The Health Centre

Tel: 01848 330208

Mon 8am - 6.30pm
Tue - Fri
8am - 6pm

Welcome to Thornhill Health Centre

Thornhill is a large village situated at the heart of Upper Nithsdale, approximately 15 miles north of the town of Dumfries.

The Thornhill Medical Practice is based in Thornhill Health Centre. The Practice which comprises three GP’s delivers care to approximately four thousand patients,serving the village of Thornhill and surrounding villages of Auldgirth, Carronbridge, Closeburn, Durisdeer, Gatelawbridge, Keir, Mennock, and Penpont.

Our Primary Health Care Team works to provide our patients with comprehensive medical services of the highest possible quality. We are a training practice for GP Registrars who join us for one year to gain experience in general practice, having previously worked in hospital. They are otherwise fully qualified. We have two employed Practice Nurses, an attached team of Community Nurses, Community Midwives and a Health Visitor.

Physiotherapy and Chiropody are also available at the Centre.

Visiting Specialist Clinics in Psychiatry, Psychology, Urology and Smoking Matters are held at regular intervals.

After hours care is provided by the Dumfries and Galloway Out of Hours Service based in Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary the nearest District General Hospital. You can access this service via our telephone number.

Hours of Opening Monday 8.00am -6.30pm Tues - Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm

Repeat Prescriptions can be ordered by phoning 01848 331126 24 hours per day.

Dr. Richard Ishmael MBBS (UWI) DCH (Glasgow) DRCOG (London) MRCGP (2003)
Dr. Sarah Osmond

Mrs. Wendy Howat- Practice Manager