Health services in East Lothian
We work closely with NHS Lothian to improve health for all ages and stages in East Lothian.
The NHS provides many services in the county and a range of services on a regional basis. This page provides information about them.
Urgent medical advice
If you have a medical emergency and your GP's practice is closed, you can contact NHS 24 on 08454 242424.
- Child Health
- Community learning disability team
- Community psychiatric nurses
- District nursing services
- Find a dentist
- Find a GP
- Find an optician
- Find a pharmacy
- Health promotion and public health services
- Health visiting services
- Physiotherapy services
- Psychology services
- Speech and language therapy
Counsellors: information packs are available from your GP and other health care staff working in health centres. Just ask for information on counselling services.
Practice nurses: practice nurses are based in GP surgeries and provide a range of nursing and treatment room services.
School nurses: you can contact your child's school nurse by phoning 0131 536 8192 or speaking to a guidance teacher or the school secretary and asking them to contact the school nurse for you.
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