Dr Kenneth Scott, MB ChB, DRCOG

Dr Scott qualified in Glasgow in 1987.  He undertook his GP training on Dumfries training scheme 1988-91 which included one year in general practice in Dalbeattie. He joined the practice of Dr Scott and Partners in 1995.

Special Interest:

  • Diabetes

Dr Kenneth Scott

Dr Cathy van Zanten, MB ChB, MRCGP

Dr Van Zanten qualified in Aberdeen in 2006 and worked initially in hospital medicine in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.  She then moved to Brisbane, Australia for two years where she worked in a busy suburban hospital gaining experience in Geriatrics, Intensive Care and Cardiology.  She returned to the UK and started her general practice training in Dumfries and Galloway.  In the DGRI medical department, she worked in Rheumatology, Renal Medicine and Care of the Elderly.  She then went on to complete posts in Accident and Emergency, Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

She concluded her GP training in Castle Douglas and joined the practice as a partner in 2013.

Special interests:

  • Care of the Elderly
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Acute Medicine
  • Pre-Hospital Care

 

Dr Kellie-Marie Martin, MB ChB, MRCGP

Dr Martin qualified in 2007 from Queens University, Belfast.  She worked as a junior doctor in Northern Ireland before starting her GP training in Dumfries and Galloway. She completed posts in Respiratory Medicine, ENT, Ophthalmology, Psychiatry and Paediatrics.  She finished her GP training in Lochnaw Surgery, Stranraer.

Special interests include:

  • Paediatrics
  • Women's and Sexual Health
  • Ophthalmology

Dr Ian Dempster MBChB

Dr Dempster qualified from Glasgow University in 1991 and held his first hospital post in Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.  He completed his General Practice training in Ayrshire before spending time in Australia and New Zealand working in general practice and paediatrics.  On return to Scotland, he joined a large general practice near Edinburgh.

Special Interests:

  • Minor surgery
  • Paediatrics

Dr Alexander Morton MBChB, MRCGP

Dr Morton qualified in Dundee in 2008 and did a range of hospital specialities but was mainly focussed on orthopaedics and plastic surgery in Ninewells Hospital.  He then spent two years doing Accident and Emergency training in Glasgow and Ayrshire before moving to Dumfries and Galloway for general practice training.

Special Interests:

  • Orthopaedics and trauma
  • Minor surgery
  • ENT
  • Paediatrics