Our Staff

Doctors

DR ARUN THIMMIAH

MBBS MRCGP

Offers a full range of general practice care to his patients, and has a special interest in Infection control, Cancer/Palliative Care, Travel, Immunisations, minor surgery, joint injections and respiratory medicine, Care Homes & Referral Support/A&E Admissions

DR MEGAN WYATT

M.B. Ch.B. DRCOG MRCGP DFFPM

Offers a full range of general practice care to her patients and has a special interest in Learning disability, Women's Health including contraception, Rheumatology, Minor Surgery and Diabetes Management & is our Safeguarding Lead.

DR MUHAMMAD WAQAR HAMEED

MBBS MRCGP

Offers a full range of general practice care to patients and has a specialist interest in Medicines Management, Wound Care, INR & DOAC, Dementia, Mental Health, CHD & Stroke & is our Safeguarding deputy.

Advanced Nurse Practitioners

AMANDA RENDALL

Offers a full range of general practice care to patients

Nurses

NURSE DONNA

Donna is our Practice Nurse Manager, she carries out treatment room duties including smears, travel vaccines, contraception advice, learning disabilities and CHD. Donna manages the Nurse and HCA team.

NURSE HANNAH

Hannah is one of our Practice Nurse team & can carry out treatment room duties including smears, Travel Advice, Diabetes Management, Contraception Advice, CHD & Stroke.

NURSE ASHLEY

Ashley is one of our Practice Nurse team & can carry out treatment room duties including Mental Health Reviews, Travel Advice, Immunisations & Baby Immunisation Clinics.

Healthcare Assistants

Suzanne

Practice Management

SARAH GARDNER

Practice Manager

Sarah is our Practice Manager & has overall responsibility for the running of the practice, managing staff and patient services.

CLAIRE CUBISS

Assistant Practice Manager

Claire deputises in the absence of the practice manager. Claire is also an administration assistant with responsibility for the Quality and Outcomes Framework.

Secretarial & Administration

Anita (Secretary & Senior Administrator), Meg (Secretary), Joanne (Administrator), Gemma (Medicines Manager), Lauren (Prescribing Administrator)

Reception

Lesley, Jade, Lauren, Keely, Alison, Karen and Laura.

Community Nurses

Patients who are confined to their home and need nursing assistance may have their care arranged via the District Nursing Service. They can be contacted by telephone on 01229 402556 (for existing patients). If you think you need input from the district nurses you will need to speak to your GP or one of the nurses at the practice so that this can be arranged. Our district nursing team is led by Phil Hunter. If you need to speak with them during out of hours you can call 01229 402563.

Community Psychiatric Nursing

We have a team of mental health professionals who work in close communication with the surgery team. The CPNs work with patients with severe and enduring mental illness. You will need a referral from your GP or nurse practitioner if you think you need to see a mental health professional.

Health Visitors

The surgery has health visitor co-ordinators and they may be contacted by telephone on 01229 409624.

Macmillan Nurses

Sue Rafferty and her team help support our end of life patients. They offer an excellent service ensuring patients are provided with all the help and support they need in their day to day life. They can be contacted by telephone on 01229 402567.