Our Staff

GP Partner

DR ZAHEDA ATCHA

Female

Qualified (University of Manchester) 1994 MBChB, MRCGP, DCH

DR JOHN TABOR

Male

Qualified (London) 1982 MA, MB, BS,DRCOG, MRCGP

GP Doctor

DR AMAYA CHIMEGAWE

Male

DR RITA PATEL

Female

DR ZOE SHARPE

Female

DR OWAIS MASKATI

Male

GP Returner

DR MUSTAK KAPADIA

Male

GP Registrar (ST3 Dr)

DR OLUWATOSIN ADEYEMO

Female

DR MOYIN ONAYADE

Male

DR NUHA WANI

Female

ST2 Doctor

DR AHMED DARWISH

Male

DR IYABO ADEKUNLE-OLARINDE

Female

FY2 Doctor

DR TOBIAS ROBINS

Male

DR EVE WEBSTER

Female

Portfolio Clinician

JILL MATHIESON

Jill is an experienced Nurse and offers a range of skills.

ANDREA WALKER

Andrea offers regular sessions at the practice, offering a wide range of clinical experience, Andrea offers regular, childhood immunisations, contraception advice, and Asthma reviews.

Advanced Practitioner

Advanced Practitioners are able to work as a GP, assess, diagnose and treat patients with a range of acute and chronic medical conditions, they can prescribe and refer. They can be from a variety of backgrounds such as nursing and/or pharmacist background.

STACEY BATES-ROBINSON

Female

Advanced Practitioner

UMMAR PERVAIZ

Male

Advanced Practitioner

Practice Nurse

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

JEANETTE MARTIN

SOPHIE HUMPHREY

EMMA SHAW

Pharmacist

Our pharmacists role includes: assisting with the practice repeat prescribing system to review medication, doing medication reviews with patients, acting as a resource for advice on medication matters for other clinicians in the practice, helping with audits and regular drug safety work

SHAMILA AYUB

Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement, ECG's, spirometry, flu and pneumococcal vaccinations, new patient medicals and home visits. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

DEBRA RAMSAY

Social Prescriber

BETH HALL

Practice Director

The Practice Director is 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 Director supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

BERNIE GILDEA

Secretary

Our Medical secretaries provide administrative support to doctors in general practice ( GP's). As well as having strong secretarial skills, our medical secretaries have an understand of the medical terminology and a special administrative practices required in our healthcare environment.

GP Assistant

Our GP Assistants 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. GP Assistants 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, and carrying out searches and practice audits. We have a large team of GP Assistants who are well versed in recognising an emergency situation in which immediate medical attention is required. Our GP Assistants support our GPS and work very closely with the GPS

Community Nurse

The nurses provide skilled nursing care for patients in their own home.

Health Visitor

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 team can be contacted at Horwich Clinic, telephone 01204 462900.