Welcome to Strathmore Surgery Online
At Strathmore surgery in Blairgowrie the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like.
NHS Tayside working with you for better health and better care - visit NHS Tayside website
Shingles Vaccines 2017/2018
If you are aged between 70 and 79 you may be eligible for the shingles vaccine this year.
You only need to have this vaccine once so if you have been vaccinated in a previous year you do not need to have it again. If you are unsure please ask the doctor or the practice nurse.
Please click on the link below to check your eligibility or download the shingles leaflet for full information.
Services available at Davidson's the Chemist
Did you know that Davidson's the Chemist offers many services to patients which previously required a doctor or nurse appointment.
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)- they can supply trimethoprim for the treatment of women with uncomplicated UTI.
Emergency Hormonal Contraception - where clinically indicated following pharmacist consultation. Patient must be over 13 years of age.
Smoking Cessation - provision of patient centered behavioural support along with pharmacist prescribed varenicline (only if over 18) or nicotine replacement therapy.
Flu Vaccinations - for patients who do not qualify for influenza vaccinations under the NHS and also for people who are immunised under the NHS and local authority occupational health scheme.
Minor Ailment Scheme (MAS) - for minor ailments which require little or no medical intervention and can be managed by self care and the prescribing of products under MAS that are available from community pharmacy. Eligible patients must register with the pharmacy to use this service.
Please ask at the chemist for full details and exclusions.
Please can we remind patients that we require 48 hrs notice when requesting repeat prescriptions. This does not include weekends as the surgery is shut. A prescription requested on a Friday or Saturday will not be actioned by the surgery until Monday and may not be ready for collection/sent to chemist until the Tuesday.
If you are a new patient registering with the practice and need to order your medication, you will need to provide us with an up to date list of all your medication including strength and dose and give as at least 48 hours to issue your prescription. You may need to contact your previous GP to check all the medication you are being prescribed.
Please make sure that your pick up point is correct before submitting your repeat prescription request.
(Site updated 13/12/2017)