Gergask Surgery

Laggan, Newtonmore, Highland, PH20 1AH

NHS

Telephone: 01528 544225

Fax: 01528 544388

Out of Hours: 111

Clinics & Services

Diabetic, Asthma/COPD, Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke Clinics are all run on a regular basis by a recall system and patients will be contacted by the practice and invited to make an appointment.

Epilepsy, Hypothyroidism and Hypertension are all also regularly monitored.

The following services are also available:

Antenatal Care is arranged via the Midwifery Team, based in Aviemore, who can be contacted on 01479 813402.

Child Development assessments and immunisations are carried out by the doctor by appointment. Your Public Health Nurse will give you more information about these.

Chiropody Referrals, both general and diabetic, are arranged by the doctor. Patients can also self-refer using forms available from reception or download from our list of forms & leaflets – see bottom of page.
Community Nurses covering our area are based in Aviemore and can be contacted on 01479 813401.

Community Physiotherapist sees patients referred by the doctor. You may also self refer if you are over 16 and have any joint, muscle, back, neck, dizziness or continence problem.  To self refer telephone 0800 917 9390, please be aware calls can take between 10 and 15 mins.  For further information contact surgery reception.

Contraception and Sexual Health Services and advice are available at the surgery. This includes both contraceptive implant insertion and coil fitting.

Counselling may be arranged by the doctor if they feel that this is the most appropriate course of treatment for you. Or patients can self-refer (private charges will apply for self-referrals; please discuss this with the counsellor). Leaflets are available in the waiting room or from reception.

Dietitian – both general and diabetic sessions can be organised by the doctor and clinics are held regularly in the surgery.

Emergency Contraception can be obtained at your local pharmacy or you should ask to see the doctor urgently.

Public Health Nurse and School Nurse covering our area are based in Aviemore and can be contacted on 01479 813403.

New Patients should make an appointment with the doctor so that a brief history of previous illnesses can be taken and routine, simple tests, e.g. blood pressure can be taken. Registration forms can be downloaded from our New Patients page.

Psychiatry Clinic which is for patients referred by the doctor and which is run by a Consultant Psychiatrist and his/her team, is held at St Vincents Hospital in Kingussie by appointment.

Minor surgical procedures to remove certain skin lesions can be carried out under local anaesthetic at the surgery. Other lesions, e.g. warts, can also be treated with liquid nitrogen. Please discuss this with your GP. Joint injections to relieve pain, if appropriate, can also be carried out in certain circumstances.

Patient Participation Group

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:30 - 12:30 & 14:30 - 17:00
  • Tuesday
    08:30 - 12:30 & 15:00 - 18:00
  • Wednesday
    08:30 - 12:30
  • Thursday
    08:30 - 12:30
  • Friday
    08:30 - 12:30 & 15:00 - 18:00
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED