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

Changes Abbey Practice Team

The practice are delighted to welcome

Sheona Ballantyne (RGN, ENP, Independent Prescriber, ANP BSc (Hons))

She will be joining the GP team as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner.

Starting Monday 30th July 2018

Sheona is an experienced nurse who has completed a further 3 year recognised Advance Nurse Practitioner course at the University of Lancaster, graduating in 2010, enabling her to examine, diagnose, prescribe and treat many conditions in the same way a GP does.

Her role in the practice will include giving advice and clinical decision making via telephone triage and independent assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a variety of acute illnesses and injuries.

Sheona will be working 4 days per week

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.