Our Staff

Doctors

Dr William Graham

MBChB DRCOG DipSEM FRCGP

Graduated from Glasgow University in 1983 with an MBChB. He holds the Diploma Exam of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and became a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 1987. In 2003 he passed the specialist examination for the Diploma of Sports and Exercise Medicine. He has been a GP Trainer since 2001 and is now a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners. He remains a GP Trainer and Educational Supervisor and has served in a variety of roles associated with GP Training and Education.

Dr Gary Watson

Graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2004 with an MBChB and BSc. (Med.Sci) in Clinical Medicine with Neuroscience. He is a Member of both the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of General Practitioners and in addition he has an MSc. and Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine. Gary is also a qualified GP Trainer and Educational Supervisor.

Dr Stella McMillan

Graduated from Glasgow Univeristy Medical School in 2002 with MBChB and also has a BSc. Hons. degree in Physiology. In 2005 she completed the Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and in the same year the Diploma of Faculty of Family Planning. She also holds the Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare. She is a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners.

Dr Siobhan Balmer

Graduated from Glasgow University with an MBChB. She has also completed the Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and holds the Diploma of Faulty of Family Planning.

Dr Adrian Hazell

Graduated from the University of Edinburgh. He became a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and is now a GP Trainer and Educational Supervisor.

Nurses

Our nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They are available by booking an appointment via reception. The Practice Nursing Team also run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, stroke and high blood pressure. They also carry out cervical screening tests. They can also help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks, wound care and dressings. When arranging an appointment, please inform the reception staff of the type of appointment you require i.e. ear syringing, dressing, removal of sutures etc. This enables the reception staff to allocate you with the proper time slot.

Linda Mason

Karis Ramsay

Healthcare Assistants

Our Healthcare Assistant supports the practice nurses with their daily work and carries out tasks such as phlebotomy (taking blood), blood pressure monitoring and simple dressings. He may also administer B12 injections and he also assists in our flu vaccination programme.

Paul Graham

Practice Management

Erine Don

Practice Manager

The practice manager is involved in managing all aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises, equipment and information technology. The practice manager also supports the GPS and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

Jo McQueen

Assistant Practice Manager

The Assistant Practice Manager helps to manage the diary and rotas and supports the Practice Manager in the general running of the practice.

Receptionists

Our receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your intital contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and Nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions, processing financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audit.

Elaine Boyle

Helen Wilson

Mags Durkin

Alison Smith

Sharon Mains

Michelle Flaherty

Health Visitors

A Health Visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing. Our Health Visitors can be reached on 0141 883 8887.

Jacqui MacKenzie

Sandra Staiano

District Nurses

Patients who are confined to home and need nursing assistance may arrange with their doctor for the district nurse to call. The hospital will normally arrange for a district nurse to call on patients discharged early who may still require nursing treatment at home. Monday – Friday 0141 355 2180.