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Please note our GP's timetable as follow's;

Monday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr John Owen
Tuesday - Dr John Owen & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Wednesday - Dr John Owen
Thursday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Friday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Barrhill will be alternated by all 3 GP's.  During leave this timetable will be subject to change.

Flu Can KILL

 

Whatever your age,

If you suffer from:

Diabetes, Chronic Bronchitis, Kidney Disease, Heart Disease, Stroke, MS or are aged 65 or over, or are you a Carer?

Flu vaccination is recommended

Make an appointment NOW if you are eligible

Ballantrae Medical Practice Tel. 01465831302

 

Barrhill              Tuesday 10th October AM

Ballantrae         Friday 13th October AM


 
 

Veteran's First

Do you need help with muscle or joint pain problems?  Patients can now access the Musculoskeletal Advice and Triage Service (MATS) to have direct access, over the phone advice, signposting and onward referral to MSK services if required. Call FREE on 0800 9179390. 


Please note our latest newsletter is now available to read.  Available on the Quick Links tabs on the right hand side.


Samaritans – new telephone number

 The Samaritans are launching a new free-to-caller number – 116 123. This number is free to call from landlines, mobiles and payphones. It will enable more people who may be struggling to cope to access our vital service, which provides round the clock support, every single day of the year.
 

The new 116 123 number will replace Samaritans’ national UK number, 08457 90 90 90.  


Registration & Bereavement

Girvan

If informants need to carry out a registration, it would be extremely helpful, if you could telephone in advance of the visit so that a suitable appointment can be made.

Tel No: 01292 617617

 

Stranraer Registration Office

Council Offices Sun Street, Stranraer, Wigtownshire DG9 7JJ

Phone: 01776 888439  Please phone to make a suitable appointment.

Repeat Prescriptionsorange_pills (Regular Patients)

Patients on long-term medication can order repeat prescriptions in a number of ways.

  • By Phone - direct dial 01465 831600
  • By Hand - drop your repeat slip into the post box located on the wall outside dispensary within reception area, between the hours of 8.30am and 6pm.  Please ensure items are clearly marked.
  • By Post - enclosing a stamped addressed envelope if you want us to post it back to you.

 

Due to our rural location we can dispense prescription medication to most patients. You will be advised if you live outside of this location and be given a prescription to take to the chemist for collection.

Please note medicines cannot be collected at the same time as they are ordered. Collection times are between 09:00 - 11:00 and 15:00 - 17:00 Monday to Friday.

Medication Reviews

Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see either a doctor or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications.

48_hoursPlease allow two full working days between requesting and collecting your medication.

 

Temporary Residents

Temporary residents requiring any medication must be seen by a GP.

If you forget to bring medication with you, we can issue you with sufficient medication to see you through the duration of your stay.  Regular repeat medication should be issued by your usual GP. 

If you become ill during your stay we can issue you with acute medications following a GP appointment with one of our doctors.

We cannot dispense medication issued by another Practice.

 
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