Welcome to Airthrey Park Medical Centre University of Stirling

We are an established Medical Practice and take pride in offering a friendly personal service.

The Medical Centre was built in 1992 and is situated on the University campus. Any person living within the practice catchment area may apply to register. Whilst our services are predominantly aimed at patients in tertiary education, we welcome all those living in our catchment area.

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor Injuries Unit

When you need urgent care for a minor injury, burn or fracture

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening

Alert

 

If you have any respiratory or COVID symptoms please do not enter Airthrey Park Medical Centre but telephone and speak with one of our receptionists who will advise what action requires to be taken.  We strongly advise you to wear a face covering when coming into the practice

 *** If you require to speak to a clinician please call between 8.00am and 10.30am Mon – Fri to be added to the call back list for that day.  If a face to face appointment is required the clinician will discuss at the time of call.***

In order to protect the health of both patients and healthcare workers, we would request that you only visit the health centre if absolutely necessary. 

If you feel you need routine medical attention/advice, please phone us on 01786 463831 between 8am – 10.30am for a call back. A GP or nurse will call you back and arrange appropriate care.  Please do not email the practice with your medical issues but telephone for a call back in the first instance. You can also arrange an advance appointment (usually 2 weeks) with a specific time. 

If you have a face-to-face appointment, please do not arrive early – try to come at your appointment time.

Currently online bookings and face-to-face walk-ins are suspended.

Car Parking Charges

The University of Stirling have implemented a new ANPR (automatic number plate recognition) car parking system, with all car parking charges now resumed. If you are a registered patient with Airthrey Park Medical Centre and have an appointment, please advise one of our admin team when checking in for your appointment of your car registration number.  If you are collecting prescriptions or dropping off samples etc – you do not require to advise us of your car registration as there has been an agreed time set for this.

 PPN’s (private parking notices) will be issued on behalf of the University of Stirling by First Parking for non-payment of parking, via post. Please note –  if you have any issues/questions with regards to car parking, please email: [email protected]

COVID-Vaccinations Queries

Clinics

For update information on local drop-in clinics, please visit https://nhsforthvalley.com/covid/covid-19-vaccination/

Enquiries related to Covid vaccination please call Scottish COVID-19 Vaccination Helpline on 0800 030 8013 or 0800 130 3220.

The most up-to-date information can be found at www.nhsinform.scot/covid-19-vaccine

Vaccinations age 5-11

In line with the JCVI advice, NHS Scotland is offering the coronavirus vaccine to children aged 5 to 11 who:

Get a record of your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination status

Your vaccination status is a record of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccinations you have received.

Your status includes your name, date of birth, and any coronavirus vaccinations you have received in Scotland.

https://www.nhsinform.scot/covid19status

Do not contact your GP practice about your coronavirus vaccination status. GP’s cannot provide letters showing your coronavirus vaccination status.

If you had vaccine in other areas for example NHS Wales, NHS England, HSC, or if you have had your vaccinations abroad and need proof, please contact – 0808 196 8565.

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