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The Prince's Foundation Dumfries House

Below is a list of proposed 2021 programme dates for courses at Dumfries House. These will be run virtually until it is safe to open the centre. If you are interested in any of the programmes please contact the surgery for more information.

Fertility:

 

18th January – 22nd February

19th April – 24th May

16th August – 20th September

 

Menopause:

 

12th January – 16th February

23rd February – 30th March

20th April – 25th May

1st June – 6th July

17th August – 21st September

28th September – 2nd November

6th November – 14th December

 

Chronic Pain:

 

13th January – 24th February

3rd March – 14th April

21st April – 2nd June

9th June – 21st July

28th July – 8th September

15th September – 27th October

3rd November – 15th December

 

H&WB:

 

14th January – 25th February (7weeks)

4th March – 15th April (7 weeks)

20th May – 1st July (7 weeks)

19th August – 4th November (12 weeks)

 

Mindfulness:

 

15th January – 5th March

21st May – 9th July

20th August – 8th October

22nd October – 10th December

Where Should You Go For Urgent Care? 

Right Place/Right Care 

Urgent Care

Adult Diabetes

For more information on managing your Adult Diabetes you can download the NHS Ayrshire and Arran App. To find out more click the link below.

Information on Adult Diabetes App

BREAST SCREENING SERVICE

The new breast screening service is due to commence on the 11th March. Ladies will be invited to the breast screening unit at Ayrshire Central Hospital Irvine.

Ladies aged between 50-70 are invited for screening once every 3 years. Over 70s can request screening but under 50s cannot be screened.

PHYSIOTHERAPY APPOINTMENTS

We now have a physiotherapist working within the practice on a Thursday all day. If you have any muscle or joint pain the physiotherapist could help you with this. Please ask the Receptionist for details on appointments. YOU DO NOT REQUIRE A GP APPOINTMENT BEFORE SEEING HIM.

APPOINTMENT REMINDERS - TEXT MESSAGING

We are pleased to offer the above service. The practice will send you a text message approximately 24 hours before reminding you of the time of your appointment.

Please ensure we hold the correct mobile telephone number on record for you by either completing the patient contacts link at the bottom of our page or alternatively speak to one of the Receptionists.

Unfortunately reminders will not be sent out for children's appointments or for Physiotherapy appointments.

NEW PATIENTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME

We are currently registering new patients. To register please come into the surgery and collect forms.

UPDATING YOUR CONTACT DETAILS OR MEDICAL RECORD

If you have changed your telephone number, want to let us know your mobile telephone number or have changed your address please advise the surgery by clicking on the Online Services link.

You can update your medical record at any time. This allows you to update your smoking status, height, weight etc.

CHANGES IN PRACTICE

Please see Practice Newsletter for any changes that are happening in the practice.

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