GP Partners

Dr Simon Shearer (m)

MB ChB, DRCOG, FRCGP, FP Cert, MSc (Palliative Care), MSc.GP, Cert GP Post Graduate Education

Qualified 1980 Manchester

Dr Eric Bonsell (m)


Qualified St. Andrews 1984

Dr Sarah Taylor (f)


Dr Valeed Ghafoor (m)


Salaried GP's

Dr Deborah Clift (f)


Trainee GP's

As a training Practice, we have a number of Trainee GP's with us for short periods of time.  

Advanced Clinical Practitioners

An Advanced Clinical Practitioner is a trained RGN Nurse who has undertaken specialist training to degree level. The Advanced Clinical Practitioners can see patients with undiagnosed problems, they can perform physical examinations, make a diagnosis, treat and refer patients. They work with patients to develop strategies to improve their health and prevent illness with health education and counselling. The Advanced Clinical Practitioners work closely with the Doctors, Clinical Pharmacists and other members of the nursing team.

Miss Nikki Wisdom 

Clinical Nurse Manager

RGN DipHE BSc (Honours) PGCert, Independent Prescriber

Miss Clare Denham 
RGN BSc (Honours) DipHE), Independent Prescriber

Mrs Rachel McCarron 
RGN DipHE PGCert, MSc Independent Prescriber

Mrs Donna Emery 
RGN BSc (Honours), Independent Prescriber

Mrs Tina Park 
RGN BSc (Honours) PGCert, Independent Prescriber

Mrs Samantha Kilmurray

RGN BSc (Honours), MSc Advanced Practice

Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioners

Mr Sean Dutton 

MPharm, MRPharmS, PGCert

Sister Jenny Price 

RGN, Diploma in Adult Nursing, Diploma in Respiratory Disease Management, Care of Adults with Diabetes

Mrs Natalie Egboh

MSc Nursing, Specialist Community Public Health Nursing, BSc Adult Branch Nursing

Clinical Pharmacists

Mr Matthew Robinson 

BSc (Hons) Pharmacy, Independent Prescriber, Diploma in COPD

Mr Sean Dutton 

MPharm, MRPharmS, PGCert

Mrs Sadeya Callaghan 

BSc (Hons) Pharmacy, Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy, Independent Prescriber

Mrs Helen Dutton 


Mrs Julie Harrison 

BSc (Hons) Pharmacy, Clin.Dip


Practice Nurses

The Practice Nurses are specially trained RGN’s available for vaccinations, smear tests, family planning advice, pregnancy tests, routine and follow up medical reviews, health education advice, health promotion, travel medicine, assist with minor surgery and run disease management clinics and carry out home visits on our instructions They are available during surgery hours by appointment. The treatment room nurses are trained RGN’s, undertaking dressings, leg ulcer clinic, removal of stitches, vaccinations, blood samples etc. They are available during surgery hours by appointment.

Sister Jane Dimelow 

DipHe in Adult Nursing Studies (RGN), Advanced Certificate in Asthma & COPD

Sister Shelley Hadwick 

RGN, Diploma Family Planning & Diabetes

Sister Jenny Price 

RGN, Diploma in Adult Nursing, Diploma in Respiratory Disease Management, Care of Adults with Diabetes

Sister Mully Bolton

RGN, BSc (Hons), PGCert, Independent Prescriber

Sister Maria Steier

RGN, Diploma in Adult Nursing, Diploma in Diabetes Management in Primary Care

Sister Heidi Williams

RGN, Independent Prescriber, Diabetes Professional Education Programme


Assistant Practitioners

Mrs Maria Hedges 

NVQ Level 3 in Care, COPD Diploma, Level 1 in Communication Tactics with deaf people

Mrs Michelle Davies 

NVQ Direct Care level 2, CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support, Apprenticeship Healthcare Assistant Practitioner level 5, Foundation Degree in Science Health & Social Care Assistant Practitioner

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare Assistants are able to measure your blood pressure, temperature pulse, perform, urinalysis, blood tests, dressings, collection of specimens and carry out new patients registration checks, ECG’s, spirometry, vaccinations, peak flow and 24 hour BP monitoring. The Health Care Assistant work closely with the Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurses and District Nurses.

Mrs Michelle Clements 

Health Care Assistant NVQ Level 3 in Care

Mrs Dawn Williams 

Health Care Assistant NVQ Level 3 in Care


We are also lucky enough to have a number of our clinicians working jointly within our Primary Care Network (PCN).  Our PCN consists of us, Glenroyd Medical, combined with North Shore Surgery. 

Physician Associates

Victoria M

Gabriel Baluyut

Specialist Paramedic

Kristian Schofield 

First Contact Practitioner 

Mark Taylor 

Clinical Pharmacists 

Atiyya Pathan 

Jamila Koradli 

Practice Management

The Management Team are responsible for the smooth running of the Practice. They should be able to help you with any queries you may have about the way we run the surgery. We welcome any new ideas, please tell us if you think you can help us in any way.

Miss Anna Butrym 

Practice Manager

AMSPAR Diploma in Primary Care and Health Management

Miss Stephanie Pixton 

Assistant Practice Manager

CIPD Level 3 Certificate in HR Management

Working towards CIPD Level 5 Diploma in HR Management

NVQ 3 in Customer Service

Mrs Angela Powell 
Reception and Admin Manager

CIPD Certificate Human Resources

Community Midwives

Community Midwives attend our antenatal clinics and run antenatal classes. They also attend mothers for a few weeks after baby is born. Patients who are pregnant, can self-refer to the Midwives.  Please contact Reception for more details.


Community Nurses

District Nurses provide general nursing care and assessments in the community to house bound patients and in the surgery for mobile patients. They can advise on aspects of nursing care, twilight (night) nursing and provide some aids for the disabled and incontinent. They undertake treatment room responsibilities for dressings, ear syringing, venepuncture, removal of sutures and vaccinations. They can be contacted on their own direct telephone line/answer phone (01253 956992).

Health Visitors

Health Visitors are fully qualified nurses with specialised extra training in preventative health care. They can give advice on health care, particularly for expectant mothers, small children and the elderly. They run weekly baby clinics and immunisation sessions in the Practice. The Health Visitors carryout three year checks and hearing tests. They can be contacted via the surgery or their own direct telephone line/answer phone (01253 956567).


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