Nurses

The practice has a team of ten highly trained and experienced nurses and two health care assistants to provide you with your routine and specialist care.  They provide assessment, screening, treatment, care and education and have a strong focus on health promotion, both planned and opportunistic.

Our trained and experienced Healthcare Assistants are able to deal with an increasing range of services including blood pressure measuring, ECGs, dietary advice and simple wound management. They also run Weight Management and Smoking Cessation Clinics.
Within our team we also have two nurse practitioners and four prescribing nurses who are able to prescribe for a range of conditions.

Our Nursing Team offers general nursing services including: dressings, leg ulcer management, blood pressure management, travel health and vaccinations, cervical smears, ear syringing, immunisations, removal of stitches & staples and are also skilled in a variety of specialities including:

  • Family planning including insertion of implants and coils.
  • Minor illness Nurses trained to diagnose and prescribe for a number of different conditions and can see anyone over 1 year old.
  • Chronic disease management including diabetes, cardiovascular conditions, hypertension, asthma & COPD.
  • Medication reviews for chronic disease.
  • Cryotherapy (for removal of warts and verrucas)
Pat Kirton

Pat Kirton

Nurse Lead

Asthma, Cardiac, COPD/spirometry, coil fit, family planning including dep injections, leg ulcers/dopplers, minor illness, ring pessary change, smears.
Therese Clear

Therese Clear

Cardiac, Combined Care, Cryotherapy, Diabetes, family planning including Depo injections, ring pessary change, smears.
Deborah Austin

Deborah Austin

Epilepsy, family planning including Depo injections, learning disability reviews, smears.
Janice Strachan

Janice Strachan

Cardiac, family planning including Depo injections, leg ulcers/dopplers, minor illness, smears.
Deborah Proud

Deborah Proud

Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Prescriber

Asthma Reviews, Cardiac, Combined Care, Diabetic reviews, family planning including depo injections, menopause, minor illness, ring pessary change, smears.
Canan Moody

Canan Moody

Spirometry, dressings, baby and pre school vacs, smears, repeat pill checks, dopplars, other injections (b12 etc), ear syringing, hypertensive reviews.