DR ANIL BUDH-RAJA
BSc, M.B.B.S., M.R.C.G.R, Dip. Dermatology
(Male) Qualified 2000. Registered with the GMC 2002.
Has a special interest in Minor Surgery, Dermatology and Aesthetics..
DR AQSA SIDDIQ
(Female) Registered with the GMC 2011.
Dr Siddiq works on a Wednesday and Thursday morning.
DR SYED OWAIS
BSc, M.B.B.S, M.R.C.G.P
(Male) Registered with the GMC 2017
Dr Owais works all day Monday and Friday.
They assess, screen and treat people of all ages, including babies, children and adults in addition to providing traditional aspects of nursing care such as wound care, immunisations, vaccinations, Cervical cytology sampling and hold clinics for patients with Long Term Conditions such as asthma, heart disease and diabetes.
A key role of the General Practice Nurse (GPN) is to offer health promotion advice in areas such as contraception, weight loss and smoking cessation in addition to emphasis on promoting Women’s and Men’s health.
Advanced Nurse Practitioners are registered nurses who have completed extra training and academic qualifications to be able to clinically assess, diagnose, refer and treat patients who present with undiagnosed or undifferentiated problems.
Advanced Nurse Practitioners are highly-trained health professionals that can undertake complex reviews of patients, similar to GPs. They can assess symptoms and build a picture of a patient’s condition, treat minor health problems, infections, minor injuries and prescribe medication where necessary. They can also often manage more complicated problems, for instance, patients presenting with long term health conditions, such as diabetes and COPD.
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
The practice manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
Our receptionists are a friendly team who will give you a warm welcome whenever you make contact with the surgery. We are a small practice aiming to give a personal, caring efficient and friendly service to all our patients. This not only includes the management of illness but also an effective preventative care policy. Please co-operate with the receptionist if you are asked for an outline of your problem or illness, this information will help ensure you are made the correct length of appointment with the most appropriate person.