Our Staff

Doctors

DR DAVID CHARLES

MB ChB (Manchester) 1985 MRCGP DCH

DR LOUIS MOK

MB ChB (Aberdeen) 1995

DR JAMES READ

MBCGP, DRCOG, BMBS (Nottingham) 1997, BMedSci (Hons)

DR MICHAEL MANNION

MBChB (Hons) Leicester 2006, BSc (Hons), MRCGP, DRCOG, DCH, PG Cert Med. Ed.

DR EMMA SHAPIRO

BSc MBBS (London) 1991 DRCOG DCH DFFP MRCGP

DR SUDAM PRABHU

MBChB 2005 (Leeds) DRCOG nMRCGP

DR ANNA HEWSON

MSc, MBBS (London) 2007, MRCP, MRCGP, DRCOG

Nurse Practitioners

Nurse Practitioners are able to provide a wider range of services than a normal Practice Nurse, they are able to diagnose and treat the majority of illnesses, they can also prescribe a wide range of medication. If they are unable to help they will refer to a GP

KAREN TAYLOR

Nurses

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, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

KATE WARD

JANINE RICHARD

ELLIE DUNCAN

EMMA YEOMANS

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

SAMANTHA ROUANE

Practice Management

ADRIAN TAYLOR

Practice Manager

The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The Practice Manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

HOLLY COLTON

Deputy Practice Manager

Reception

Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.

Community Midwives

LISA HOBDAY