Meet the Team


GP Partners

Dr Karen Wain (f)

GP Partner

MBBCh Qualified Johannesburg 1999

Dr Ali Nafisi (m)

GP Partner

M.D, MRCS, Do-HNS,DRCOG, MRCGP Qualified Tehran 1998

Dr Amy Moss (f)

GP Partner

BSc, MbChb, MRcGP Dr Moss joined our team in May 2020

Dr Helen Lightfoot (f)

GP Partner

MB BCh, DFSRH, DRCOG Qualified Cardiff 1997

Dr George Costin (m)

GP Partner

MD, MRCGP. Qualified in 2008. Dr Costin joined us in December 2020.

Salaried GPs

Dr Beverley Mayer (f)

Salaried GP

MBBS, BSc, MRCGP Qualified York 2009

Dr Uchechi Igwe (f)

Salaried GP

Dr Arbab Shah (f)

Salaried GP

Nursing Team

Practice Nurses

Our Practice Nurses provide nursing and healthcare support to our patients.

They hold a variety of clinics providing different services such as vaccinations and monitoring patients with long-term conditions.

Louise Shrieves (f)


Crystal Holdford (f)


Sam Cole (f)


Nick Hughes-Jones (m)


Jacky Robinson (f)


Linda Horne (f)


Joe Rendall (m)


Debbie Hooks (f)


Tracy Hill

Nurse Team Manager

Liz Boyd


Katie Hodkinson


Amy Ashley


Fiona Ker


Jo Bailey


Annie Lloyd


Lisa-Marie Emslie

Trainee Nursing Associate

Laura Twiggs

Trainee Nursing Associate

Carley Smith


Lindsay McKenna



The practice has a team of pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians.

Care Navigators

There are several Care Navigators, both front desk and answering phone calls.

Our Care Navigators are here to help you access the service that would best suit your needs, which may not be a GP. In order to navigate you to the most appropriate service they will ask for a brief description of your problem. Please remember that you will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Care Coordinators

The practice has a team of Care Coordinators who work alongside the GPs and other teams to streamline services. Putting personalised care at the heart of their role, the Care Coordinators work closely with Learning Disability patients, Housebound patients and Care Homes to provide continuation of care.  


Kimberly Bailey

Practice Manager

Responsible for the administration of the practice and the management of all staff.

She is happy to receive any comments about the service provided via a comments box at reception.

Emma Griffin

Office Manager

Involved in the administration of the practice and leads the team of receptionists.

She is happy to assist with any general queries or concerns.

Tracey Blakeley

Governance and Quality Manager

Supports the Practice and the staff with meeting governance requirements.

She can be contacted regarding any serious complaints or concerns.

Kirsty Moore

Business Manager


There are a number of receptionists, both on the front desk and answering phone calls.

Our receptionists are here to help you access the services available; sometimes they need to ask for more details in order to arrange appropriate appointments.

Information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.


There are a team of 5 secretaries.

Attached Practice Staff

Maggie Taylor

Social Prescriber

Community Midwife

A team of midwives is attached to the practice and work closely with the doctors. All pregnant women are referred to the community midwife team who will coordinate their care during pregnancy.

The community midwives see patients at the surgery and in their own home.

District Nurses

These nurses visit patients in their homes as needed. District nursing visits are arranged by the hospital or the GP practice for patients who are housebound and require nursing services.

Patients who have the District Nurse attending and wish to speak to her can usually contact her between 12noon and 1.30pm on 376557.

You can leave a message on this number if the nurse is not available to speak with in person.


Attends the surgery and provides expert dietary advice; you can make an appointment at reception.


Takes blood samples for tests ordered by the doctor; blood tests are carried out on the ground floor.

Please bring your blood test form and report to the ground floor reception desk.