Dr Lois Bowd (f)
BM (Southampton 2000), BSc, MRCP (2005), MRCGP (2008) DFSRH
Dr Bowd is a half-time GP partner.
Dr Emma Nash (f)
MB ChB (Hons) (Leicester 2002) FRCGP, DFSRH, PG Dip (MedEd), MSc (Clinical Psychiatry)
Dr Nash is a half-time GP partner.
Dr Paul Bennett (m)
MBBS (London 2007)
Dr Bennett is a full-time GP partner.
Dr Dorin Teodorescu (m)
MBBS (Bucharest 2004)
Dr Teodorescu is a full-time GP partner.
Dr Chris Castle (m)
MBChB (Leicester 2010), MRCGP, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
Dr Castle is a two-thirds time GP partner
Dr Helen Pandya (f)
BA MSc BMBS (Nottingham 2010), MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH
Dr Pandya is a half-time GP partner.
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.
Theresa supports the GPs with providing urgent care and home visits.
Sister Vicki Windebank
Nurse Manager, RGN
Sister Windebank is our Practice Nurse Manager. She comes from a background of community nursing and has an interest in dementia and provides vaccinations and childhood immunisations and cervical screening along with other treatment room activities.
Sister Angela Brown
RGN, RM, Diploma CHD, COPD and Asthma. ENB PN
Sister Brown is our nurse lead for assessment, diagnosis and management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Sister Brown also provides travel assessments, vaccinations and childhood immunisations along with other treatment room activities.
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.
Jayne performs our chronic disease management checks, as well as general health care checks and health promotion. Jayne is also part of the Nurse led duty clinics.
Maria performs our chronic disease management checks, as well as general health care checks and health promotion. Maria is also part of the Nurse led duty clinics.
Victoria performs our chronic disease management checks, as well as general health care checks and health promotion. Victoria is also part of the Nurse led duty clinics.
Lauren is the Phlebotomist (blood taking) for the surgery.
The Practice Management Team are 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 team supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
Practice Operations Manager
Responsible for the day to day running of the Practice. Any compliments or complaints should be addressed to Mrs D. Moore via email@example.com, in person, or via 02392 377514.
Deputy Operations Manager
Deputy to Diane Moore assisting with day to day running of the practice and staff
Head of Business and Strategy
Daniel is responsible for making sure the business side of the practice runs smoothly and that we are up to date with our policies and governance.
Reception and Administration
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.
The Practice has several administration staff to deal with repeat prescriptions, hospital referrals, document scanning, patient records and secretarial work.
Community Nurses and Health Visitors
The District Nursing team provide nursing care to those people who are housebound. The District Nurses can be contacted on 02392 324166. An answer phone is available if the office is unmanned.
The Health Visiting team provides support and advice to families with young children. Your Health Visiting Team can be contacted on 01489 554930 and text service 07520615720.