Nursing Team

About our nurses and healthcare assistants

Meet our Nurses

Our nurses are specially trained in a variety of specialist conditions. Four of our nurses are Nurse Practitioners and can assess and examine you, make a diagnosis and provide advice and treatment including a prescription if required. Read more about nursing services.

Lorraine Forsyth

Mrs Lorraine Forsyth

RGN, Nurse Practitioner

- Teams 1 & 5 -

BSc in Nursing. Independent prescriber who can prescribe for many minor illnesses and conditions. Special interests are Asthma, Diabetes and Family Planning.

Pamela Welsh

Mrs Pamela Welsh

RGN, Nurse Practitioner

- Team 5 -

Registered Sick Children's Nurse, Diabetes Diploma, Nurse Prescriber.

Keri Garland

Mrs Keri Garland


- Team 2 -


Trish Stewart

Mrs Patricia Stewart

RGN, Nurse Practitioner

- Team 3 -

BA Nursing Studies with Specialist Nursing. Asthma diploma, COPD diploma, Certificate in Diabetes and Minor Illness Management. Working towards qualification in Non Medical Nurse Prescribing.

Meet our Health Care Assistants

Health Care Assistants deal with a variety of health care needs such as blood sampling, urine testing, weight monitoring, blood pressure checks and home blood pressure monitoring, depo, B12, flu & shingles injections, heart tracings (ECGs), respiratory function tests and are involved in the chronic disease management clinics and carers health checks.

Mrs Lynn Ferrar

Mrs Lynn Ferrar

- Teams 2 & 5 -


Sarah Clark

Miss Sarah Clark

- Team 2 -

Sarah also provides skin clinic services and suture removal.

Mrs Kim Birse

Mrs Kim Birse

- Team 3 -

Kim also assists Dr Thomas during her minor surgery procedures and suture removal.

Denise Eggie

Mrs Denise Eggie

- Team 1 -


Academy Medical Centre

We are one of the largest GP practices in Tayside, Scotland, with approximately 10,000 patients on our list.

The surgery is open Monday to Friday from 8am-1pm & 2pm-6pm (except public holidays).

Academy Medical Centre
Academy Street
Tel: 01307 462316