Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Ruth Loane (f)

We have a Trainee Advanced Nurse Practitioner as part of our medical team in Tynan Surgery.  She is able to assess, diagnose and treat patients with a range of acute and non acute and chronic medical conditions and will assist you with your medical needs.


Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes and carries out cervical smears.

Currently there is one part time Practice Nurse and 3 part time treatment room nurses that work in the practice.

A part time Health Care Assistant works in the Treatment Room. Duties include taking bloods, BP checks, Flu vaccinations and general health advice including height, weight and urinalysis.