Dr Terrina Dickson | Private GP | Minor Surgery and Skin Specialist | The Edinburgh Clinic
Dr Terrina Dickson

Dr Terrina Dickson (f)

Private GP Minor Surgery and Skin Specialist


Clinical interests:

Mole Screening
Minor surgery including the removal of skin lesions
Vasectomy surgeon

Training & background:

Dr Dickson has pursued both a Surgical and General Practice career. She currently works as a locality surgeon in Lothian and Midlothian and is also the main Vasectomy Surgeon in Lothian.

Dr Dickson spent eight years working as a hospital practitioner in the Dermatology department at the Royal Infirmary with a particular interest in skin lesions and tumours and undertook the year long Cardiff diploma course in Practical Dermatology. Dr Dickson has undertaken a three-month Cardiff Dermoscopy Course.

Working with the Lister Institute she has developed both Dermatology and Minor Surgery Courses for Primary Care. Dr Dickson has also written numerous articles for Mims Dermatology for General Practitioners and Nurse Practitioners.

Dr Dickson’s current posts include:

  • Locality Surgeon in Lothian Minor Surgery Service based at Leith Community Treatment Centre.
  • Locality Surgeon at Midlothian Minor Surgery Service based at Bonnyrigg Health Centre.
  • Locality Vasectomy Surgeon based at Leith Community Treatment Centre and St John’s Hospital.
  • Out of hours General Practitioner in Lothian Unscheduled Care service.
  • Course Organiser for Lister Institute running Minor Surgery, Dermatology and Men’s Health Courses.

Patient Testimonials

“Excellent work which was very successful and there is hardly a mark so thank you”

“I am writing to sincerely thank you for helping my daughter while she is recovering from her cyst.  She has told us how helpful and caring you have been toward her, including providing information on how she can follow up for care as needed. My husband and I are so grateful for your medical care and compassion toward her.”

“The entire team at The Edinburgh Clinic immediately put you at ease – all showing a truly professional approach in everything that they do.  Dr Dickson shows terrific empathy, has a manner beyond reproach and, above all, actively listens to my concerns. Dr Dickson has delivered consistently outstanding service, often thinking outside the box to find me the correct individual solution to a specific health related problem.  I would have absolutely no hesitation at recommending Dr Dickson and The Edinburgh Clinic.”

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

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Schedule Key

AW: Alternative weeks       M: Monthly       AH: Ad Hoc

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