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Ravenswood Surgery8 New RoadForfarAngus, DD8 2AETel: 01307 463 558
MD 1996 Louvain, FRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH
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.
Health Psychologists Hannah and Alyssa are available in the practice to work with patients with long term physical health conditions and to support people to make relevant lifestyle changes for them (e.g. healthy eating, stopping smoking, increasing activity levels, reducing alcohol consumption). Alyssa and Hannah are trained to help support and motivate people to make changes for their health whether it be related to a health condition or to help improve quality of life. If you would like an appointment with Alyssa or Hannah, please contact the practice.
The Forfar team provide a pre-conception, antenatal and post-natal service. Patients will be appointed and seen by the Midwife at Whitehills Health and Community Care Centre.
A team of Community Nurses, based in Academy Street Medical Practice, look after housebound patients with close communication with the Practice team.
The nurses can be contacted on 01307 468 344.
Tel: 01307 461 320
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.