DR CHUNG

After 20 years at the Abbey Practice,

Dr Chung will be leaving on 1st November 2019.

For family reasons, he is relocating to another part of Scotland

but will still work as a GP.

Patients will continue to be cared for by

Dr Acheson, Dr Ross, Dr Proctor,

Dr Ward and Sheona Ballantyne,

Advanced Nurse Practitioner.

FLU VACCINATIONS 2019

We will be holding a “drop in flu vaccination day” on

Wednesday 23rd October 2019

from 8am until 7pm

If you fall into any of the following categories, you will be eligible to receive a FREE flu vaccination:

  • Over 65

OR Aged 18-65 with any of the following conditions:

  • Asthma (if you use a steroid inhaler)

  • Carer

  • COPD

  • Diabetes

  • Heart Disease

  • Kidney Disease

  • Low Immunity (immunosupression)

  • Splenectomy

  • Pregnant

You may also be entitled to a pneumonia vaccination.

Please Ask the Doctor or Nurse who will advise further.

FIRST CONTACT PHYSIO

Go direct to a physio without seeing a doctor.

First Contact Physiotherapist are available in this area.

Do you have a muscle, back or joint problem?

The Physio will:

  • Assess you and diagnose what’s happening.

  • Give expert advice on how best to manage your condition.

  • Refer you on to specialist services if necessary.

Contact reception for further information.

Aural/Ear Care Clinic

From January 2019, ear syringing/microsuction will no longer be done in GP surgeries.

Clinics have been set up in the following places:

  • Community Clinic, Abbey Health Centre, Arbroath

  • Outpatient Department, Arbroath Infirmary

  • Carnoustie Medical Group

  • Outpatient Department, Links Health Centre Montrose

  • Monifieth Medical Practice

  • Outpatient Department, Stracathro Hospital

  • Outpatient Department, Whitehills Hospital,Forfar

Please ask at reception for a leaflet or you can make an appointment by telephoning:

Audiology Department

King’s Cross Hospital

01382 596965

ACUTE MINOR AILMENT CLINIC-THURSDAY MORNINGS

Every Thursday morning our Practice Nurse will be running a Minor Ailment Clinic from 9- 11am.

If you have any of the following symptoms and are not already seeing a Doctor about them, the Practice Nurse may be able to help:

  • Sore Throat

  • Headache

  • Urine infection

  • Cough

  • Diarrhoea/Vomiting

  • Muscle Strain

  • Earache

  • Rash

  • Sticky Eyes

Please request an appointment by telephone on                     01241 872692 or in person at reception.