We are Drs Ross, Campbell, Pickard, Boyd and McLennan.
We hold a General Medical Services (GMS) contract with Greater Glasgow NHS Board (GGNHSBB), Dalian House, 350 St Vincent Street, Glasgow G3 8YZ, tel. 0141-201-4444 and Lanarkshire Health Board, Strathclyde Hospital, Airbles Road, Motherwell, tel. 01698-281313 Details of this contract are available from our Practice Manager, Rosaleen Kelly. Our practice is accessible to disabled patients. Our practice area encompasses the G76 post code.
Services Available From The Practice
All GP practices are contracted to provide “essential services”, that is, basic treatment of ill people.
We also provide the following “additional services”:
- Child health surveillance, together with the Health Visiting team
- Contraceptive services. Specialist services such as IUCD insertion are available at the Family Planning, Clarkston Clinic, or alternative Family Planning Clinics.
- Maternity services in the ante natal and post natal period, together with hospital midwives.
- Routine immunisation of children, together with the Health Visiting team
- Immunisation for adults in relation to travel. Not all travel immunisations are available on the NHS, please ask our practice nurse for details.
- Cervical smears.
- Freezing of warts and other small skin lesions
We also hold contracts with Greater Glasgow NHS Board/Lanarkshire NHS Board for the following “enhanced services”:
- An annual flu immunisation programme to protect the elderly and at risk groups.
- Regular monitoring, by blood and urine tests, for patients on a range of drugs for arthritis and bowel problems.
- Annual comprehensive reviews for patients with heart disease.
- Annual comprehensive review for patients with diabetes; this includes appointments with the dietician and podiatrist.
- Specialist Clinics for Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Kidney Disease.
- Review of patients with hypothyroidism, epilepsy, mental health problems, hypertension and cancer.
Carolside Medical Centre
1/2 Carolside Gdns
Glasgow G76 7BX.
Information about our 'flu clinics is now available on the 'flu clinics page
From 29TH APRIL the NHS 24 (OUT OF HOURS) telephone number is changing to 111.
Holiday and closure notices are on the Newsletter page
Members of the Practice can be contacted by telephoning 0141-644-3511 between 8.30 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm – 6.00 pm from Monday to Friday.
GPs and other clinical members of the Practice may not be available by telephone during surgery sessions, however, reception staff will offer advice regarding a suitable time to contact these Practice members.
Messages can also be left at reception for members of the practice.
Our Practice Health Visitor can be contacted on 0141-644-5726 and District Nurses on 0141-644-4818.