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Welcome to Calderside Medical Practice, Blantyre Health Centre


For over 65yrs and those 'at risk'.

Open clinic on SATURDAY 2ND NOVEMBER 2013 9 am -1pm come along if you are over 65yrs or have Diabetes, Kidney disease, Heart disease, Asthma, COPD, or are Pregnant.  

New nasal flu vaccine - FLUENZ

This is for two groups of children.

1. all 'at risk' aged 2years to 17years who have any of the above conditions.

2. all children aged 2yrs and 3yrs. Watch the website for details of a separate clinic for this age group. Also for news of vaccine arrival.

MMR catch up .(10 -17 yrs)

All who have received a letter about this should contact us and make an appt to have this done. The vaccine for MMR will be available from 8th October 2013

Shingles vaccine

If you are 70yrs(born 02/09/42 - 01/09/43) OR 79yrs (born 02/09/33 - 01/09/34) you qualify for this new vaccine. You only need to get it once. Please ask at reception about the availability as we are only getting small amounts at each delivery from NHS Lanarkshire.



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As well as a source of information about our practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you will use this website as a useful resource for other health-related information.

Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like. We can use your ideas to improve our online services and further develop the content of this site.


(Site updated 13/12/2013)
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due to the high number of prescriptions we are unable to accept telephone calls asking us to check if prescriptions are ready. Please allow 48 hours for collection at the practice and 72 hours if going to the chemist of your choice.

Appointments are required and can be booked up to 6 weeks advance.  Same day appointments are also available and are released at 8am. There are also emergency appointments every day.

Out of Hours
Opening hours:

8am - 6pm Mon - Frid. Please call the practice on 01698 828868 where you will hear advice on what to do.

Monday late surgery

On a Monday evening we have a surgery up until 7pm.

Worker’s surgery
This is a very popular clinic and is held on a Tuesday between 6pm-8pm. We realise the difficulty some people have making surgery times because of work commitments. We hope that this extension of our normal working hours will enhance our continued commitment to the care of our patients.

Cancelling your Appointment
If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone the surgery asap as someone else can use the appointment.

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