Meet the Team

Our Doctors

Dr Girish Patel (Male)
GP Partner

MBChB, MRCGP

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Thursday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Dr Jennifer Farrow (Female)
GP Partner

MBChB -MRCGP, DCH, DRCOG – GP Educational Supervisor 

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Tuesday – AM and PM, Wednesday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Dr Laurence Cribbin (Male)
GP Partner

MBChB

Availability: Monday -AM and PM, Tuesday – AM, Wednesday – AM and PM, Thursday – AM and PM & Friday – AM

Dr Manu Singhal (Male)
GP Partner

MBChB -MRCOP- BaO – DPD – GP Educational Supervisor

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Tuesday – AM and PM, Wednesday – AM and PM & Thursday – AM

Dr Kirstin Beattie (Female)
GP Partner

MBChB, diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology Health

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Tuesday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Dr Paul Bateson (Male)
GP Partner

MBChB -BSC (hons)

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Wednesday – AM and PM, Thursday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Dr Chloe Elliott (Female)
Salaried GP

BMBS, BSC

Availability: Wednesday – AM and PM, Thursday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Dr Emily Clothier (Female)
Salaried GP

MBChB – MRCGP

Availability: Monday – AM and PM, Thursday – AM and PM & Friday – AM and PM

Nursing Team

Rachel Moorhouse (Female)
Advanced Practitioner

Diploma in Adult Nursing. – Specialist degree in District Nursing. Master’s degree in advanced Clinical Practice, Independent prescriber

Availability: Tuesday – AM and PM, Wednesday – AM and PM & Thursday – AM and PM

Adale Hall (Female)
Clinical Lead

BSC (hons) Degree in Midwifery, RGN, NQF Level 5 in Copd, NARTC Diploma in Asthma

Patrica Stewart (Female)
Practice Nurse

RGN

Anne Davies (Female)
Practice Nurse

BSC – RN

Kirsty Cassidy (Female)
Training Nursing Associate

NVQ2 in Healthcare

Sarah Townshend (Female)
Training Nursing Associate

BA degree (Hons) – NVQ2 in Healthcare

Susan Jackson (Female)
Healthcare Assistant

BTEC

Anna McHugh (Female)
Phlebotomist

Trained in Venepuncture 

Karen Smid (Female)
Phlebotomist

Trained in Venepuncture 


Pharmacy Team

Peter Robertson (Male)

Pharmacist

Mary Ghaffari (Female)

Pharmacist


ARRS Roles

Kyle O’Callaghan (Male)
Paramedic

Ashley Lindsey (Female)
First Contact Practitioner


Practice Team

Lorraine Townshend
Practice Manager

The Practice Manager is responsible for the efficiency, effectiveness, development, and safe management of the practice, while ensuring the practice achieves its long-term strategic objectives. Lorraine will also ensure the well-being of patients, doctors, nurses, and staff, and the successful smooth running of the practice. The Practice Manager is responsible for daily practice operations, patient services, Safeguarding, Policies and procedures, including appointment scheduling, billing, and financial performance. Lorraine is also the Practice Lead for the Primary Care Network (PCN) in Swinton.

Michelle Gilmour
Deputy Practice Manager

Michelle provides support to the Practice Manager and ensures that the practice operate as an effective working environment. The Deputy Practice Manager is responsible for daily practice operations and has line management responsibility for the medical reception team. Michelle leads in the development of the staff, identifying any training requirements or performance issues and taking remedial action where required. Michelle also manages research projects and addresses patient complaints in a compassionate and timely fashion.

Nicola Nunn
Reception Supervisor

Jayne Kirkland
Medical Administrator

Tracy Messer
Medical Administrator

Chloe Greasley
Medical Administrator

Allison Carroll
Medical Administrator

Anna McHugh
Medical Administrator

Collette McHugh
Medical Administrator

Ellie Milnthorp
Medical Administrator

Jill Johnson
Medical Administrator

Karen Smid
Medical Administrator

Lesley Seenan
Medical Administrator

Sarah Treanor
Medical Administrator

Julie Smith
Medical Administrator

Jordan Gilmour
Medical Administrator

Rachel McDowell
Medical Administrator