Clinics & Services
Blood Pressure Monitoring
If you have been diagnosed with hypertension (high blood pressure) we will ask you to attend for an annual health check, including a review of your risk for cardiovascular disease risk.
This check – as well as any other blood pressure monitoring – can be undertaken by our nurse and healthcare assistant team.
Cryotherapy is the use of liquid nitrogen to freeze skin lesions such as warts, verrucas and solar keratoses, at -196°C.
Appointments for Cryotherapy can be made by phoning 01770 600516.
Our diabetes service is run by our practice nurse team and Dr Graeme Thompson.
They meet every week to discuss patients, and keep a close eye on blood results etc.
Appointments can be made by phoning 01770 600516.
We offer a range of minor surgery treatments from all our base sites (Brodick, Lamlash and Shiskine). A referral for a minor surgery treatment will be arranged following consultation with your GP.
Dr Faye Hamill is a GP with Specialist Interest in Gynaecology (GPwSI) she worked in the Gynaecology outpatient department at Ayrshire Central Hospital and also provides a community Gynaecology clinic on Arran.
Dr Faye Hamill offers a full range of contraceptive options as well as management of general Gynaecology presentations such as prolapse, incontinence, pelvic pain and problematic periods.
Sick/Fit Note Certificates
If you have been ill for 7 days or less you don’t need to see a Doctor, you can complete a Self-Certification form yourself.
If this is your first Fit Note you will need to book an appointment by calling 01770600516.
If you have already had a Sick Note (Fit Note) your Doctor may not need to see you to issue an additional Sick Note. You can request an extended Sick/Fit Note through our easy to use eConsult service click here.
Tests And Investigations Results
Please telephone for the results of any tests you have undergone unless you are advised differently by a doctor or nurse. Our reception staff are not qualified to comment on results, however they will be pleased to assist you in making an appropriate appointment with a GP or practice nurse.
Please note that we do have a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection. In this respect we will only give out results to the person they relate to unless that person has given prior permission for their release or if they are not capable of understanding them.
Arran Medical Group no longer provide a dedicated travel and vaccinations advice service on Arran. You should seek appropriate specialist advice well before travelling abroad, particularly if it is anticipated that any vaccinations or special measures might be required. For more information on Travel Health click here.
We offer a range of medicals required by the DVLA for LGV, PSV and HGV licences. It will normally take 30 minutes for this examination, which can be carried out at our Brodick, Shiskine or Lamlash sites. As this is not an NHS service, a fee is chargeable, for more details call 01770 600516.
As this is not an NHS service, a fee is chargeable, please ask reception for more details.
It will normally take 30 minutes for this examination, which can be carried out at our Brodick, Shiskine or Lamlash sites.
Please note that some types of MCA medical examination require to be carried out by an MCA-approved doctor. If this is the case, unfortunately we are unable to assist, for a list of MCA-approved doctors click here.
Guide for Young People
We are here to help with your health and your concerns. You can talk to us and tell us what’s worrying you. That’s our job
Are you a young person on Arran?
We want you to feel confident about accessing the services offered by Arran Medical Group. We have worked with Arran Youth Foundations and Arran High School to develop information on this page, to help describe who we are, highlight some of the services that we provide, and explain how to get an appointment. For more information click here.