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Contact your local transfusion lab

Published on 14 October 2021

Blood Transfusion services are provided by 5 Patient Services laboratories across Scotland, geographically located in;

  • Aberdeen
  • Dundee
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Inverness

Laboratory contact details

Aberdeen

Patient Services Laboratory
North East Scotland Regional Transfusion Centre
Foresterhill Road
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZW

  • Telephone: 01224 552 322 or 01224 552 512
  • Fax: 01224 662 200

Dundee

Patient Services Laboratory
SNBTS-Dundee
Ninewells Hospital
Dundee
DD1 9SY

  • Telephone: 01382 645 166 or 01382 632 953 or 01382 632 933
  • Fax: 01382 642 551

Edinburgh

Patient Services Laboratory
Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
51 Little France Crescent
EH16 4SA

  • Telephone: 0131 242 7501 or 0131 242 7502 or 0131 242 7520
  • Fax: 0131 242 7514

Glasgow

Patient Services Glasgow
West of Scotland Blood Transfusion Service
Gartnavel General Hospital
25 Shelley Road
Glasgow
G12 0XB

  • Telephone: 0141 433 5800 or 0141 433 5806 or 0141 433 5807
  • Fax: 0141 339 3391

Inverness

Patient Services Laboratory
North of Scotland Regional Transfusion Centre
Raigmore Hospital
Old Perth Road
Inverness
IV2 3UJ

  • Telephone: 01463 704 216
  • Fax: 01463 237 020

Key Contacts

Consultant Haematologists

Aberdeen

Professor Mark Vickers

Dr Margarita Gonzalez

Dundee

Dr Katherine Hands

Glasgow

Dr Jennifer Laird

Dr Richard Soutar

Dr Kenny Douglas

Dr Sanjay Mutnal

Inverness

Professor Mark Vickers

Edinburgh

Dr Lynn Manson

Dr Megan Rowley

Head of Blood Banking

Anne Thomson

Regional Heads of Service

Aberdeen

Lorraine Jappy

Dundee

Suzanne Rae

Edinburgh

Marion Mathie

Glasgow and Inverness

Gillian McCarrol

Laboratory Managers

Aberdeen

Christine Hawken

Dundee

Allan Low

Edinburgh

Ross Medine

Glasgow

Kirsty McIntyre

Sarah McCubbin

Julie Taylor

Inverness

Jennifer Law

Out of hours

All Patient Services Laboratories operate a 24/7 service and are contactable outwith routine working hours.

A national medical out of hours’ roster also supports the 24/7 provision of essential services across the five Patient Services sites. Please liaise with your local transfusion laboratory who will direct your call accordingly.