:
01968 660808
Appointments can be made at the Health Centre between 8.30am and 6pm each week day. Early morning appointments are available, please call for details.

Out of hours:
08454 24 24 24
Our Out of Hours calls will be answered by NHS24. Please telephone 08454 24 24 24. For life threatening emergencies, please dial 999 and ask for an ambulance.

Home visits:
If a home visit is required, please let us know before 10am so that we may plan our calls. Please try to give the receptionist some idea of what is wrong and the full name, age and address of the patient who wishes to be visited.

Repeat prescriptions:
Please hand your request slip into the Health Centre or West Linton Pharmacy. Prescriptions are automatically sent to the Pharmacy unless otherwise requested. Please allow 2 working days before collecting your prescription. Alternatively repeat prescriptions can be requested by email westlinton.repeatprescriptions@borders.scot.nhs.uk . Please ask at Reception for an information leaflet.
We endeavour to provide the best possible care in all circumstances. However, we do recognise that unexpected problems can arise and we would appreciate if you would inform us personally or by letter at the Health Centre so that we can improve our service.

Clinics List
Ante-Natal Clinic - Tuesday afternoon
Asthma - Daily By appointment
Child Health Surveillance - Daily By appointment
Child Health/Baby Clinic - Thursday 2:00 - 3:00pm
Contraception - Daily By appointment
Diabetic - Daily By appointment
Health Promotion - Daily By appointment
Hypertension - Daily By appointment
Minor Surgery - By arrangement with GPs
Well Woman/Man - Daily By appointment

Where are we:
Mrs Julie Downie
Deanfoot Road
West Linton
EH46 7EX
01968 660808 General Tel.