©Dr L Taylor and Partners


Conan Doyle Medical Centre,

4 Nether Liberton Lane, Edinburgh. EH16 5TY Tel: 0131 666 5160


Portobello Surgery,

265 Portobello High Street,Edinburgh. EH15 2AW    TEL: 0131 669 8406

At night and at weekends medical cover is provided by NHS24. Contact number is 08454 242424

After April 29th a new free number 111 may be used








Wheelchair users will find easy access at both sites. There are toilets for the disabled at the Conan Doyle Medical Centre.


Please keep visiting us, and if you have any suggestions that you may wish to put to us then fill in the Suggestions form



Consent: email /text  and Out Of Hours Information Sharing

As part of your medical care we would like to share with the Out of Hours Service.  Give your consent here


The surgery is starting to use an SMS (text) messaging service for appointment reminders.

Please complete  This form to inform us as to your preference for this sevice.

Or this form to change mobile number/email



Due to increasing costs and demand we have introduced a charge for paper copies of results, letters and immunisations. There will be a charge of 50p per sheet for copies of results, letters or immunisations.

Please use this website to find information about the surgeries. You can order repeat prescriptions, complete travel questionaire, cancel appointments, find out how to ..., change your details, consent to OOH sharing, text reminders and contact by email. We also have a suggestion contact form if you find there is information you require from surgery.

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).

WHEN SHOULD I WORRY? - Your guide to Coughs, Colds, Earache & Sore Throats

Bowel screening is important when you are over 50 click for more info

For eye, dental and feet problems and to see Physiotherapist please click here


Please have a look at this useful information sheet about antibiotics and infections and how important it is to save antibiotics for when we really need them.

Welcome to Portobello Surgery/Conan Doyle Medical Centre

Opening Times


Newsletter spring 2014

The Practice is closed for May holiday on Monday 5th May.