Our Staff

Doctors

DR SEAN GOWER

MB BS (London) 1989, FRCGP, DRCOG, DPD, GMC number: 3407813

Dr Gower has a special interest in Dermatology.

DR JULIA KENDALL

MB BS (London) 1985, MSc, GMC number: 3012813

Dr Kendall has a special interest in Musculoskeletal conditions.

DR MARK ROOKLEDGE

MB BS (London) 1990, DRCOG, MRCGP, FRCAGP, GMC number: 3496303

Dr Rookledge has a special interest in Care of the Elderly and Musculoskeletal conditions.

DR JENNIFER DEAN

MBBS (Newcastle) 2012 MRCGP

Nurse Practitioners

DEB GREEN

Deb is a Prescribing Nurse who is available for on the day appointments for minor illness or injury. Deb also carries out asthma and COPD reviews and provides Travel services with Liz Jones.

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.

ELIZABETH JONES

Special interest in heart disease and elderly care.

ANGELA ILES

Special interest in diabetes.

ALISA BRADLEY

Alisa is a Nurse Practitioner who specialises in Respiratory medicine and Diabetes.

Healthcare Assistants

VALERIE MCCREA

Practice Management

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 high quality 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.

KATHERINE DEAVILLE

Practice Manager

Administration

RUTH WELSH

Data Manager/Carers', Veterans' and Safeguarding Lead

JULIE DAWES

Secretary

CLAIRE OLIVER

Admin / Dispensary Lead

SARAH FRANKLIN

Secretary

Reception

Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide 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.

WENDY PRATT

Receptionist / Phlebotomist

CLAIRE WILLIAMS

Receptionist / Phlebotomist

SHARON MONGER

DEE CUMMINGS

Receptionist

DAWN MAITLAND

RHIANNA ANTHONY

Receptionist/Dispensing Assistant

GILL SMITH

Receptionist/Dispensing Assistant

MARY DELAMONT

Receptionist/Dispensing Assistant

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies and children. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.