Welcome to Westgate Medical Practice

Practice building

Welcome to Westgate Medical Practice. The doctors and staff at Westgate Medical Practice in Dundee aim to provide a very high standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run a number of clinics for the management of chronic diseases and offer a wide variety of other medical services which are outlined elsewhere on the website.

We hold a General Medical Services (GMS) contract with Tayside NHS Board, details of this contract are available from the Practice Manager.

Disabled Access

The consultation areas and certain facilities in West Gate Health Centre are accessible to the disabled. However, if you require assistance please ask any of the staff. Patients requiring help accessing or exiting the building should inform Reception staff when making their appointment.

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.


When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines


Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?


When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor Injuries Unit

When you need urgent care for a minor injury, burn or fracture

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening


Coronavirus Update

For in-person appointments with a GP or Nurse, please DO NOT attend the surgery if you answer yes to any of the following questions:

Have you, or a member of your household have been positive for Covid-19 in the last 14 days?

Are you awaiting a test result or have suspected Covid-19 / or have new respiratory symptoms including fever, cough or loss of taste or smell?

Have you travelled abroad or had contact with Covid-19/suspected Covid-19 case in the last 10 days?

If you answer yes to any of the above, and have an appointment in the practice, please call the practice on 01382 668189 to discuss.


Advice Re COVID Vaccination Status Scheme

Your vaccination status is a record of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccinations you have received.

Your status includes your name, date of birth, and any coronavirus vaccinations you have received in Scotland.

>>> Get a record of your coronavirus (Covid -19) vaccination status here


Accessing your COVID vaccine status record via the helpline

You can also get access to your vaccine status by phoning the COVID-19 Status Helpline on 0808 196 8565. The helpline is open every day from 10:00am to 6:00pm.

Other Information

  • COVID VACCINATION: Please DO NOT  contact the practice to ask for a COVID-19 vaccination. You will be contacted when you are eligible. Further  information about (COVID-19) vaccine
  • Visit NHS Inform for the latest guidance on coronavirus COVID-19, including symptom checker, self-care and social distancing
  • If you have severe COVID-19 symptoms and need further advice call NHS 24 on 111 — not the surgery
  • Isolation Notes are available online from NHS 111, if you are self-isolating and need a note for your employer.
  • For the Test and Protect app please click here.
  • Changes to your community health care services