NHS Ayrshire & Arran have aligned a Community Nursing Team to our Practice. The District Nursing Team can provide care and treatment to our housebound population.
Telephone 01292 513877
The practice will help to look after you during pregnancy and at home after the delivery. Julie runs our Ante-Natal Clinic on Thursday and Friday afternoons at the Heathfield Suite in Ayr Hospital.
Telephone: 01292 285893
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
Telephone: 01292 885529
Telephone: 01292 885534
Anne is a Community Dietician who can offer advice on how to make informed and practical choices about food and nutrition and help diagnose and treat dietary and nutritional problems. The practice holds a dietetic clinic twice a month on a Thursday afternoon. Referral is made via the GP.
Advanced Practice Physiotherapist
Brian is an Advanced Practitioner Physiotherapist who has a clinic in the Practice twice weekly. If you have a musculoskeletal complaint you can book an appointment direct with Brian, no need to be referred. Alternatively, you may find some helpful advice on the NHS Ayrshire and Arran Musculoskeletal (MSK).
Community Link Worker
Emma Jane Hannah
Emma is a Community Link Practitioner whose role is to support people to live well in the community. Emma will listen to your story and talk to you about what is going on in your life. She can help you to get support, advice and information from services or activities that will help to improve your physical and mental wellbeing, and quality of life. Emma holds clinics every Wednesday and Friday at the Practice or can visit you in your home if you struggle to get out.
Martina is a Community Pharmacist working with the Practice 2 1/2 per week. She will carry out project work and does patient medication reviews.
Mental Health Team
The practice has various mental health nurses employed in the community. Referral to them is made via our clinical team.
Under the Health and Social Care Partnership, the Practice now has an aligned Social Work team. Should you require Social Work input, you can contact them direct, or speak with a member of our clinical team.