Bridge End Surgery, Chester-Le-Street, County Durham, DH3 3SLTel: 0191 388 3236
MBBS, DCCH, MRCGP
Practice lead for Diabetes, Palliative Care, Cancer, Mental health and Depression
MBChB, MRCP, MRCGP
Practice lead for Safeguarding, CVD, Heart Failure and Atrial Fibrillation
Leads on Minor Surgery
Practice lead for prescribing, dementia, asthma, COPD, CKD and osteoporosis
Practice lead on Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoporosis
Newly joined the practice
MRCGP, BSC Pharmacology
Specialises in Palliative care
Prescribing Nurse Practitioner specialising in treatment and the triaging of minor illnesses, ailments and telephone advice.
Practice Nurse specialising in diabetes and hypertension.
Practice Lead Nurse responsible for dressings and nursing care amongst which is a broad range of duties
Practice Nurse specialising in chronic illnesses (asthma, COPD, CHD and diabetes) and spirometry
Health Care Assistant providing blood tests, diabetic foot checks, smoking cessation advice and a broad range of other duties
Responsible for the business management of the practice ensuring an effective and efficient service is provided to our patients
Responsible for day-to-day running of the Practice and will be able to help with any administrative and non-medical matters. Lisa is also available to discuss suggestions or receive complaints.
Admin Team lead - this role ensures that all relevant information in connection with patient information is recorded in the patients records ensure patient information flows are in place
Data Administrator - ensure accurate recording and coding of patient data into the practice clinical system
Trained Care Navigator
Trained Care Navigator who also provides phlebotomy appointments
Secretary - deals with referral letters and insurance claims
Farah is our Practice Pharmacist and she deals with all of our pharmacies related matters in line with the NHS England plans to invest in a broad range of clinical staff.
Farah conducts medication reviews with patients, addresses all discharges letters that involve medication changes and conducts clinical safety audits and brings with her skills and experience of working in a local community pharmacy to help our patients.
Midwife Runs weekly Ante-natal clinics
Health Visitor holds clinics in the practice for advice and help with pre-school children.