Galloway medical practices to combine to form new group

From Thursday September 1st the Medical Practices of Wigtown and The Merrick, Kirkcowan and Newton Stewart will combine to form The Galloway Hills Medical Group.

The group will work in partnership with The Patients Participation Forum to build on the high standards already achieved by the Merrick & Wigtown Practices. The Forum will comprise of Patients of the Galloway Hills Medical Group, with the attendance as necessary of the Partners, Heath Care Professionals and members of other Health Care Organisations which serve the patients of Medical Group.

The partners in the New Medical Group are Dr. Sandra Sutherland, Dr. Stephen Gurling, Dr. Charles Dunnett. Appointments for patients will be available at three locations, supported by the Health Professionals of the Medical Group.

The locations are the Health Centre, Creebridge, Newton Stewart; High Vennel, Wigtown and St Couans Crescent, Kirkcowan.