Our Clinics

We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases and offer a wide variety of medical services.

Special Clinic Appointments

We have a range of services for patients with chronic diseases. These include;

  • Asthma – Face to face or Telephone reviews are available by appointment
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease – Face to face or Telephone reviews are available by appointment
  • Diabetic – The Practice will contact you when your annual review is due. Results are often given by text. Telephone reviews or face to face appointments are available for patients with concerns.
  • Minor Surgery –  Joint injections, wart removal, small cyst removal by arrangement with GP
  • Heart and Stroke annual review – Face to face reviews are available by appointment
  • High Blood Pressure – Patients are encouraged to use home blood pressure monitors. Telephone review of results available on receipt of readings. Face to face can be requested if desired.
  • Chronic Kidney Disease annual review – Currently suspended
  • Impaired Fasting Glycaemia/Glucose Tolerence review – the practice will contact you when this is due

Patients are often invited by text or letter to attend one of these clinics. In general these clinics are booked by our front desk staff arranging the appointments.

Nurse & Healthcare Assistants

Nurse appointments are available by booking via the telephone or at reception and include the following:

  • Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Emergency Dressings and Stitch Removal
  • Blood Tests
  • DMARD monitoring for patients on medication for  rheumatic conditions and colitis
  • Cervical Smear Screening
  • Depo-provera and Denosumab Injections
  • Ear assessmentEar irrigations can be arranged via 0141 304 7408

The following services are carried out by CTAC at Kirkintilloch Health Care Centre – 0141 304 7408:

  • Dressings
  • Wound checks
  • Stitches
  • Ear wax removal
  • Injections (except Depo-provera and Denosumab injections)
Other Services
  • Child Health – You will be contacted by the Practice to arrange appointment for 6 week baby check
  • Family Planning – The practice provides a comprehensive range of family planning services including combined oral contraceptive pill, progesterone only contraceptive pill, Depot contraception, advice on condom usage, spermicides, Diaphragms and caps, pre-conceptual care and advice.
  • Post coital contraception – Most local pharmacies offer this service. Please contact them direct. For more information on family planning click here.
  • Maternity Care – Once your pregnancy has been confirmed by a home pregnancy kit, please call 0141 232 4005 to arrange your first midwife appointment at Princess Royal Maternity. This is where you will have your scan performed. Your midwife will provide you with your shared care record with the schedule of clinic appointments and contact numbers. If a patient chooses to be booked at another hospital, they will be required to travel there for midwife clinics.