Dr John Montgomery

SpecialityGP, David Elder Medical practice

Dr John Montgomery has been a partner in the David Elder Medical practice in Govan ,Glasgow for over 30 years. He is a GP trainer, cluster quality lead and the current elected Chair of the South Glasgow GP Committee. He is a member of the Steering Group of the Deep End group of GPs whose principal interest is in addressing the important issue of health inequalities. In that role he was appointed the lead clinician for the Govan SHIP project (Social and Health Integrated Partnership). This Government funded project successfully created a structure of multidisciplinary working, focused care on the most complex patients,reduced GP workload with its proactive approach to intervention and addressed the issue of GP recruitment and retention in the participating practices.