About Us

Dr Kyle Lifson

Dr Kyle Lifson

Dr Lifson

Dr Kyle Lifson has over 30 years’ experience in medicine and 20 years’ experience as an NHS Dispensing GP in Rural West Stirling and the Hebrides and has now established Kalmed Clinic; a private dispensing General Practice in Stirling specialising in high quality, personalised medical care, travel/expedition medicine and corporate healthcare. His hospital background is in general medicine and cardiology with research and publications pertaining to the acute management of myocardial infarctions.

Dr Lifson has extensive experience in accident and emergency medicine and he has been involved in Expedition medicine for 25 years. He was previously Medical Officer for Lomond Mountain Rescue Team and has been a BASICS (British Association of Immediate Care Scotland) volunteer doctor in Forth Valley for 19 years. He is a Senior Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Glasgow University School of Medicine and has been involved in medical education for 25 years. He has extensive Urgent Care experience and recently also worked as a Freelance Emergency Hospital Rural Practitioner in Cowal Community Hospital in Casualty, Acute Admission/Hospice Wards and Urgent Primary Care.

He is passionate about providing excellent, compassionate, evidence-based and patient-led clinical care. Dr Lifson is originally from California, USA, graduated from the University of Glasgow in 1986 and now lives in rural West Stirling with his wife and four daughters.

Professional Membership

  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Royal College of General Practitioners
  • British Association of Immediate Care Scotland
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer Glasgow University School of Medicine
  • Dispensing Doctor Association
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • General Practice
  • Travel & Expedition Medicine
  • Minor Surgery
  • Cardiology & General Medicine
  • Accident & Emergency
  • Pre-hospital Care
  • Rural Community Hospital
  • Medical Education
  • Community CPR Training
  • Digital Healthcare Innovations

Unique Service

Kalmed Clinic and Kalmed Dispensary are the 1st UK online private GP dispensing service.

Kalmed Dispensary (link to dispensary website) is a registered member of the Dispensing Doctors’ Association and Dr Lifson (lead physician) has 22 years’ experience in dispensing professional, reliable and cost effective doctor led solutions for private prescriptions. All medicines are MHRA (Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) approved and only obtained from accredited pharmaceutical manufacturers via UK leading pharmaceutical wholesalers.

Kalmed Clinic provides a full range of general practice services combined with medication dispensing for private patients and is a unique private dispensing general practice located in Stirling.