Meet the Staff

Doctors:

Dr David Palmer
MBChB DFFP MRCGP Qualified 1989 Birmingham (M) (P)
Associate Dean Health Education West Midlands overseeing GP education for Staffordshire and Shropshire. Interests include diabetes, drugs and alcohol misuse and mental health.

Dr Susan Knight
BM DCH DRCOG DFSRH qualified 1987 Southampton (F) (P)
Previously CCG leads for Acute Care. Interests include Women’s Health and Mental Health

Dr Maninder Chahal
MBChB DRCOG DFFP MRCGP Qualified 1998 Liverpool (M) (P)
GP Trainer with interests in Practice Development, Diabetes and General Medicine

Dr Mark Stone
MBChB MRCP MRCGP Qualified 2001 Birmingham (M) (P)
Chairman of South Staffordshire and Shropshire Research Group. Interests also include Neurology and Long Term Conditions.

Dr Rebecca Daniel
BBS, MRCGP, DFSRH , DRCOG, Dip Pall med (Cardiff), DipMed Sci, Dip BSLM
Qualified India (2003)
Member of the South Staffordshire LMC
Member of the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine,
Special interests include Palliative care and Lifestyle medicine

Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Val Kent

RMN, RGN, Nurse Independent Prescriber, MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice, ALSi, PILSi

Salaried GP

Hanane Grazza 

Physician Associate

Miss Katie Griffiths

A Physician Associate is medically trained, generalist healthcare professional. Assisting to increase access to the medical workforce.
They are dependent practitioners who offer continuity.
Taking medical histories.
Physical examinations.
See patients with Long Term Conditions.
Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Request and interpret diagnostic studies.
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention advice for patients.
Work alongside a Clinical Supervisor

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Allergies
  • Burns
  • Chest Infections
  • Coughs, Colds
  • Diarrhoea & Vomiting
  • Ear Infections
  • Eczema
  • Eye Problems
  • Fever
  • Head Lice
  • Hay Fever
  • Minor Injuries
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin rashes
  • Sore Throats
  • Sprains
  • Thrush
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Worms
  • Wounds
  • Menstrual bleeding, mastitis, breast lumps,
  • Women’s Health
  • Pregnancy related problems
  • Men’s Health (testicular lumps, prostate concerns)
  • Back pain – Acute
  • Children from birth
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Headaches

You will you need to see a GP for

  • Sick Notes
  • Repeat Prescriptions

Urgent Care Practitioner

Mr Phil Smith

An Urgent Care Practitioner is a medically trained advanced paramedic, a generalist healthcare professional. Assisting to increase access to the medical workforce.

They are dependent practitioners who offer continuity.

Taking medical histories

Physical examinations

See patients with Long Term Conditions

Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures

Request and interpret diagnostic studies

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention advice for patients

Work alongside a Clinical Supervisor

Abdominal Pain

Allergies

Burns

Chest Infections

Coughs, Colds

Diarrhea & Vomiting

Ear Infections

Eczema

Eye Problems

Fever

Head Lice

Hay Fever

Minor Injuries

Sinusitis

Skin rashes

Sore Throats

Sprains

Thrush

Urinary Tract Infections

Worms

Wounds

Menstrual bleeding, mastitis, breast lumps,

Women’s Health

Pregnancy related problems

Men’s Health (testicular lumps, prostate concerns)

Back pain – Acute

Children from birth

Anxiety/Depression

Headaches

You will you need to see a GP for

Sick Notes

Repeat Prescriptions

Practice Management

Lynne Johnson Practice Manager.
Lynne is responsible for managing the day to day running of all non-clinical aspects of the surgery. She can be contacted by telephone on Stafford 258240, or by e-mail on lynne.johnson2@nhs.net or via our comments form.

Practice Nurses & Health Care Assistant

Sonia Mapp RGN. Practice Nurse.
Qualified 1984, ENB Family Planning Certificate.

Elizabeth Billson. Health Care Assistant.
NVQ Level 3 1998 in Direct Care.

Carrie Grimes. Health Care Assistant.

Ashley Clewlow Practice Nurse

-BSC (Hons) Adult Nursing Qualified 2015

Pharmacist

Umer Ismail
MPharm

Receptionists

Lisa Billson
Receptionist Team Leader

Melanie Bott
Receptionist

Valerie Wassall
Receptionist

Sarah Norris
Receptionist

Michelle Holness
Receptionist

Jean Briggs
Receptionist & Summarising Clerk

Amy Wright
Receptionist

Sarah Riddler

Receptionist

The receptionists have a wealth of experience and information at their fingertips and will treat anything you tell them in strictest confidence.

Administrative Staff

Jane Lawrence
Secretary

Anita Mellor & Mary Shepherd
Data Clerk

Alexandria Burgess
Administrative Assistant

Others working at the Surgery

We also at intervals during the academic year have medical students from Keele University as an accredited Teaching Practice 2018/19. Click here To view our Certificate.