Meet the Team

Doctors

Dr C J Harrison

MB ChB PhD FRCGP

Dr Harrison joined the practice in 2004, having previously worked at a practice in Didsbury for 9 years. He enjoys all aspects of general practice.

He is also a Senior Lecturer in Medical Education. He normally works in the practice on Mondays Thursday afternoons and Fridays.

Dr A Evans

MB ChB MRCGP

Dr Alexandra Evans graduated from the University of Leicester in 2003. Alongside her general practice training, she gained a diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Family Planning and Sexual Health.

She is available to fit contraceptive coils on lunchtimes. She is also a trainer at the practice and is involved in the teaching of junior medical students at the practice. Outside of the practice Dr Evans has a new job as Training Programme Director for GP Trainees this means she will no longer be working in the practice on Monday’s.

Dr Evans will be available for appointments on a Tuesday afternoon and all day Friday.

Dr A Symcox

MB ChB MRCGP

Dr Symcox qualified in 1988 with post graduate qualifications in family planning and obstetrics.

She has varied interests which include minor surgery, primary prevention and cardiovascular disease and womens and childrens health.

She is available in the practice on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dr H Caulfield

BSc MB ChB MRCGP

Dr Heather Caulfield qualified from St Andrews and Manchester Medical School in 1995. She joined the practice in 2007.

Her special interests include: women’s health, including family planning, postnatal care; child health, including Wednesday morning baby clinic.

She currently works Wednesday mornings providing family planning services Implanon/Nexplanon fitting) and baby clinic; she also works Thursday mornings.

Dr R Farrington

MB ChB MRCGP DTM&H,
PGCert in Higher Education 2016, SFHEA 2016

Dr Farrington qualified from the University of Dundee in 1990.

Dr Farrington is a salaried GP at the practice covering Friday afternoon surgery.

For the rest of the week she works at the University of Manchester medical school teaching undergraduate medical students.

Dr Farrington also works one day a week at the Mental Health Trust in a project supporting refugees.

Dr D Walshe

MB BS MRCGP 2011 University of Newcastle Upon Tyne

Dr Walshe is a salaried GP who works at the surgery on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Dr Amanda Wigelsworth

MB ChB MRCGP

Nursing Team

Nurse Julie

RGN – Diploma in Diabetes Management (University of Bradford)

Special Medical Interests: Diabetes

Nurse Adele


Alice

Trainee Nurse Practitioner

Julia

Healthcare Assistants

Practice Team

Practice Management

Miss Geraldine Jackson

Our practice manager oversees the staff and the smooth running of the practice.

She will be only too willing to help you with any administrative or non-medical aspects of your health and treatment.

Please be aware that meetings with the practice manager are by appointment only.

Claire

Claire is our reception supervisor.

Claire is the first point of contact should you have any queries or comments about the running of the reception area within the practice.

Reception Staff

The team is responsible for making appointments, dealing with requests for repeat medication and general enquiries.

Their aim is to help in the smooth running of the practice.

They have a busy and difficult job and act on the instructions of the doctors, so please be a ‘Patient Patient’.

All information given to them is treated in confidence and they are bound by the same rules of confidentiality as the doctors and nurses.

The more information you are able to give them the better they will be able to assist you.

Corin

Janet

Also secretarial duties

Julia

Also HCA

Karen

Paula

Sally

Vickie

Wendy

Yvonne


Administration

Heather

Karen

Vickie


Secretaries

Marie

Wendy