Our Staff

Doctors

Dr Philip Turpin

MA BM BCh MRCGP DCH Registered 1983 Oxford

Dr Philip Turpin is the Senior Partner at YGMC and qualified in Medicine at Oxford University in 1983. He has worked at Yardley Green Medical Centre since 1989. Position: Senior GP Partner Special interest: Chest diseases and Paediatrics. Additional Information: GP Appraiser

Dr Zinab Nazif

MBChB, MRCGP,MSc, FRCOG, MD, DFSRH, Registered 1985 Egypt

Position: Partner GP Specialist interests: Women's Health, Infertility, Family Planning and Sexual Health. Additional Information: GP Appraiser and GP Trainer

Dr Monisha Kurian

MRCGP, MRCP, DRCOG, MBBS, DFRSH, Diploma in Practical Dermatology

Position: Partner GP Specialist Interest: Dermatology

Dr Shoukat Bhatti

MBBS, MRCGP

Position: Partner GP Special Interest: Diabetes

Dr Ebbie John

MRCGP,DRCOG, DFSRH

Position: Partner GP

Dr Shafiq Khawar

MBBS, MRCGP

Position: Salaried GP

Nurses

Our practice nurses are seen by appointments made at reception. They help in health promotion in addition to general nursing duties. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

Sarah Job

RGN Asthma Diploma, Diabetes Diploma and CHD Diploma.

Speciality : Diabetes and Insulin initiation Sarah runs a lot of the diabetic services.

Ling Li

RGN Asthma and Diabetes Diploma

Speciality: Diabetes and Insulin initiation Ling runs the cardiac and heart monitoring health checks.

Gillian Skett

RGN, NDFSRH, Asthma Diploma and COPD Diploma

Gillian specialises in Sexual Health.

Anita Jones

Diploma HE in adult nursing

Anita Jones

Diploma HE in adult nursing

Healthcare Assistants

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.

Andrea Davis

Practice Management

The Practice Manager is responsible for managing the work of all clinical and non-clinical staff to ensure service delivery in practice and all operational aspects within a specified practice/s to achieve excellent customer service, quality, cost and delivery performance in line with company strategy, goals and values. Provide support and direction to enhance performance, skills and knowledge of practice staff within the practice/s. To work closely with the organisation to deliver 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. If you have a complaint, criticism or suggestion please ask at reception to speak to her. Your views are always welcome and help us provide the best possible service to our patients.

Randeep Bains

Practice Manager

Counsellors

DIane Wilkinson

Practice Therapist

Diane is a registered nurse (RMN) and a specialist practitioner in Community Mental Health. You can be referred to Diane through your doctor and therefore arrange an appointment through reception. Clinics are on Monday mornings 09:00 – 12:00 and Monday afternoons 12:30 – 15:30.