Leith Community Treatment Centre
Leith Community Treatment Centre (CTC) is the first service of its kind in Scotland, providing a wide range of outpatient and day services for adults and children living in Leith and north-east Edinburgh
The £8.5 million CTC opened in June 2004 and patients are referred there for treatment by their GP or hospital consultant. The centre brings together services that were previously scattered provided between sites including the Eastern General and Mill Lane Medical Centre.
Leith CTC is regularly attended by consultants from the Royal Infirmary, Western General and Royal Hospital for Sick Children, bringing services closer to where patients live.
It also provides a base for a number of community healthcare teams, including psychiatric nurses, paediatric speech and language therapists, school nurses and social workers.
Leith CTC offers patients a wide range of services including:
- Learning disabilities
- Minor surgery
- Older People's Rehabilitation and Assessment
- Outpatient department
- Radiology (X-rays)
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Last Reviewed: 28/08/2014