Both Portobello and Conan Doyle Surgeries are open from 8.30 am (doors open at 8.00 am) to 6.00pm Monday to Friday. We do hold extended hours clinics for pre-booked appointments with GPs and Nurses (see appointments information).
Welcome to Portobello Surgery/Conan Doyle Medical Centre
Confirmed case of measles in Lothian, please make sure you are up to date with vaccinations
including the MMR (measles mumps and rubella) vaccine. This is particularly important
for children and young adults.
Please have a look at our signposting flyers. These are to help you find the best
person to deal with you. Please click below to open both flyers and other resources
you might find helpful.
FLU VACCINATION OPEN ACCESS CLINICS AT PORTBELLO
Are being held on
THURSDAY 6TH OCTOBER 8.00 AM – 12.30 PM
SATURDAY 15TH OCTOBER 2016 8.00 AM – 10.30 AM
We will have an advisor from:
Home Energy Scotland - Home Energy Scotland is a free, impartial advice service
which is funded by the Scottish Government and managed by Energy Saving Trust to
help people be warmer and make their homes easier and cheaper to heat. http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/scotland/home-energy-scotland
VOCAL (Carers) – VOCAL supports and empowers unpaid carers in Edinburgh and Midlothian
through individual support, information, training and access to services.
Edinburgh Leisure & Health Partners – a member of the Health & Physical Activity
Team from Edinburgh Leisure will be attending to chat with people about Edinburgh
Leisure health programmes and how we can all get more active. They will have a selection
of information leaflets available.
Jeanette Byers – Advanced Care Planning - there will be a selection of leaflets that
can be taken away. These will help with putting plans in place so that your views
and wishes about health, finances and end of life issues can be made known. Jeanette
will be available to chat to people on the 6th at Portobello.
FLU VACCINATION OPEN ACCESS CLINIC AT CONAN DOYLE
Is being held on
TUESDAY 18TH OCTOBER 8.00 AM – 12.30 PM
You will be eligible for your free flu vaccination if you are:
Aged 65 years and over
Have a long-term medical condition such as diabetes, asthma or COPD
Have heart, liver, kidney or neurological disease
Are currently 16+ weeks pregnant
Are a Carer for someone
Have had a spelenectomy or dysfunction of the spleen