Staff

Doctors

Dr Paula Anne Spellar
(female) part-time
MB ChB (1989) MRCGP
Dr Manohar Rao Maddula
(male)
MB BS (1978) DLO, Fp Cert
Special Interests: ENT, Rheumatology
Dr Catherine Ruth Parnell
(female)
MB BS BSc (1999) DRCOG MRCGP
Special Interests: Coil & Implanon fitting & removal MDT (Multi Disciplinary Team)
Dr Ajay Patel
(male)
MB ChB (2000) MRCGP
Special Interests: MDT (Multi Disciplinary Team)
Dr Dan Dhanushan
(male)
MB BS (1998) MRCGP
Special Interests: Non Scalpel Vasectomy, Minor Surgery
Dr Gary David Howsam
(male)
MB BS (2001) FRCGP FDSRCS MRCS DO-HNS PGCMHE
Dr Katie Scott (female) MB BS 2009 MRCGP

Salaried GPs

Dr Margaret Wood (female) BMBS (1987) Special Interests: Rheumatology
Dr Sandra Rodrigues
(female)
MB BS 2011 MRCGP BCH DRCOG
Dr Catherine Ofiaeli (female) MB BS (1997) MRCGP Dermatology Diploma
Special Interests: Dermatology
Dr Lekshmi Panicker (female) MBBS, MRCGP, DRCOG
Dr Rebecca Garrett (female)BM BS (2011)

Young Doctors

Dr Mahesan
Dr Murugavel
Dr McNally

Practice Nurses

Sister Wendy Popple Diploma in  Family Planning
Diploma in Asthma, Diabetic & COPD Care
and Diabetes
Sister Wendy Callan RGN - 1979
Diploma in Asthma and Diabetes R.M
Sister Ann Cameron SRN - 1980
Diploma in Asthma, Chronic Heart Disease and Diabetes
Nurse Diane Pope
SRN
Diploma in CHD, Diabetes and Family Planning

Services offered by the Practice Nurses

Treatment Room Nurses

Nurse Nikki Mika
Diploma in CHD and Diabetes

Nurse Jenny Bishop
RGN

Health Care Assistants

Emma Rawlings  Senior Health Care Assisstant NVQ I, II & III
Mrs Katie OakesHealth Care Assistant
Ms Pippa GledhillHealth Care Assistant

Phlebotomists

Mrs Sharron Papworth Phlebotomist

Dispensary

  • Liz Davies
  • Linda Ward


Prescriptions can be collected between 9am and 6pm from the Dispensary.

Management & Administrative Staff

Practice Manager Mrs. Helena R Papworth, MSc.
Deputy Practice Manager Mrs. Sharon Forth
Doctors' Secretary Mrs Marlene Carter
Reception Team Cassie Jackson (Team Leader)
  Julie Berridge
Charlene Green (Team Leader)
Annette Laud
Sara Culpin
 
Emma Thurston (Secretarial Support)
Jade Ketteringham
Lorna Fitzjohn
Samantha Branton
Administration Team Barbara Swan
  Emily Robinson
Rebecca Gale
Hannah Cox

Jeanette Allan
Deb Collis

Midwives

Our Midwife Brenda Spencer holds antenatal clinics on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons.

Please contact reception to arrange a telephone call back with Brenda if she is available, if she is not please call the maternity helpline number on 01733 677266.

District Nurses

Our District Nurses are:

  • Marc Bovan
  • Tina Bell
  • Jane Bellamy
  • Amanda Channing

You can contact them on 01733 774510 or 01733 847247.

Health Visitors and School Nurses

Sue Third Health Visitor
Lois Fisher Health Visitor
Louisa Collins Student Health Visitor
Sally Birch School Nurse
Michelle Tee Health Visitor
Kirstie Freeman Nursery Nurse
Bekkie Cochrane Team Manager
Tina Schollar Administrator

Health Visitors and School Nurses are registered nurses who provide universal health advice for children from 0 - 5 years and targeted public health advice for children from 5 - 19 years.

They are available in surgery and cover all schools in the area.

Please call in or telephone on 01733 704466.

Work Experience Placements

We take students that are in Year 12/13 at the Surgery for 1-2 weeks to try and give them an insight into how we work and what services we provide for our patients. Here is some feedback that we have received recently from one of our students: