Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioners are trained specialist nurses. They have undertaken additional medical education in order to provide advanced nursing care and to prescribe medication.

Hazel Whiston (Lead Practice Nurse) (f)

HazelRGN  (Emergency Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Assessment, Common Presentations, Care of the Acutely Unwell Child / Young Person, V300 Non Medical Prescribing)

Lorna Mitchell (Advanced Nurse Practitioner) (f)


Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

Fiona Munro (Senior Practice Nurse) (f)

Special interest in coronary heart disease and health promotion.

Joanne Robertson (f)
Ann-Marie Houston (f)
Loraine Darbyshire (f)



Lyndsay Martin (f)

(Advanced Nurse Practitioner)

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

Fedra Macintyre (f)


Kirsteen Houston (f)


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