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Practice Closures: 

Please note that in line with all NHS Scotland, Riverside Medical Practice will be closed on the following dates:

Friday 15th April 2022 (Good Friday)
Monday 2nd May 2022
Friday 3rd June 2022
Friday 1st July 2022
Monday 1st August 2022
Monday 26th December 2022
Tuesday 27th December 2022
Monday 2nd January 2023
Tuesday 3rd January 2023
The surgery will only be open for pre-booked appointments on the following dates:
Monday 18th April 2022 (Easter Monday)
Friday 14th October 2022
The phone lines will be closed therefore if you require medical advice that can't wait until the phones reopen the following morning, please contact NHS24 on 111.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.  

SMEARS - Please don’t ignore your next smear invite.  If you missed your last smear test, contact us to find a time that suits you.  All women aged 25-64 across Scotland are invited to have a cervical screening test every three years from age 25-49 and every five years from age 50-64.

Clinics & Services

 

For all of the following clinics you need to make an appointment in advance, and some can only be booked by seeing the doctor or nurse first.scope_aple_heart

Please ask at reception:

  • Coronary Heart Disease prevention
  • Well Woman appointments (smears & instruction on breast examination)
  • Well Person appointments
  • Antenatal care - Midwife clinic; Monday & Wednesday pm, Thursday am
  • Family planning & Contraception
  • Minor surgery
  • Asthma control - with practice nurse
  • Diabetic monitoring - with practice nurse
  • Flu & Pneumococcal vaccination - clinics as advertised (usually October)
  • Travel immunisations - with practice nurse
  • Yellow Fever Immunisations - with practice nurse
  • Routine Childhood Immunisations - with health visitor or practice nurse
  • Warts & Verrucas - fortnightly clinic
  • Dressings
  • Ear wax syringing - with practice nurses
  • Elderly Screening (Over 75 clinics)

Health Promotion

  • Dietary advice
  • Exercise
  • Anti smoking advice

Joint or Muscle Problem? - MSK Referral

  • Do you need help with a joint or muscle problem?
  • Is it interfering with your life or work?
  • Do you want to know how you can help yourself?
  • For advice and self care information you can:
 
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