Primary Care

Primary Care is usually the first point of contact for someone with a healthcare issue. In an emergency you may need to go straight to secondary care where you can access specialist clinicians. The 4 main parts of Primary Care are General Practice, Dental, Pharmacy and Ophthalmology (opticians). In Orkney there are 10 General Practices, 4 dental surgeries, 4 community pharmacies and 1 optician.

Optician

Clark Optometrists Ltd, 9 Mounthoolie Lane, Kirkwall, KW15 1LA. Telephone: 01856872857.

Links

Links to information on these services and more are available from the NHS Orkney Services web page from the 'Related Sites' section of this page.

Related Sites

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

Email: customerservice@orkney.gov.uk

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