Doctors and Staff

THE DOCTORS

Dr P J Clarke (Male) MB ChB (Sheffield 1983) MRCGP FP Cert

Dr S V Reddy (Male) MB ChB (Leicester 1996) MRCP MRCGP DFFP

Dr H Edwards (Female) MB ChB (Sheffield 2000) MRCGP FP Cert

Dr K Horridge (Female) MRes (Newcastle 2006) MBBS (Newcastle 2007) MRCGP 

THE PRIMARY CARE TEAM

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Mrs L Hatfield - B Med Sci (Hons) Professioanl Nursing Studies (1998), BA (Hons) Community Specialist Practice (District Nursing 2002), Non Medical Prescribing (2007).  Nurse Hatfield can see and treat most ailments in a similar way that a GP does, however this does not cover patients who are under 16 or pregnant or presenting with mental health issues i.e. low mood / depression.

Practice Nurses

Mrs J Vohra - RGN Part 2, ENB199 - Accident & Emergency Course, N52 - Advanced Trauma Course, ENB 998 - Teaching Certificate, Emergency Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Life Support, Diploma in Ear Care, Cervical Cytology Diploma, Diploma in Asthma, Venepuncture/Cannulation, Plaster of Paris, ECG Certificate.

Mrs A Willert - RGN, ENB ASI Specialist Practitioner (PN), ENB 998 Teaching and Assessing in Clinical Practice, ENB 928 Diabetic Nursing, Certificate in Primary Diabetes Care, RCGP Diploma in Asthma Care NATC, Secondary Preventation of CHD, Certificate in Advanced Asthma Care, Anaphylaxis for RCG.

Mrs G Hopkinson - The practice nurses are available Monday to Friday and can offer advice and care on minor illness. They also offer the following clinics:

Asthma Clinics, Coronary Heart Disease Clinics, Spirometry Screening, ECG Recordings, Ear Care Clinics, Vaccinations for Foreign Travel, Dressings and Stitch Removals, Health Promotion Clinics, Advice on Diet, Cholesterol Monitoring etc.

Health Care Assistant

Mrs Blakey is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings to provide the following services: blood taking, new patient medicals, ECG recordings and blood pressure measurements.

Practice Manager

Mr Stuart Abbott deals with the smooth running of the practice. If you have a complaint, an idea or any suggestions please contact him.

Assistant Practice Manager

Mrs Gill Yeardley

Medical Secretaries

Mrs Janet Frith and Julie Taylor deal with all the referral letters sent to hospital.

Mrs Gray deals with the non-NHS work of general practice and also the smooth running of the practice paperless environment.

Mrs Larkin provides support for the medical secretaries and covers all aspects of their workload.

Mrs Heather Hollins also works within the Administration Team

Receptionists

The reception team deal with the smooth running of the reception environment. They will be your first voice of contact when visiting or ringing the practice. The reception is the heart of the practice and it can be a very busy environment; please be a patient patient. Our annual average patient contact with the practice per year is in excess of 24,000.

 

District Nurses

The District Nurses are available Monday to Friday and also provide weekend cover. They provide an invaluable service to our patients living in the community who find it difficult to attend some of the nursing clinics provided on the premises.

Midwife

Every Tuesday.

Chiropody

A limited NHS service is provided for those who are either senior citizens, people with disabilities, pregnant women and children.

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy can be arranged by your doctor.

Clinical Psychologist

A clinical psychologist works closely with the practice. A doctor may advise you to see a psychologist for various reasons and an appointment can be arranged in this way.

Community Psychiatric Nurses (CPN)

The CPNs work closely with our practice and may arrange a home visit. They also consult from the health centre.

Counsellor

We have an on-site counsellor available on Monday and Wednesday.

 

Your Neighbourhood Professionals. Just a Click Away! Kinvara Hospital
Your Neighbourhood Professionals. Just a Click Away! Kinvara Hospital