Our Staff

Doctors

Dr Christopher Stanley (m) GP Partner - Based at Villages, Substance Misuse clinic at Villages and Larwood MBBS MRCGP MSc.  A graduate of Newcastle University in 1982.  Special Interest in substance misuse. Available: Tuesday (am) & Wednesday (am)

Dr Christopher Stanley (m)

GP Partner - Based at Villages, Substance Misuse clinic at Villages and Larwood

MBBS MRCGP MSc. 

A graduate of Newcastle University in 1982. 

Special Interest in substance misuse.

Available: Tuesday (am) & Wednesday (am)

Dr Richard Davey (m) GP Partner - based at Larwood MBBS.  A graduate of London University in 1994.  Specialist Interest in palliative care and Clinical Governance. Available: Monday, Tuesday, thursday & friday

Dr Richard Davey (m)

GP Partner - based at Larwood

MBBS. 

A graduate of London University in 1994. 

Specialist Interest in palliative care and Clinical Governance.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, thursday & friday

Dr Gerard Austin (m) GP Partner - Based at Larwood MB ChB MRCGP.  A graduate of Dundee University in 1992.  Specialist interest in Diabetes. Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Dr Gerard Austin (m)

GP Partner - Based at Larwood

MB ChB MRCGP. 

A graduate of Dundee University in 1992. 

Specialist interest in Diabetes.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Dr Stephen Kell (m) GP Partner - Based at Larwood BmedSci BM BS DCH MRCGP.  A graduate of Nottingham University in 1992.  Special Interest in dermatology. Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (am), Thursday & Friday (am)

Dr Stephen Kell (m)

GP Partner - Based at Larwood

BmedSci BM BS DCH MRCGP. 

A graduate of Nottingham University in 1992. 

Special Interest in dermatology.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (am), Thursday & Friday (am)

Dr Cheuk Lai Tang (f) GP Partner - based at Villages MB ChB DRCOG.  A graduate of Sheffield University in 1999. Available: Monday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Cheuk Lai Tang (f)

GP Partner - based at Villages

MB ChB DRCOG. 

A graduate of Sheffield University in 1999.

Available: Monday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Vaithilingham Nanthakumar (m) GP Partner (known as Dr Kumar) - based at Villages MBBS MRCGP MRCGEd. A graduate of of the Medical University of India in 1997. Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Vaithilingham Nanthakumar (m)

GP Partner (known as Dr Kumar) - based at Villages

MBBS MRCGP MRCGEd.

A graduate of of the Medical University of India in 1997.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Charlotte Slater (f) GP Partner - based at Larwood & Westwood MBBS DRCOG DFFP A graduate of Newcastle upon Tyne University in 1991. Special Interest in Diabetes and Womens Health & Family planning Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Charlotte Slater (f)

GP Partner - based at Larwood & Westwood

MBBS DRCOG DFFP

A graduate of Newcastle upon Tyne University in 1991.

Special Interest in Diabetes and Womens Health & Family planning

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Hamidreza Ghaebi (m) GP Partner - based at Villages MRCGP A graduate of Tabriz University, Iran in 1997. Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Hamidreza Ghaebi (m)

GP Partner - based at Villages

MRCGP

A graduate of Tabriz University, Iran in 1997.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Shehnaz Hussain (f) GP Partner - based at Villages MRCGP DRCOG DFFP. A graduate of  National University Ireland in 1999. available: Monday, Wednesday & friday

Dr Shehnaz Hussain (f)

GP Partner - based at Villages

MRCGP DRCOG DFFP.

A graduate of  National University Ireland in 1999.

available: Monday, Wednesday & friday

Dr James Greenwood (m) GP Partner - based at Larwood & Westwood MB ChB MRCGP A graduate of Sheffield University in 2006. available: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & friday

Dr James Greenwood (m)

GP Partner - based at Larwood & Westwood

MB ChB MRCGP

A graduate of Sheffield University in 2006.

available: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Kiruban Ruthireswaran (m) GP Partner (known as Dr Kiruban) - based at Villages MBBS, MRCGP A Graduate of B-Z University 2002 available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Kiruban Ruthireswaran (m)

GP Partner (known as Dr Kiruban) - based at Villages

MBBS, MRCGP

A Graduate of B-Z University 2002

available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & thursday

Dr Anil Khanna (m) GP Partner- based at Oakleaf & Westwood MBBS, MS (Ortho), MRCS, DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP PGCertHE & Palliative Care (Teeside University) PG Cert in Dementia care (Bradford University) A graduate of Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India 2001 Special Interest in Dermatology, Dementia Care, Orthopaedics and Minor Surgery available: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Anil Khanna (m)

GP Partner- based at Oakleaf & Westwood

MBBS, MS (Ortho), MRCS, DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP PGCertHE & Palliative Care (Teeside University) PG Cert in Dementia care (Bradford University)

A graduate of Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India 2001

Special Interest in Dermatology, Dementia Care, Orthopaedics and Minor Surgery

available: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & friday

Dr Ruchika Dhar (f) GP Partner- based at Villages MBBS, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH Undergraduate training in India, GP training in Nottingham Special Interest in Gynaecology and Dermatology available: Monday, Tuesday & Friday

Dr Ruchika Dhar (f)

GP Partner- based at Villages

MBBS, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH

Undergraduate training in India, GP training in Nottingham

Special Interest in Gynaecology and Dermatology

available: Monday, Tuesday & Friday

Dr Malicka Chakrabarty (f) GP Partner - based at Oakleaf & Larwood MBBS,DNB, MRCS, PGCertHE, MRCGP, DGM, DFSRH, Palliative Care (Teeside University) DRCOG Graduate of Bhopal University Special Interest in Training, Women's Health, Minor Ops and Joint Injections Available: available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

Dr Malicka Chakrabarty (f)

GP Partner - based at Oakleaf & Larwood

MBBS,DNB, MRCS, PGCertHE, MRCGP, DGM, DFSRH, Palliative Care (Teeside University) DRCOG

Graduate of Bhopal University

Special Interest in Training, Women's Health, Minor Ops and Joint Injections

Available: available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

Dr Rebecca Foljambe (f) GP Partner - based at Larwood MBBS, BSc, DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP, additional degree in Speech Science and Communication Psychology University College London and graduated in 2003 Special Interest in Coils and Implant insertions, Keen interest in Women's & Child Health available: Monday & Thursday

Dr Rebecca Foljambe (f)

GP Partner - based at Larwood

MBBS, BSc, DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP, additional degree in Speech Science and Communication Psychology

University College London and graduated in 2003

Special Interest in Coils and Implant insertions, Keen interest in Women's & Child Health

available: Monday & Thursday

Dr Jennifer Griffiths (f) GP Partner available: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday & Friday

Dr Jennifer Griffiths (f)

GP Partner

available: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday & Friday

Nurses

NURSE PRACTITIONERS 

Stephanie Savage (f)
Clinical Nurse Manager

Michelle Wilson (f)

Richard Meades (m)

Caroline Wardell (f)

Diabetes Specialist nurse

NURSES

Lucia Makeman (f)

Margaret Rawson (f)

Katie Reid (f)

Andrea Potter (f)

Vicky Dolby (f)

Jo Cullen (f)

Janet Wise (f)

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

HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS

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

Mary Reynolds (f)

Diane Coleman (f)

Laura Watkinson (f)

Emma O'keeffe (f)

Lauren Hegarty (f)

Ruth Radcliffe (f)

 

Practice Team

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

Sarah Dale -Practice Manager

Lisa Johnson - Business Manager

Jane Field - Finance Manager

Sharron Wood - HR Manager, Larwood Surgery

Suzanne Davies- Estates Manager

Liz Driver- Appointments Manager

Gail Dunn- Training & Development Manager

Teresa Westwood - Operations Manager

The practice management are involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice management supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

RECEPTIONISTS

Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.

Healthcare Team

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.

ATTACHED STAFF

Community Staff

Attached to the surgeries are District nurses, Health Visitors, Midwives and Community Psychiatric Nurses.

To leave a message for a district nurse or health visitor please ring: Single Point of Access (SPA) at Retford Hospital on 01777 274422.