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Open Access Changes following patient feedback

- New number check in system before 8am. See Latest news section for more information.

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Telephone 01555 777500 to make an appointment

St Luke's Medical Practice.

We chose this name as St.Luke's Tower is a well known Carluke landmark, visable from our wing in our new health centre. Tower
  Also, St.Luke, in the Bible, was a physician.

We hope you like our new name, and our lovely new Health Centre.

Thank you for your patience during the time of our move.

We realise that we are continuing a heritage of medical care as a GP practice in Carluke.
Since the NHS began in 1948, Carluke has been served by a succession of respected GPs. Dr.Cuthbert, then Dr.Sommerville practiced out of a property in Clyde Street.  
Dr.Paterson joined with Dr.Sommerville in 1958, and for a few years, the practice was housed in the 'Templar's Hall'.
In about 1976, the practice moved to our previous premises in Market Place, where Dr.Paterson was joined by Dr.Ann Jackson.

Gradually, with more doctors joining, and changes in medicine, we feel that we 'outgrew' the old health centre, and plans were made to move to Chapel Street.


Our Doctors

Dr Stewart and Dr Innes both started in the practice in 1984.
Dr Boyd joined in 1991, Dr Gemmill in 1992, Dr Macdonald in 1994, Dr Jack in 2015 and Dr Hughes in 2017.


Open Access Appointments

We run an Open Access clinic between
8am - 9.30am each weekday morning.

We are unable to accommodate a lot of people waiting in the shared waiting area in the foyer. We would ask you NOT to turn up too early. The receptionists will be unable to take names before 8am.
The Health Centre front doors do not open before 8.00am. Patients with a booked appointment (extended hours) can access the building from the rear entrance off the car park.

We will endeavour to see patients as quickly as possible.

Thanks for your patience.




Order Your Repeat Prescription Online

Patients will automatically re-directed to the new website. ** Please note you may experience difficulties accessing the practice server between 10pm and 1am due to other processes running on the practice server. The error displayed will say the practice is unavailable. **

Repeat Prescriptions

Requests for repeat prescriptions should be made in 48 hours in advance using one of the following methods:

  1. hand in the slip on the right-hand side of your prescription at reception
  2. submit a written request
  3. make a request via one of the local pharmacies in Carluke
  4. ask a friend or relative to hand in your request
  5. post in the slip on the right-hand side of your prescription
  6. register for Patient Services online using the Patient Services Registration Form. The form can be printed using the link or collected from the reception desk. ** Please note if ordering via online services and you cannot see your repeat medication then it is likely that your medication requires to be re-authorised. You can request your medication even though it cannot be seen by ticking the box "I'd like to request an expired or another medication" and freetext the items in the box and click the request button **
  7. If your request is declined a message will be passed to your preferred chemist or left at Reception for you.
  8. If the medication you are requested is not listed on your repeat medication then you will be unable to order but the new platform will enable you to make a request.

Please note the practice will be closed on Public Holidays. Please see list of Public Holidays under the Opening hours section.

We cannot accept requests over the telephone due to the risks involved.

Ordered prescriptions will be available in the chemist of your choice within 48 hours of your request. If a prescription is requested on a Friday afternoon the prescription will not be available until Tuesday.

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