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Riccarton General PracticeThe AvenueRiccarton CampusEdinburgh, EH14 4ASTel: 0131 451 3010
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MB ChB (Aberdeen 1995) DFFP MRCGP DipDerm
MB ChB (Aberdeen 2003) MRCGP DFSRH DipOccMed
MB ChB (Aberdeen 2006) MRCGP DFSRH
MB ChB (Edinburgh 2010) MRCGP
MB ChB (Aberdeen 2003) MRCGP DFFP DRCOG
The Practice has a commitment to teaching medical students from Edinburgh University. You may be asked to participate in teaching sessions run by Dr Ewing and Dr Millar. It is very useful if you participate in student surgeries or to allow the student to observe consultations however if you would prefer not to see the medical student or have them present during your consultation, then please let the Receptionist know on your arrival.
Deputy Practice Manager
District nurses are employed by the NHS and provide nursing care for our patients who are housebound.
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.
Health Visitor Information Leaflet
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