Important - Vaccinations: In line with NHS Highland Direction GP surgeries will no longer be responsible for the delivery of vaccinations and immunisations effective 1st March 2023. If you have any queries regarding child or adult immunisations, please contact the NHS Highland Service Delivery Centre Helpline: 0800 032 0339 open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.00pm. For routine immunisations you are requested to wait for an appointment letter before making contact.

Gergask Surgery

Laggan, Newtonmore, Highland, PH20 1AH

Telephone: 01528 544225

We are currently closed. In an emergency please dial 999. If this is between 6pm and 8am Mon-Fri or anytime at weekend or bank holiday and you don't feel that you can wait until we are open again please call NHS on 111 or visit NHS 111 online at

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 in Kingussie Surgery building – by appointment only

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.

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:30am to 12:30pm
    03:00pm to 06:00pm
    Closed for Lunch
  • Tuesday
    08:30am to 12:30pm
    03:00pm to 06:00pm
    Closed for Lunch
  • Wednesday
    08:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thursday
    08:30am to 12:30pm
  • Friday
    08:30am to 12:30pm
    03:00pm to 06:00pm
    extended hours available once a month on Friday evenings for those who work outwith the area & cannot manage to attend in usual hours.
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
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