POLITE REMINDER: Please remember to order your repeat prescriptions in plenty of time so that you have enough medication to cover the Christmas & New year period. (please click on the above tab - opening times, for Christmas & New year)

Mandatory Staff Training: We will be closed on a Tuesday from 12pm on the following dates ,for mandatory staff training:11th Jan 2022, 8th Feb 2022 & 15th March 2022.

If you require help or advice when we are closed, please still ring the surgery number (0115 9861128) and you will be transferred to our Out of hours provider who will help you get the correct treatment or advice. alternatively you can also dial 111 or attend the Urgent Care Centre, located on London Road.

REMEMBER A&E is not for minor ailments but for EMERGENCIES ONLY.

Nurse Practitioners

Mary Williams (f)

Our Advanced Nurse Practitioner is fully qualified and experienced in all aspects of health care.  She can prescribe medication and see patients in exactly the same way as our GP's can.  She is extremely efficient and can make any referrals and after care appropriate to a patients health issue.


Janet Betts (f)

Practice Nurses are qualified and registered nurses.  They can help with health issues such as Family Planning, Healthy Living, Blood Pressure checks, Blood tests, Vaccinations and immunisations, travel vaccines and advice.  The Practice Nurse can also run clinics for long-term health conditions such as Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and Health reviews.  They also carry out Cervical Smears.

Healthcare Assistants

Sabina Haseeb (f)
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.
Melissa Blatherwick (f)

Healthcare Assistants support the Practice Nurse and are an invaluable member of staff.  They carry out tasks such as blood taking, blood pressure monitoring, new patient checks, NHS Health checks, certain vaccinations, but not all, certain injections and breath tests.  They can also act as a chaperone when a patient or Doctor requests one.

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