Staff

Doctors

DR CATHY BURGESS

Partner - MB BS, MRCGP, DFFP, DRCOG 1989 St Georges

DR ALISTAIR MARTIN

Partner - MB ChB BSc (Hons) MRCGP 1996 Glasgow

DR TAMSIN HERFORD

Partner - MBChB DRCOG MRCGP DTMH 1998 Dundee

DR ABBEY GERSTEN

Partner - MB BS MRCGP DFFP LoIUT 1992 Kings College

DR CLAIRE HOOLEY

Partner - MB ChB Glasgow 1996, MRGCP

DR LYDIA PAIN

Partner - BSc (Hons), MBBS (2011, Barts and the London), MRCGP, DRCOG

DR MICHELA KHAN

Partner - MBBS (Barts and the London 2015), BMedsci, MRCGP

DR JONATHAN WASTIE

Salaried GP - BSc (hons) MBBS, Dip GUM, MRCGP

DR BECKY ELLIS

Salaried GP - MRCGP MBBS (Brighton & Sussex Medical School

Nurses

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes and carry out cervical smears.

NATALIE GERAGHTY

RN

KIRSTEN BELL

RN

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement, ECGS, injections and new/yearly patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

CARLOS PENA MARTIN

EMILY BURCHELL

Practice Management

MICHELLE SPICER

Practice Manager

Our practice manager ensures that the Practice runs smoothly. If you have any queries, feedback or complaints to make you can speak to Michelle at the surgery or telephone her on 01273 685588.

GREGORY BARNES

Finance Manager

Administration

OLIVER FORD

IT Support

Reception

Our receptionists have all have been trained within the surgery in reception work and most are very experienced. Anything you tell the receptionist will be treated in absolute confidence. A brief explanation of your problem may enable them to suggest the best person to help you, or offer the most suitable appointment. If you have any comment or criticisms to make about reception, please direct them to the practice manager.

TAN NIETO MARQUINA

Reception Supervisor

JULIE RIDPATH

CAMILLA DI FLORIO

CHANTAL UYS

EMILY CREIGHTON

ELLA MARTIN

Secretaries

In addition to secretarial duties our secretaries arrange hospital appointments and liaise between your doctor and the hospital consultants.

ZOE ARTHUR

Community Midwives

The Community Midwives are based at: Tarner Centre, Ivory Place, Brighton BN2 9QE. Tel: 296700

Community Nurses

The District Nurses are based at: Brighton General Hospital - Tel 696011

Counsellors

This service is provided by the Community Mental Health Team at Brighton General Hospital

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing. The Health Visitors are based at: Tarner Children's Centre, Ivory Place, BN2 9QE. Tel 296700