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Consultations

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

Order repeat prescriptions online

May Holiday

Howden will be closed for the Mayday holiday on Monday the 6th of May 2019. The practice will be open up until 6pm on Friday the 3rd of May, and will reopen on Tuesday the 7th of May at 8.30am for business as usual. If you require help with any urgent medical problem which cannot […]

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Howden Seasonal Newsletters

Howden Seasonal Newsletters

In collaboration with our Patient Participation Group, we are publishing our quarterly newsletters. Click below to open a copy, or pick up a paper copy when you are next in the Health Centre. Howden newsletter Edition 2 Spring 2019 Howden Newsletter Edition 1 Winter 2018 Howden Newsletter  Edition 0 Autumn 2018

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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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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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