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Dr Andrew Hay

Dr Andrew Hay is originally from North Berwick. He studied medicine in Aberdeen qualifying in 1983, he then spent 9 years in hospital medicine including 6 years as an anaesthetist. He joined Holburn Medical Group in 1994 as partner. His interests include respiratory problems, diabetes and minor surgery.

Mhairi Macfarlane

Dr Mhairi Macfarlane is from Aberdeenshire. She graduated from Aberdeen University in 2001. Having completed her training she spent 3 years working in ARI before spending a year as a trainee at Woodside Medical Group. Dr Macfarlane joined Holburn Medical Group as a partner in 2006. Her clinical interests include family planning and GP training.

Dr Deborah Cunningham

Dr Deborah Cunningham is from Aberdeenshire. She graduated from Aberdeen University in 2005 with her medical degree and a BSc in medical science. Her hospital training was mainly in Aberdeen but she also spent some time working in Shetland. She completed her GP training at the Albyn Medical Practice and joined Holburn Medical Group in 2011. She became a partner in 2012. Her clinical interests include women's health and family planning including the fitting of contraceptive implants.

Dr Shanti West

Dr West graduated from the National University of Ireland in 2002. Originally from Malaysia Dr West came to Aberdeen after she graduated. She joined the practice as a partner in May 2014 having previously been a salaried GP at Whinhill Medical Practice. Dr West's interests are in elderly medicine, women's health and GP training.

Dr Michelle Harper

Dr Harper gained her medical degree from Aberdeen University in 2009 having previously earned a degree in Physiotherapy.  She worked as far afield as Australia and New Zealand before enjoying three years working in hospitals in Aberdeen and Elgin. She joined Holburn Medical Group as a GP trainee and, after qualifying, became a partner in September 2015. Dr Harper is the practice diabetic lead.

Dr Lorraine McGuigan

image1Originally from West Lothian Dr McGuigan graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 1997.  She held a number of hospital posts before completing her training in General Practice in 2004.  For a short time Dr McGuigan was a partner of Holburn Medical Group until family commitments led her to Edinburgh.  She worked in the University there for 8 years before returning to Aberdeen in 2011.  Dr Mcguigan has a special interest in palliative care and medical education training.

Dr Ryan Sheikh

image2Born and bred in Aberdeen Dr Sheikh completed his degree in physiology before graduating in medicine from Aberdeen University in 2011. He completed his GP training and worked in a busy city centre practice before joining Holburn Medical Group as a partner in September 2018.  Dr Sheikh enjoys golf in his spare time and has a keen interest in paediatrics and men’s health.

Dr Joanna Green

Dr Green Joanna Greengraduated from Aberdeen University in 2006. She completed her GP training locally and has worked in general practice and oncology. She has two years experience in weight loss and nutrition and supervision of a weight loss programme from her time spent with an Aberdeen private medical clinic. She joined Holburn Medical Group in April 2018 and has clinical interests in the management of obesity, general nutrition and urological oncology.

We can also benefit from having a fully qualified Doctor as a GP Trainee. We also have other trainee doctors who are starting their training in General Practice, they are often with us for a 6 month period.

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