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We offer prebookable appointments for routine health issues, and have an Acute Illness Team for more urgent needs.

Nursing Team

Book an appointment with our Nursing Team

NHS Minor Ailment Service

Visit your community pharmacy for help and advice

Repeat Prescriptions

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“What matters to you? Day

“What matters to you? Day on Wednesday 6 June 2018 Will you join the conversation? “What matters to you? Day is a Scotland wide campaign to encourage and support more meaningful conversations between people who provide health and social care and the people, families and carers who receive health and social care. The day provides […]

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GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Our Commitment to your Privacy Within Howden Medical Group Practice we have always taken Data Protection seriously.  We believe the most important details are yours and that it is an integral part of our commitment to you that we keep the information that you share with us as safe as […]

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Lothian Eye Health Network

For any eye problem your first port of call should be an optometrist. An optometrist is the best person to assess urgent eye problems, check for eye disorders and treat eye conditions. They have the professional training and necessary equipment to assess most eye problems and will refer you to see a specialist when necessary. […]

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Dr Gemma Provan

We have sent our best wishes to Dr Gemma Provan as she starts her maternity leave this week. Dr Provan works part time as a salaried GP at Howden, and plans to return to work in 2019.

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New Text Message Service

Howden is introducing a text message reminder service for patients with registered mobile phone numbers. With your consent, we can contact you via text message regarding your appointments and other more general information about our services. If you consent, your mobile phone number will be registered in your medical record on our computer system. If […]

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Podiatry Self Referral

If you have a foot problem which a podiatrist can help you with, please fill in an application form and return it to reception.  The podiatry department will arrange an appointment for you, and contact you by post with a date and time. Forms are available at reception, or you can download a copy using […]

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