Healthcare Team


Our doctors work in a partnership and as a group. Although you are registered with a named doctor, you may see any of the doctors in the partnership.

Dr Stuart Lloyd MB ChB 1977 Birmingham MRCP.
Male, Senior Partner

Dr Clare Newell BM BS 1990 Nottingham DCH DSRH MRCGP.
Female, Partner

Dr Guy Skilton MA (Masters in law and medical ethics) MBBS (London) DRCOG , MRCGP, T(GP).
Male, Partner

Dr Nick Aldridge BM BS 1988 London DCH DRCOG.
Male, Partner

Dr J Wisniewski B.Sc MD 1999 in Montreal, Canada, MRCGP.
Male, Partner

Dr Puja Choudhury MBBS Calcutta 1997 MRCP, MRCGP, DFFP.
Female, Partner

Female, Partner

Dr Dushy Panabokke MBBS, MRCGP
Female, Salaried GP

Dr Adel El-Alfy MB CH MD DCH 1993 Amsterdam.
Male, Salaried GP

Dr Ruth Hesford MB ChB (Manchester 2008) MRCGP
Female, Salaried GP

Dr Padma Bhatraj MBBS, MRCGP, MRCP
Female, Salaried GP

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Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Jo Rowley
Kelly Quirk
Becky Collier

Advanced Nurse Practitioners are medical professionals who have undertaken considerable training and act as the triage service for the GPs. They are able to prescribe medications, diagnose, treat and refer. Please note they are not able to issue sickness certificates. They work across all three of our sites on various days and times.

Further information about our Advanced Nurse Practitioner can be found on our Nursing Services and Clinics page.

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Practice Nurses

Sr Jo Peeler RGN

Sr Emma Wardle

Practice nurses work at all our surgeries. They are available throughout the week. They undertake routine procedures for us, further information can be found on in Clinics and Services.

Dispensing, Healthcare Assistants & Clinical Audit

Angela White Dispenser

Mary Fox Health Care Assistant

Julie Widdowson-Bishop Health Care Assistant

Hannah Thompson Phlebotomist

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Community Healthcare Team

Information on the services offered by the Community Healthcare Team can be found here.


Jackie Reed

District Nurses

Isobel McNulty

GP Attached Social Worker

Julie Jackson

Health Visitors

Lesley Greening and Heidi Briscoe (Weeping Cross & John Amery Drive),Karen Hill (Beaconside)


Carol Marsden & Lynn Gelatka


Sharon Jones & Greg Wilary

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Practice Management

Gareth Edwards Business Manager

Mrs Ann Broadfield Assistant Practice Manager

Mrs Rachael Stokes Assistant Practice Manager

If you wish to discuss administrative or non-medical aspects of your health treatment or if you have any ideas which will improve the services we provide, our Business Manager may be able to help you.

The Managers also deal with problems or complaints you may have to do with the Practice.

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Our receptionists are:

  • Amanda Bailey (Reception Supervisor - Weeping Cross)
  • Clair Turner (Reception Supervisor - Beaconside Health Centre)
  • Michelle Atkinson (Reception Supervisor - Beaconside Health Centre)
  • Juliette Waters (Reception Supervisor - John Amery Drive)
  • Lou Luckman(Reception Supervisor - John Amery Drive)
  • Julie Hughes
  • Juliette Waters
  • Angela White
  • Linda Lees
  • Lynn Wilkinson
  • Pauline Brighton
  • Lynn Minnard
  • Lou Luckman
  • Claire Bennett
  • Joanne Brown
  • Ann Wootton
  • Debra Marks
  • Susan Evans
  • Carol Shaw

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Administration & House Keeping


Anita Peacock Practice Secretary

Data Quality

Janice Bleasdale-Lynn, Rosie Broom, Claire Bennett & Angela White

House Keeping

Joan Hawkins & Rachel Staley