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The Atholl Medical Centre
The medical practice at Atholl Medical Centre is the sole medical practice in the Pitlochry district and covers an area of approximately 700 square miles of North West Perthshire. The practice has its main premises at Ferry Road, Pitlochry but also has a branch surgery at Ford Road, Blair Atholl. The nearest District General Hospital is Perth Royal Infirmary.
The doctors are responsible for providing community medical facilities, including the care of the patients in the Pitlochry Community Hospital, servicing the medical needs of our many visitors and working closely with the statutory emergency services.
The Atholl Medical Centre,
Tel: Pitlochry 472558
New Patients - How To Register
When you wish to register with this practice as a new patient, report to reception where you will be asked to complete a registration form and a questionnaire. Alternatively, you can visit our registration page and download and print the relevant documents. You can then arrange for a consultation with the practice nurse to record your medical details.
Practice News and Notices
CLOSED FOR TRAINING
Please note we are closed on the following afternoon
Wednesday 2nd March 2016 from 12.30pm
This is for essential in-house training
If you require a doctor during these times please contact NHS24 on 111
Please remember to order any medication in plenty of time
We would be obliged if you could avoid telephoning the surgery between 8.30am and 10am unless your request is for an appointment or house visit.
The phone lines are very busy at this time.
If you are looking for results please telephone between 2 and 4 pm as most results do not come in until later in the day.
If, when you have seen the doctor they ask for a follow up appointment in a number of weeks, please could you make the appointment on the way out. This will provide a better chance of getting an appointment to suit your requirements.
Were you aware we have a notice board in the front entrance area at the surgery?
Please check it out for local notices and other useful information
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