Our Staff

Doctors

Dr Margaret Abbott

MBChB (1980 Sheffield) FRCGP, DRCOG

Margaret has been with the practice since 1988. As well as a full general practice service, she has a special interest in diabetes.

Dr Stephen Willott

MBBS (1998 Nottingham) BMedSci, DCH, DRCOG, MRCGP, DTM&H, MPH

Stephen has been with the practice since 1999. As well as a full general practice service, he has a particular interest in heart disease and is a specialist in substance misuse. He also offers a minor surgery service and is the doctor that is usually seen travelling on a bike.

Dr Helen Sperry

MBBS (1990 London) BA DRCOG MRCGP DFFP

Helen joined the practice in 2003. As well as a full range of general practice care to her patients, she is a specialist in substance misuse and supports the children’s clinics based at the practice. Dr Sperry is also a GP trainer.

Dr Karpagam Kamalanathan

MBBS (1998 Bangalore, India), MRCGP, DTM&H

Dr Kamalanathan has been a GP since 2005 and prior to that she has worked for 14 years as a hospital doctor with experience in acute medicine, neuro-rehab, stroke and stroke-rehab and headaches. She has a MRCGP and a diploma in Tropical Medicine and does minor surgeries and joint injections. She can speak 5 languages (English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada). Her other interests include Art, Literature and cooking.

Dr Dan Haycock

Dr Yann-Eric Courcha

Dr Lesley Cookson

BMBS (Nottingham 2001)

Lesley is a salaried GP at the practice and has a special interest in substance misuse.

Dr Austin Dekker

MBBS (2009 - Imperial College, London)

Dr Dekker joined the Practice as a salaried GP in August 2016.

Dr Helen Hollis

Dr Hollis is a Salaried GP

Dr Elizabeth Hughes

Dr Hughes is a Salaried GP

Dr Nina Zulkifli

GP Registrar

Dr Abdul Tariq

GP Registrar

Practice Management

The Practice Management are involved in managing all areas of the practice to ensure the highest standard of patient centred healthcare and efficient running of the practice.

Kimberley Smith

Practice Manager

The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice. 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.

Kirsty Hubbard

Data Team Manager

Kirsty ensures the proficient running of the administration team, she also works on the practice website and is involved with the PPG.

Debbie Davidson

Reception Manager

Clinical Pharmacist

Clinical pharmacists work as part of the general practice team to improve value and outcomes from medicines and consult with and treat patients directly. This includes providing extra help to manage long-term conditions, advice for those on multiple medicines and better access to health checks. The role is pivotal to improving the quality of care and ensuring patient safety

Sajjad Nandjy

Muhammad Sattar

Nurses

Our nursing team can advise you on a wide range of health problems e.g. General health checks, coronary heart disease, asthma, diabetes, COPD, hypertension and blood pressure checks, travel and contraceptive advice. They also carry out blood tests, removal of stitches, dressing of wounds, vaccinations and immunisations, cervical smear tests, ECG, hearing tests and ear syringing, to name but a few.

Clare Lawson

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Sally Fisher

Nurse Prescriber

Heather Irwin

Practice Nurse

Emily Hardy

Practice Nurse

Anna Murphy

Nurse Prescriber

Healthcare Assistants

Our healthcare assistants work in direct support to our nursing team and also run our ‘NHS Health Checks' service.

Katrina Harding

Health Care Assistant

Rebecca McNally

Health Care Assistant

Administration

The Administration Team deals with the processing of hospital letters, completing referrals to hospitals and other services, financial claims, managing patient records and carrying out Practice audits.

Kirsty Hubbard

Data Team Manager

Kirsty ensures the proficient running of the administration team, she also works on the practice website and is involved with the PPG.

Helen Sinclair

Helen is one of our secretarial administrators, she splits her time between secretarial duties and admin. She also assists on reception when needed.

Charley Harding

Charley splits her time between summarising and the incoming letters, she also runs the smear recalls

Mary Double

Mary joined the practice in February 2021 as a secretarial administrator and is able to assist with any queries around referrals

Sally Ogelsby

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.

Vikki Sutton

Vikki is our senior receptionist

Tracey Spaven

Debbie Davidson

Reception Manager

Dawn Lambert

Jo Hart

Jo is also our Carers Champion

Julia Kemp

Katherine Mann

Katherine joined the practice in July 2021

Owen Reid

Additional Staff

Anthony Kiehne

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. 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.