Dr Allan E. Ward  joined the practice in 1986.  He graduated in Dundee (1980). 

Dr Ching-wa Chung joined the practice in 1998.  He graduated in Edinburgh (1993).

Dr Alistair J. Acheson joined the practice in 2000.  He graduated in Belfast (1983).

Dr Daphne Ross joined the practice in 2009. She graduated in Dundee (2000) 


Elaine Summers    Practice Manager

Our Practice Manager, Elaine leads a highly trained and motivated administration team.  Their endeavour is to ensure the smooth running of the practice at all times. If however, you have any problems or are unhappy with the service you receive then please contact Elaine on Arbroath (01241) 872692.


Valerie Hughes SRN BA, Specialist Practitioner, Dip Asthma, Dip C.O.P.D.
Heather Cruickshank EN, SRN, Dip Asthma

We have two highly skilled Practice Nurses who offer a wide range of services.  They are available by appointment in the surgery (tel: 01241 872692), Monday to Friday between 8:30am – 12:30pm and 1pm - 6.00pm. Among the services provided are:

Asthma Check-up                   
Cervical Smears
Routine Immunisation (incl. overseas travel)
Diabetes Clinics
Advice on diet and weight reduction
Heart Disease Clinics
Blood pressure check 
Health Promotion Clinics

COPD Checks
Well Person Checks covering blood pressure, smoking, smoking, diet, excercise, alcohol etc
Dressings and removal of stitches  

The following are available at the request of your doctor:
Ear Syringe, ECG (Heart Tracing), Cryotherapy, Hearing Test


Shona Kemp, our Health Care Assistant will perform phlebotomy (blood tests), blood pressure and urine checks.  To make an appointment telephone (01241) 872692.


Elaine Summers              Practice Manager

Emma Galloway              Office Manager

Lorna Kydd                     Senior Administrator


Stephanie Donachie

Carol Marshall

Angela Moseley

Vicky Milne

Kerry Stott

Medical Secretary:

June Spink



Nigel Clubb RGN - District Nursing Team Leader            

Diane Herdman RGN
Frances Mitchell RGN
Yvonne Morrison RGN
Linda Proctor RGN 
Lisa Stallerbrass RGN

Roy Turnbull RGN

District Nurses provide care to patients who are housebound. We have a skilled team of District Nurses who provide care for patients of all ages.  In the community, arrangements for care at home are usually made by the doctors or on discharge from the hospital but should you wish to contact the nurse yourself, telephone

(01241) 430303.


Susan Spiers                                                                                                                                

Health Visitors are registered general nurses and midwifes who may have family planning qualifications and have specialised in community health care.  They can give information and help to the whole age range but particularly to expectant mothers, families with young children under 5, teenagers and the elderly.  They can be contacted by telephoning (01241) 430303.


Advice available at certain times, details from main reception, telephone (01241) 430303.


Kay Erskine BSc, MRPharms, Pg Dip

The Practice Pharmacist provides advice regarding the use of medicines within the practice to the GP’s and nursing staff.  She can be contacted on (01241) 432439.