We are very pleased to announce that from next week we will be moving to a new online patient triage system. It is easy access, no account required and you submit a query through our website. The requests are simple to submit and you can complete them at a time that suits you 24 hours a day – No need to wait on a hold service over the phone. Our reception team will guide you through the process when you call our surgery.

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Our Staff


Dr. James Southall. BSc. MBBCh DCH MRCGP
Dr. Debashree Ghosh MBBS, MRCOG,MRCGP
Dr. Ashok Patel MB, ChB, DRCOG
Dr Hannah Wade MB ChB, MRCGP,DRCOG

Ms Wendy Gibney (Nurse Clinician)
Sr Shirley Porter RGN (Practice Nurse)
Sr Sue Brown RGN (Triage Nurse)
Sr Maris Mercer (Practice Nurse)
Mrs Shila Uttamlal ( Healthcare Assistant)
District Nurses
These are important members of our Practice Team who are available by appointment at the surgery. Currently these appointments are on Thursday afternoons. The District Nurses provide a 24 hour service in the community and can be contacted on:Preston 401914 from 8.00am – 5.00 pm, Preston 401176 from 6.00 – 11.00 pm and Preston 788058 (ask for the District Nurse) from 10.00 pm – 8.00 am.
The Midwife holds an Antenatal Clinic on Thursday mornings by appointment
Health Visitors
You can see the Health Visitor at various clinics.
If the doctor feels you would benefit from counselling, you can be referred to one of the Counsellors who will contact you direct to make an appointment. They can help with many concerns, including bereavement, debt and relationship problems, as well as many other social issues.
Respiratory Clinic
This is a regular clinic for the Respiratory Nurse to hold annual reviews on patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and other related diseases.
Mrs Jackie Baines. Practice Manager
Karen Woodward Assistant Manager
Camille Hardman Operations Manager
Fran Richards Secretary
Stacey Milnes
Sumitra Parmar
Louise Turner
Kim Banks
Julie Houldsworth
Chloe Nichols
Nicola Hermitt
Satwinder Singh
Lisa Banks BSc (Hons) Pharmacy GPHc

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By phone on 01772 254 484 Online by clicking here Can't get to the Surgery? Home visits can be booked