DOCTORS

Dr Allan E. Ward  joined the practice in 1986.  He graduated in Dundee (1980). 

Dr Ching-wa Chung joined the practice in 1998.  He graduated in Edinburgh (1993). 

Dr Alistair J. Acheson joined the practice in 2000.  He graduated in Belfast (1983).

Dr Daphne Ross joined the practice in 2009. She graduated in Dundee (2000).

Dr Iain Proctor joined the practice in 2015.  He graduated in Belfast (1988).

PRACTICE TEAM

Elaine Summers    Practice Manager

Our Practice Manager, Elaine leads a highly trained and motivated administration team.  Their endeavour is to ensure the smooth running of the practice at all times. If however, you have any problems or are unhappy with the service you receive then please contact Elaine on Arbroath (01241) 872692.

E-mail: esummers@nhs.net

PRACTICE NURSES

Valerie Hughes SRN BA, Specialist Practitioner, Dip Asthma, Dip C.O.P.D.

Heather Cruickshank EN, SRN, Dip Asthma

We have two highly skilled Practice Nurses who offer a wide range of services.  They are available by appointment in the surgery (tel: 01241 872692), Monday to Friday between 8:30am – 12:30pm and 1pm - 6.00pm. Among the services provided are:

Asthma Check-up                 

Cervical Smears

Routine Immunisation (incl. overseas travel)

Diabetes Clinics

Advice on diet and weight reduction

Heart Disease Clinics

Blood pressure check 

Health Promotion Clinics

COPD Checks

Well Person Checks covering blood pressure, smoking, smoking, diet, excercise, alcohol etc

Dressings and removal of stitches  

The following are available at the request of your doctor:

Ear Syringe, ECG (Heart Tracing), Cryotherapy, Hearing Test

HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT

Shona Kemp, our Health Care Assistant will perform phlebotomy (blood tests), blood pressure and urine checks.  To make an appointment telephone (01241) 872692.

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Elaine Summers              Practice Manager

Emma Galloway              Office Manager

Lorna Kydd                     Senior Administrator

Receptionists/Administrators:

Stephanie Donachie

Carol Marshall

Angela Moseley

Vicky Milne

Kerry Stott

Medical Secretary:

June Spink

DISTRICT NURSES & COMMUNITY STAFF NURSES

Nigel Clubb RGN - District Nursing Team Leader          

Diane Herdman RGN

Frances Mitchell RGN

Yvonne Morrison RGN

Linda Proctor RGN 

Lisa Stallerbrass RGN

Roy Turnbull RGN

District Nurses provide care to patients who are housebound. We have a skilled team of District Nurses who provide care for patients of all ages.  In the community, arrangements for care at home are usually made by the doctors or on discharge from the hospital but should you wish to contact the nurse yourself, telephone

(01241) 430303.

HEALTH VISITORS

Susan Spiers                                                                                                                                

Lynne Miller                                                                                                                                      

Health Visitors are registered general nurses and midwifes who may have family planning qualifications and have specialised in community health care.  They can give information and help to the whole age range but particularly to expectant mothers, families with young children under 5, teenagers and the elderly.  They can be contacted by telephoning (01241) 430303.

SCHOOL NURSES

Advice available at certain times, details from main reception, telephone (01241) 430303.

PRACTICE  PHARMACIST

Kay Erskine BSc, MRPharms, Pg Dip

The Practice Pharmacist provides advice regarding the use of medicines within the practice to the GP’s and nursing staff.  She can be contacted on (01241) 432439.