Welcome to Danestone Medical Practice. We hope you take time to browse our page where you will find lots of useful information about the surgery Practice Overview
Proudly working together with our Patients, Medical colleagues, Health & Social Care Partnership, Voluntary & 3rd Sector Agencies to deliver the best possible care for our patients in the North of Aberdeen and promote a healthier Grampian.
The Practice provides NHS services for almost 5,000 patients in the North of Aberdeen.
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Seeking medical advice
Please do not post medical/health queries on this page as we will not be able to respond to these. If you require urgent medical advice:
• Daytime - contact your own GP Surgery
• Evenings, weekends and holidays - telephone NHS 24 on 111
• For serious accidents and medical emergencies - telephone the ambulance service on 999
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For further information, please visit the NHS Grampian Freedom of Information section on our website.
Providing feedback on NHS Grampian services
Please don’t provide feedback on NHS Grampian and our services on this page. Instead, you can contact us direct to praise staff, comment on our standards of care or let us know your views on any other aspect of NHS services in Grampian by the following:
NHS Grampian Feedback Service
2 Eday Road
Tel: 0345 337 6338
The Feedback Service is open during the office hours of Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Alternatively, you can complete a Feedback Card which can be found throughout NHS Grampian at clinics and practices (please tick the Complaint box on the card to confirm you wish to make a formal complaint).
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Please help our Reception Team help you! By giving a very brief description of your symptoms when requesting an appointment - this really does help us offer you an appointment with the most appropriate person - Thank you
***Practice Learning TIme (PLT)*** The practice will be closed for the AFTERNOON ONLY for staff training - today Wednesday 14th March from 12.30pm & re-open at 8am on Thursday 15th February. If you require urgent medical advice during these hours please call NHS 24 on 111 and for emergencies call 999
Ever wondered how your GP Practice works? 🤔Here are 10 insider tips to dispel the myths about the service we provide👨⚕️
This week is Grampian Kidney Week (5th - 9th March). Your kidneys are vital organs in your body and are responsible for keeping you healthy. Acute kidney injury is a condition where your kidneys suddenly stop working as well as they usually do, and is often referred to as AKI. 2018. #WorldKidneyDay 8th March.
Severe 💨 weather ❄️ warnings are still in place. Keeping warm indoors and outdoors is important to help prevent serious health problems Winter can be bad for your health, but older people 👵🏼👴🏼are more vulnerable. Check in on an older neighbour to make sure they're ok
Brrrrr ❄️ it's cold out there - here's some cold weather safety tips - wrap up warm and stay safe 👍
🤗 POSITIVE thoughts generate POSITIVE feelings & attract POSITIVE life experiences - what you FOCUS on is what you FEEL ... if you're feeling a little anxious try one of these activities - you've got this 👍
Do you know someone living with dementia or who has difficulty remembering things? Why not enjoy a relaxing afternoon at one of the Living Well Cafe events throughout the city - Next Bridge of Don date is tomorrow Tuesday 20th Feb at Oldmachar Church from 1-3pm
***Practice Learning TIme (PLT)*** The practice will be closed for the AFTERNOON ONLY for staff training - today Wednesday 14th February from 1.30pm & re-open at 8am on Thursday 15th February. If you require urgent medical advice during these hours please call NHS 24 on 111 and for emergencies call 999
Do you need help with a muscle or joint problem? Is it interfering with your life of work? Do you want to know how you can help yourself? Call free on 0800 917 9390 ☎️ to find out how to get help https://www.nhsinform.scot/care-support-and-rights/nhs-services/helplines/musculoskeletal-msk-helpline