Meet the Team

Doctors

Partner – Dr Graeme Dent (Male)

Senior partner.

Partner – Dr Zahra Youssef (Female)

Partner – Dr Victoria Stott (Female)

Salaried – Dr Caroline Colaco (Female)

Salaried – Dr Kirsten Davies (Female)

Salaried – Dr Mohammed Wasim (Male)

Salaried – Dr Toseef Ahmad

(Male)

Nursing Team

Our Practice Nurses are trained to undertake a wide range of services – dressings, health promotion, contraceptive advice, vaccinations, cervical smears, smoking cessation advice, chronic disease management, travel vaccinations, childhood immunisations etc.

Sister Helen Walch

Senior Practice Nurse

Sister Nicola Farnworth

Practice Nurse

Sister Jenny Peoples

Practice Nurse

Our Assistant Practitioner is trained to undertake a number of services, such as phlebotomy, blood pressure checks, 24-hour blood pressure monitoring, glucose tolerance testing, ECGs, CVD risk screening, smoking cessation advice, health promotion, and new patient medicals.

Sue Mangan

Assistant Practitioner

Clinical Team

Practice Pharmacist

Our Practice Pharmacists conduct medication reviews, assists with medication enquiries and is involved in clinical audits to ensure prescribing is safe and optimised for patients.

Community Midwives

Obstetric (antenatal) care is provided by the community midwives based at Reddish Vale Children’s Centre, in combination with your usual doctor. Appointments to see the midwife are made by calling 0161 480 6179. Booking appointments are best made between eight and ten weeks of pregnancy if possible. The midwife will advise you about antenatal classes later in your pregnancy.

Community Nurses

We have a team of nurses attached to the surgery who provide nursing care for patients unable to get to the surgery. This is usually arranged by your doctor or the hospital in the first instance. For ongoing matters, the team can be contacted on 0161 217 6569.

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

Practice Team

Practice Management

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 service, human resources, finance, patient safety. 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.

 Michelle Davenport

Practice Manager

The Assistant Practice Manager is responsible for the day to day operational running of the Practice. This includes ensuring a high quality service is delivered, and maintaining the premises, equipment and information technology.

Gemma Marriner

Assistant Practice Manager

Administration and Reception Teams

Our Reception and our Administration teams provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries.

Our administration team perform tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with the referrals generated by the clinicians, financial claims, managing patient records, and carrying out searches and practice audits.

Our receptionists can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. They make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses.