CWIC (same day appointment service)

CWIC Service (Care When it Counts) – providing a same day primary care appointment service. “Go Direct Right Care Right Place”. As part of a pilot initiative Inveresk patients can call CWIC direct on 0300 790 6292. Monday to Friday 8:30am to 10:30am.

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Welcome to Inveresk Medical Practice

Inveresk Medical Practice is located in Musselburgh Primary Care Centre, a modern purpose designed medical centre serving the medical needs of Musselburgh.

Acute medical problems, or anything you feel you need to consult a doctor or nurse practitioner forplease call early in the morning.  We will be offering a telephone consulting -service system every morning, with adequate slots to cover demand. Once these slots are full, you will be asked to call the following working day if your problem does not require urgent immediate treatment. The receptionist will ask you the nature of your problem to help triage your problem to the appropriate clinician – please give this information as it lets us help you quicker.

  • In event of a medical emergency continue to call 999
  • Home visits: please call early in the morning
  • Results / sick line requests / administrative requests: please call between 2pm – 5pm.
  • Medication requests: via the form on this website or your pharmacy.  Due to demand we are sorry we cannot accept these over the telephone.

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