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

Self-treatment & First Aid

Please note that the information on this page is GENERAL ADVICE ONLY.

You can obtain advice on self-treatment of comment ailments from

Professional advice and over the counter treatments are also available from your local pharmacist.

First Aid

Your home first aid kit should be stored well out of reach of small children. Some, or all, of the items on the following list would be useful to keep at home:

  • Paracetamol – pain and fever relief in tablet form for adults and liquid form for babies and young children.
  • Vapour Rub – used to ease breathing in stuffy colds and in hot water as a steam inhalation to help catarrh and dry coughs
  • Antiseptic Solution – used diluted to clean cuts and grazes
  • Antihistamine tablets or liquid (for children) to ease insect bites and stings
  • Calamine lotion – to ease itch of bites, stings, chickenpox etc.
  • Sticking Plasters – to cover minor cuts etc.
  • Dry Dressings – to cover minor wounds
  • Cotton Wool – to clean cuts and grazes etc.
  • Crepe Bandage – to hold dressings in place or to support strained or bruised joints.
  • Thermometer – to assess fevers
  • Tweezers – for removing splinters
  • Scissors – for trimming dressings etc.

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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