©Dr L Taylor and Partners


Conan Doyle Medical Centre,

4 Nether Liberton Lane, Edinburgh. EH16 5TY Tel: 0131 666 5160


Portobello Surgery,

265 Portobello High Street,Edinburgh. EH15 2AW    TEL: 0131 669 8406

Please use this web site to find information about the surgeries. You can order repeat prescriptions, complete travel questionaire, cancel appointments, find out how to ..., change your details, consent to OOH sharing, text reminders and contact by email. We also have a suggestion contact form if you find there is information you require from surgery.

Both Portobello and Conan Doyle Surgeries are open from 8.30 am (doors open at 8.00 am) to 6.00pm  Monday to Friday. We do hold extended hours clinics for pre-booked appointments with GPs and Nurses (see appointments information).

Welcome to Portobello Surgery/Conan Doyle Medical Centre

Opening Times

Good Grief
Patient Links

Patient Information Links


News and Local Opportunities

We are always getting circulated about new services for all.and plan to list them here. The latest ones are for Heart Failure

Edinburgh Carers Support Team will be at Portobello Surgery from 10.00 am on will be at Portobello on the 2nd Friday of every month commencing Friday 9th  December 2016



At night and at weekends medical cover is provided by NHS24. Contact number is 111







Wheelchair users will find easy access at both sites. There are toilets for the disabled at the Conan Doyle Medical Centre.


Please keep visiting us, and if you have any suggestions that you may wish to put to us then fill in the Suggestions form


Consent: email /text  and Out Of Hours Information Sharing

As part of your medical care we would like to share with the Out of Hours Service.  Give your consent here


The surgery is starting to use an SMS (text) messaging service for appointment reminders.

Please complete  This form to inform us as to your preference for this sevice.

Or this form to change mobile number/email



Patient Recommended Links





Patient recommended links

Who Can Help Integrated Signposting.pdf

Please have a look at our signposting flyers. These are to help you find the best person to deal with you. Please click below to open both flyers and other resources you might find helpful.

Confirmed case of measles in Lothian,  please make sure you are up to date with vaccinations including the MMR (measles mumps and rubella) vaccine. This is particularly important for children and young adults.


The Thistle Foundation

 will be at Portobello Surgery the first and third Wednesday of every month from 11am – 12 and Conan Doyle  by appointment

ENT advice How to syringe your own ears, using a bulb syringe