We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. Advances in technology means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home, such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
Merchiston Surgery closes for all Public Holidays.
When the surgery is closed between 18:30 – 08:00 Monday to Friday and at weekends, services are provided by NHS111 on 111
For 24 hour advice call NHS111 on 111
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
If you feel you have a genuine emergency such as shortage of breath, chest pain, possible stroke or if someone has collapsed, you should call 999.