Breast screening centres in Scotland

There are 6 breast screening centres in Scotland.

You'll have your screening test at one of these centres or at a mobile screening unit.

Women between the ages of 50 and 70 will be offered an appointment by their local test centre.

GP practices only take part in the screening programme every 3 years, so you might not get your first screening invitation until you're 53.

When to contact

Contact your local breast screening centre if you:

  • have a question about the test or your appointment
  • need to change the date or time of your appointment
  • have breast implants
  • have had breast cancer
  • have had a mammogram within the last 6 months
  • have a disability
  • need an interpreter
  • would like to give feedback, or make a complaint

Breast screening centres in Scotland

Name

Address

Phone

Email

Coverage

North of Scotland Breast Centre

Raigmore Hospital,
Inverness,
IV2 3UJ

01463 705416

High-UHB.highlandbreastscreening@nhs.net

NHS Highlands (excluding Argyll and Bute), NHS Western Isles and the Forres area of Grampian.

North East Scotland Breast Screening Centre

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary,
Foresterhill Road,
Aberdeen,
AB25 2XF

01224 550570

Gram.breastscreening@nhs.scot

NHS Grampian, NHS Orkney and NHS Shetland

West Scotland Breast Screening Centre

Stock Exchange Court,
77 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow,
G2 1QT

0141 800 8800

GG-UHB.wosbs@nhs.net

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, NHS Lanarkshire, parts of NHS Forth Valley (including Killin, Tillicoultry and Alloa) and parts of NHS Highlands (including Port Appin, Oban, Islay, Tarbert, Campbeltown and Bute)

South West Scotland Breast Screening Centre

Ayrshire Central Hospital,
Kilwinning Road,
Irvine,
Ayrshire,
KA12 8SS

01294 323505 / 323506 / 323507

aa-uhb.breastscreening@aapct.scot.nhs.uk

NHS Ayrshire and Arran and NHS Dumfries and Galloway

East Scotland Breast Screening Centre

South Block Level 7,
Ninewells Hospital,
Dundee,
DD1 9SY

01382 425646

Breastservices.tayside@nhs.net

NHS Tayside and parts of NHS Fife (including St Andrews, Leuchars/Balmullo, Anstruther, Pittenweem, Cupar, Auchtermuchty and Newburgh)

South East Scotland Breast Screening Centre

Ardmillan House,
42 Ardmillan Terrace,
Edinburgh,
EH11 2JL

0131 537 7400

Lothian.breastscreening@nhs.net

NHS Lothian, NHS Borders, parts of NHS Forth Valley (including Falkirk, Grangemouth and Slamannan) and all NHS Fife practices not covered by the Tayside service

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