How does your GP compare?

These are the Edinburgh GP practices with the highest number of registered patients

Most people have struggled to get a GP appointment at some time or another

By Iain Leggat
Wednesday, 16th December 2020, 12:32 pm

Despite our best efforts at calling at 8am sharp, most of us will be familiar with the sound of our GP’s busy or engaged phone line.

There are currently more than 8,000 GP practices across the UK, and analysis by the JPIMedia Data Unit has found the average GP practice size in Scotland is over 6,000.

In England, the average practice size is over 9,000. The figures were correct as of November 2020.

But how does Edinburgh compare?

There are currently 120 GP practices in Midlothian Below we reveal the top 10 GP surgeries with the greatest number of patients registered in Edinburgh.

Does your local GP make the cut?

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