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From urine infections and tonsillitis to ear problems and everything in between – our doctors can help.

1. Book now

Pop into your local pharmacy for your appointment.

2. See a doctor

Our NHS-trained online GPs can treat 96% of conditions.

3. Collect your prescription

It’s easy to pick up your prescription on your way out.

Don't just take our word for it

"This service is amazing. So convenient for busy professionals that need to been seen urgently and can’t wait for NHS timescales."

Lou

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"Medicspot is the future of health care. Using the thermometer and stethoscope was easy and helped the Dr confirm my symptoms."

David

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"I absolutely loved this service! I was treated with respect and the GP was amazing. I feel so much better."

Sophie

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Any questions?

Is this a walk-in centre?
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You can walk in and see one of our online doctors in a matter of minutes. Medicspot appointments are only £49.
How will I be seen?
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Our doctors can treat 96% of health conditions using a video link and state-of-the-art examination equipment.
What else do you offer?
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We can write you a sick note, referral letter, issue prescriptions for immediate collection, and organise blood tests.

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Edinburgh walk in centre info

Lindsay & Gilmour Pharmacy (Portobello)
330-332 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 2DA
Sunday
Closed
Monday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Holiday hours may vary. Please call for more details.

Getting here

Pre-book your doctor's appointment in Edinburgh and get seen today. Our service is ideal for anyone who cannot get an appointment with their regular NHS GP. If you're a student at the University of Edinburgh and you are not registered with a GP, you can still see a doctor with Medicspot. If you're studying at the University of Edinburgh, our health centre is a short 15 minute drive away using Duddingston Low Road.

What we offer

Need private GP services in Edinburgh? You're able to get an expert diagnosis, instant prescription, sick note and referral letter from our Edinburgh health centre.

Why Medicspot

You no longer have to wait hours for an appointment at your regular NHS GP. Medicspot's Edinburgh health centre is a GP service where you can instantly speak to one of our expert NHS registered doctors. Our Edinburgh health centre offers private GP appointments on a walk-in basis. Alternatively, you can book online to see a GP in Edinburgh in minutes. Appointments can be booked for the same day and there's no need to be registered with a GP.

What we treat

Our private doctors in Edinburgh can treat 96% of health conditions and prescribe responsibly according to NHS guidelines. Learn more about what we can and cannot prescribe.

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Infections
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Urinary tract infections, cystitis, nail infections, athlete’s foot, etc.
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Ear, nose and throat
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Coughs and colds
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Chest infections, asthma, pneumonia, reflux, influenza, fever, etc.
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Aches and pains
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Arthritis, back pain, muscle sprain, tension headache, migraine, etc.
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Sexual health
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Erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, contraceptive pill, birth control, heavy period, etc.
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Mental health
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Depression, stress, panic attacks, anxiety, phobias, fear of flying, etc.
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Skin problems
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Rash, acne, cold sores, eczema, ringworm, hair loss, psoriasis, impetigo, etc.
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Eye problems
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Conjunctivitis, red eye, stye, blepharitis, etc.
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Allergies
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Hay fever, house dust allergy, itchy eyes, etc.
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Other
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Incontinence, weight loss, smoking cessation, travel advice, period delay, etc.

See a private GP in Edinburgh

Medicspot offers examinations, prescriptions, referral letters, sick notes and more.

Appointments

Book private doctor appointments at your local pharmacy clinic.

Examinations

Full remote clinical examinations with our state-of-the-art medical technology.

Prescriptions

Any prescribed medication will be ready to collect from Lindsay & Gilmour Pharmacy (Portobello).

Referrals

We can refer you to specialists and write referral letters.

Sick notes

Our doctors can write fit for work or school notes as needed.

Blood tests

We can organise private blood tests for you.

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Improving access

With over 495,000 people living in Edinburgh, it can be difficult getting a convenient doctors appointment. Whether you live in Joppa, Niddrie, Newcraighall, or Monktonhall, Edinburgh health centre offers same-day appointments.

Top private doctors

Looking for the best private doctors in Edinburgh? With Medicspot, you’ll be connected with leading general practitioners in Edinburgh. All of our doctors are NHS-trained and registered with the General Medical Council.

Nearby NHS services

Our Edinburgh walk-in-centre offers same-day private GP appointments. Looking for NHS services in Edinburgh? Here are your nearest options.

Portobello Surgery

265 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 2AW

Durham Road Medical Group

25 Durham Road, Edinburgh, EH15 1NY

See a Edinburgh GP today

Visit our Edinburgh walk in centre to see a private GP today.