Our Staff

GP Partners

All of our doctors regularly attend courses, workshops and conferences to ensure continuing medical education. All the partners are registered to undertake, obstetric and family planning services. If you have a preference to see a particular GP where possible we will always try to accommodate you.

DR JANE WIDDERS

BMed (Nottingham 1988)

Paediatrics, Women’s Health and HYMS

DR MUHAMMED AKHTAR

MBBS (Pakistan 1994), MRCGP, MRCS

Minor Surgery and Joint Injections.

DR JAVED SETHI

MRCGP

Advanced Nurse Practitioners

An Advanced Nurse Practitioner at Ashby Turn Primary Care Centre, is a registered nurse who has undertaken masters degree level training in order to develop a knowledge base and clinical competencies to manage both acute and chronic medical conditions within their scope of practice. They are qualified to assess and examine patients with undiagnosed illness, prescribe medication and make referrals for a wide range of medical conditions where appropriate.

JAYNE BARKER

RGN, BSc, Advanced Nurse Practitioner

MICHELLE MARTIN

RGN, Advanced Nurse Practitioner

LYNNE PALMER

Nurse Practitioner

VICKY WOODHOUSE

RGN, Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Practice Nurses

Our practice nurses can provide cervical smears, Chlamydia testing, contraceptive advice, contraceptive pills, dietary advice, ear syringing, health checks, immunisations, stitch/staple removal, travel advice, weight management, wound dressings and asthma and diabetes checks and advice.

KIRSTIE STORE

RGN

DEBBIE BELL

RGN

REBECCA MILLS

RGN

Healthcare Assistants

Provide blood tests, blood pressure checks and Electrocardiograph (ECG) and assist new patients with the registration process.

ANN WHITE

HANNAH CURTIS

Phlebotomist

VICKY WILKS

Phlebotomist

Practice Management

The Practice Manager is responsible for the administration and smooth running of the practice. If you have any suggestions about the surgery, or any problems with the service you receive, the Manager will be happy to see you.

LUCY AISTHORPE

Practice Manager FdA Leadership & Management

KIRSTY SLINGER

Assistant Practice Manager

Receptionists

These are the first people you meet when you come in. It is their job to answer the telephone, arrange appointments with the doctor or nurse and deal with your enquiries. They are there to help you, so please ask when you have any queries. When you come in for an appointment always let the receptionist know you have arrived, or alternatively use the ‘Self Check-in’ screen. The Receptionists are very busy so please be patient.