Gilmore Medical Practice

0131 536 9800

Doctors

Dr Ashleigh Cairns

MBchB MRC GP DRCOG DFSRH.

GP Partner
Female

Dr Cairns qualified in Dundee in 2005. (Part Time – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday). Her special interests include woman’s health, children’s health and family planning. She offers contraceptive implant … [continue] Dr Ashleigh Cairns

Dr Melissa Barker

MBChB MRCGP (2015) DRCOG DFSRH

GP Partner
Female

Dr Barker qualified in Edinburgh 2010. (Part Time – Tuesday,Thursday & Friday). Her special interests include woman’s health and family planning.  She offers contraceptive coil and implant insertion and removal.

Dr Rachel Cooper

MBChB, BSc Primary Care, MRCGP (2019), DFSRH

GP Partner
Female

Dr Cooper qualified from the University of Leeds in 2013 and completed her GP training in Edinburgh in 2019.  (Part time – Monday, Wednesday , Thursday & Friday) Her specialist … [continue] Dr Rachel Cooper

Dr Dami Dosekun

MBBS MRCGP (2020)

GP Partner
Female

Dr Damilola Dosekun – Part time (Monday, Thursday & Friday). Qualified in 2014 from Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry and completed GP training in Edinburgh in … [continue] Dr Dami Dosekun

Dr Laura Montgomery

MBChB MRCP

GP Retainer
Female

Dr Montgomery graduated from Edinburgh University in 2007 and is currently a GP Retainer in Gilmore Medical Practice. Her special interests include women’s health, reproductive health and child health. She works … [continue] Dr Laura Montgomery

Dr Grigory Pankin

MBChB

GPST1
Male

Dr Pankin is a trainee GP who will be working at the practice from February 2021 to August 2021.

Medical Students

Medical Students


We often have medical students sitting in with clinicians as part of their training. If you do not want them to be present during your consultation then please let reception … [continue] Medical Students

Nurse practitioners

Ciara Barter


Female

Ciara is a Trainee Advanced Nurse Practitioner who works part time (Tuesday and Wednesday). She has previously worked in Primary Care and Minor Injuries.

Practice nurses

Carol Johnston

SEN, RGN BSc

Practice Nurse
Female

(Part Time – Wednesday- Friday) . Specialised in chronic disease reviews: Asthma, diabetes, COPD, family planning, childhood immunisation, wound management and travel advice.

Alison Campbell

SEN, RGN GPN

Practice Nurse
Female

(Part Time – Monday – Thursday). Specialised in chronic disease reviews: Asthma, diabetes, family planning, childhood immunisation, wound management and travel advice.

Additional healthcare staff

Health Visitors


The Health Visitor team can be contacted on 0131 536 9770. They can be contacted about children under 5 years old who are not yet at school. They will be … [continue] Health Visitors

District Nurses


0131 536 9755

Midwives


The Community Midwife team can be contacted on 0131 536 9847. 

Physiotherapy Dept


0131 536 9730

Podiatry Dept


The podiatry department can be contacted on 0131 536 1627. If you have a a foot problem you can self refer to the podiatrist. Please ask at reception for a … [continue] Podiatry Dept

Practice manager

Eleanor Meldrum

Practice Manager
Female

Joined the practice in March 2012 after undertaking the role of Acting Practice Manager at Restalrig Park Medical Centre for 15 months and Office Manager for 5 years. Eleanor completed … [continue] Eleanor Meldrum