Health Visitors

 

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Our Health Visitor team provides information and support to parents of children ages 0-5 years.

Child health clinics are run by health visitors and our GPs. They offer regular baby health and development reviews and vaccinations. You can also talk about any problems to do with your child, but if your child is ill and likely to need treatment, it’s best to make an appointment to see your GP.

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Our Health Visitors can provide advice regarding:

  • Immunisations
  • Breastfeeding
  • Parenting Groups
  • Paediatric Resuscitation and Choking Training
  • Sleep problems
  • Eating/feeding problems
  • Bed wetting/potty training
  • Tantrums/behavioural problems and other issues of concern to parents of young children

To make an appointment call 0131 446 4188

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