Welcome to West End Medical Practice
West End Medical Practice are proud to serve our patients in Edinburgh.
Reception Opening Hours: Mon to Fri 8am-6pm
Usual consultation times are:
7.30am – 8.30am (Wednesday & Friday)
8.30am – 11.00am
2.30pm – 5.20pm
Out of hours
Getting a Doctor out of normal surgery hours:
Telephone NHS 24 on 111
In an emergency call 999
Minor Injuries Unit
The Minor Injuries Unit at the Western General Hospital:
Open seven days a week from 9.00am to 9.00pm.
No appointment is necessary.
Dr Dean G Pope MB, ChB (Edinburgh) 1986, DRCOG, MRCGP
Dr Kirsten Macdonald MB, ChB (Aberdeen) 1991, DRCOG, DFFP, MRCGP
Dr Lindsay Kerr MB, ChB, (Dundee) 1997, DRCOG, MRCGP
Dr Catherine Smith MB ChB (Glasgow) 2003, DRCOG, DFFP, MRCGP
Dr Rory OConaire BSc, MB CHB (Aberdeen) 2005, MRCGP
Dr Caroline Davidson MBChB (Aberdeen) 2002, MRCP, MRCGP, DFSRH
Dr Caroline Nelson MBChB (Dundee) 2006, MRCGP, DCH
Julia Tapsfield MBChB (Liverpool) 2007, DTMH, DFSRH
Clinics & Services
Pharmacy, Community Physiotherapy, Community Nursing, Community Mental Health, Dietetics, Chiropody, Dental Services, Radiology and a range of consultant clinics.
Change of Address
It is very important that we hold a correct address and telephone number for you. If either of these change please notify us. You may change your address on our online form.
Register with our practice
Our list for registering new patients is closed. Dependents of currently registered patients living at the same address, new births and visiting temporary residents within our Practice area who require immediate necessary care will still be accepted.
Our patients are able to order repeat prescription items online. These items are listed on the right hand side of your repeat prescription computer slip.