This website uses cookies to function correctly.
You may delete cookies at any time but doing so may result in some parts of the site not working correctly.

Latest News

May 2020 

If you have a problem with your eyes, please phone your local Opticians.  Do Not go to your GP or Pharmacy.

Optometry Scotland

March 2020

Press Release

COVID-19 / Novel Coronavirus

In line with national guidance and after extensive local and regional discussion, Lochgilphead Medical Centre will be making some changes to our systems to ensure the safety of you, our patients.

From now, everyone wishing to book an appointment with a nurse will be required to answer screening questions from our reception staff and will only be able to book appointments for the same day. All appointments already booked will remain but we will contact everyone on the day of their appointment to ensure that they have not developed symptoms of possible coronavirus infection.

Our system for obtaining medical advice will remain the same - all individuals requesting an appointment will be phoned back by a clinician on the same day.

For individuals with respiratory symptoms (Cough, Shortness of Breath) or Fever who require examination, this will be arranged in the same way as at present. However, we have identified a room for these appointments and our staff will wear protective equipment in the form of gowns, masks and gloves in line with national and regional guidance.

Thank you all for your understanding at this time, please rest assured that our entire focus is on providing the highest quality healthcare for all of our patients under any circumstances. Further information on the situation nationally is available from NHS Inform.


The GP Partners, Lochgilphead Medical Centre

January 2020

Recruitment Salaried GP


Negotiable up to 10 SESSIONS per week in LOCHGILPHEAD, INVERARAY & FURNACE

closing date for applications 30th April 2020

October 2019

Winter flu season, vaccine's offered from October to March. 

Appointments available soon.

Who should get the flu vaccine?

  • Anyone with a health condition
  • People aged 65 years or over
  • Pregnant women
  • People that work in healthcare


May 2018

  • What is GDPR and what does it mean for patients?

  • GDPR

Health News from the BBC and the NHS

BBC Health
NHS Choices Behind the Headlines
NHS ScotlandThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website