Orchard Medical Centre

01698 242700


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.


Booking an Appointment To make an appointment for a consultation with a GP or nurse please telephone us or book online (see below for how to register for online bookings). ... [continue] Appointments


Antenatal and Postnatal Care Antenatal care is shared between midwives and hospital consultants. Clinics are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Please make an appointment with the midwife when your pregnancy ... [continue] Clinics


Smoking We are keen to give all our patients who smoke as much help as possible to stop.  Please ask at reception or at any consultation for information and support. ... [continue] Lifestyle

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS Choices website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS Choices and you can ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

We are sometimes asked by patients to provide non-NHS services.  These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, passport signing ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Repeat Prescriptions

Please complete the computer-generated prescription form and deposit in the box in the reception area. Please allow us 48 hours to process your requests. This is to allow due care ... [continue] Repeat Prescriptions

Self Help and Lifestyle

NHS Inform is Scotland’s national health information service. Its aim is to provide the people in Scotland with accurate and relevant information to help them make informed decisions about their ... [continue] Self Help and Lifestyle

Sick Certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer should accept self-certification on form SC2 or ... [continue] Sick Certificates

Test results

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg blood, urine, x-ray) between 2pm and 4pm each day. To ensure confidentiality, we ... [continue] Test results