Blue Practice

Reception Team

  • Andrena Vafaie

  • “I have been working at the practice now for over 4 years (how time flies when you are enjoying yourself!). Seriously, we are a small friendly team and it is a pleasure to work here. Outside work, there’s nothing I enjoy more than spending time with the family and friends.”

  • Carole Howard

  • “My name is Carole. I have been part of the wonderful reception team at the Blue Practice since 2014. I have always had an interest in health care & love to be involved in helping people be their best. I love spending time with my family, watching sporting events especially rugby matches (with a great […]

  • Collette Clark

  • “I have worked for the practice for 10 years now. I really enjoy the versatility of my job; my time is split between reception, admin work and running clinics as a Healthcare Assistant. I try to go away a couple of times a year to sample the culture and foods of other countries and in […]

  • Marie-Pier Girard

  • My name is Marie, I am from Montreal. I moved to Edinburgh after a year of travelling. Back in Montreal I worked as a nurse for two years. In my spare time I like cooking and love eating even more. I enjoy sports and I am always up for a good laugh.

  • Aaron Etchingham

  • “Hi I’m Aaron and I’m from Blyth, Northumberland. I moved to Edinburgh in 2015 with my girlfriend. I am a big fan of sport, in particularly football and I am a Newcastle United fan unfortunately. I have previously studied sports rehabilitation and have qualifications in Gym instruction and Deep tissue massage.”

  • Maria Moore

  • “My name is Maria, I moved to Edinburgh from Ireland in 2013 and I haven’t gone home since. I love it here. Previous to my job with the practice, I worked in Social Care. My hobbies include singing, yoga and watching movies, especially horrors.”

  • Leighan Baxter

  • “I have been with the practice for over a year now. I am both a receptionist and secretary for the practice. My favourite part of my job is chasing up insurance companies for money! In my spare time I am a busy mum to a young daughter, and I’m very partial to a cheese board!”

  • Emilie Hwang

  • “A long hopscotch adventure of workshop-leading, dish washing, child-minding, and a Masters in literature, led me from Sweden to Scotland. I feel lucky to have been welcomed to this practice, where people are at the heart of everything and where laughter lifts and lands throughout the days. I am a writer and a spoken word […]