Blue Practice

GP Availability

 

GP Partners

  • Dr Roderick Shaw

  • BSc (Hons) 1982 (St And), MB, ChB 1985 (Man), MRCGP 1989
  • “I have been a partner at the practice for the last 25 years, and I am married with two sons. My main interest is minor surgery. Outside of work, I have retired from competitive triathlons but continue to swim, cycle and run at a sedate pace.”

  • Dr Douglas Thyne

  • MB, ChB [Edin], MRCGP
  • “I have been a Partner at the practice since 2004 and I am a GP Trainer, Medical Student Tutor for 1st and 5th Year Students. I am the Prescribing lead at the practice and I have other interests in Hypertension, Cancer and Palliative Care. I am married to a hospital doctor and we have 3 […]

  • Dr Susan Drummond

  • MB, ChB (Abn), MRCGP
  • “My interests include Diabetes, women’s health and contraception. I am involved with student teaching at the practice, and having a young family I have some experience of paediatrics!”

  • Dr Peter Twiddy

  • MB, ChB 1985 [Edin], DCCH 1991, MRCGP 1993
  • “I studied medicine at Edinburgh University, graduating in 1985. After my General Practice training and passing the MRCGP, I joined the Blue Practice as a partner in 1995. I am involved in medical student teaching; teaching clinical skills to students and assessing and marking professional student examinations. I am a General Practice Trainer and Educational […]

  • Dr Susan Drummond

  • MB, ChB (Abn), MRCGP
  • “My interests include Diabetes, women’s health and contraception. I am involved with student teaching at the practice, and having a young family I have some experience of paediatrics!”

  • Dr Douglas Thyne

  • MB, ChB [Edin], MRCGP
  • “I have been a Partner at the practice since 2004 and I am a GP Trainer, Medical Student Tutor for 1st and 5th Year Students. I am the Prescribing lead at the practice and I have other interests in Hypertension, Cancer and Palliative Care. I am married to a hospital doctor and we have 3 […]

Junior Doctors

  • Dr Emily McCall-Smith

  • “I graduated from Edinburgh University in 2010 and have been working both in the local Edinburgh hospitals and general practice since. I am a registrar in my final year of GP training and I love my job at the Blue Practice. My interests include women’s health, sexual health and palliative care. Outside of work, I […]

  • Dr Elliot Pemberton

  • “I studied medicine at Edinburgh University, graduating in 2015. Since then, I have worked in various hospital specialties, most recently General Surgery at the Royal Infirmary. I will be at the practice for 6 months starting in August 2017. I will be balancing my time between work and spending time with my son who was […]