Practice Staff

Based At Greenlaw Surgery – Contact Number: 01361 885161

Senior GP  – Dr Laura Gillan

GP Partner  – Dr Graham Sutherland

Practice Nurse – Carol Smith

Practice Manager – Catherine Cotton

Assistant Practice Manager – Emma Smail

Receptionist/Health Care Assistant  – Dawn Darling

Receptionist/Administrator – Suzanne McKain

Receptionist – Gillian Edwards

NHS Borders Staff (based at Greenlaw) 

Lifestyle Advisor


Pharmacy Advisor

Domestic – Cath Cairns

Based At Coldstream Health CentreContact Number 01890 885288

Health Visitor           Fiona Mann

District Nurse Team 

Based At Kelso Health Centre – Contact number 01573 22300


Community Health Care Team



Dr Laura M Gillan (Née Macfarlane), MBChB DRCOG DFFP registered as a Medical practitioner in Aberdeen 1992.

Dr Graham Sutherland MBChB MRCGP registered as a Medical Practitioner in Edinburgh 1995.

Practice Nurse

Carol works Monday and Friday 8am – 12.30 .  She performs blood pressure checks, routine blood tests,  ear syringing,  immunisations and monitors patients on long term medication and those with chronic conditions.  Carol  also runs a Cervical Cytology Clinic,  Healthy Heart Clinic, Travel Clinic and assists the doctors with minor surgery.  Carol is nurse prescriber who can  prescribe for patients with minor injuries and ailments.

Health Care Assistant

Dawn Darling holds clinics on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Dawn performs blood pressure checks, ear syringing, routine blood tests, ECG and immunisations such as flu vaccinations and B12 injections.

Admin Team

Emma, Suzanne, Dawn & Gill will be your first point of contact at the surgery.  They deal with all surgery and clinic appointments, requests for home visits and repeat prescriptions.  They will be happy to help with any queries you may have.