Practice Staff

Doctors

Dr Jeremy Wynn (male)
BSc, MBChB, MRCGP (Manchester 1986)
Dr Wynn joined the surgery in 1996. He has a special interest in mental health and minor surgery.

Dr Iain Semple (male)
MBChB, MRCGP (Manchester 1990)
Dr Semple joined the surgery in 1996. He has a special interest in respiratory medicine, diabetes, dermatology and minor surgery.

Dr Jane Milnes (female)
MBChB (Manchester 1991), MRCGP, DFFP (Manchester 1996)
Dr Milnes joined the partnership in 2012 and has a special interest in child’s health and women’s health.

Dr Zahra Youssef (female)
MBChB, MRCOphth, DRCOG, MRCGP, DFSRH (Manchester 1999)
Dr Youssef has a special interest in ophthalmology and women’s health.

Dr Victoria Stott (female)
MBBS (2009 Hull, York) MRCGP
Dr Stott originally joined the practice as a salaried GP and became a partner in April 2018. Dr Stott has an interest in elderly medicine.

Dr Graeme Dent (male)
MBChB (Manchester 2008), MRCGP,
Dr Dent formally joined the team in 2020 after working with the Practice as a locum for a few years previously.

Nursing Team

Practice Nurses – Sister Helen Walch, Sister Nicola Farnworth
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.

Assistant Practitioner – Tina Kettle
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.

Pharmacy Team

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

Non-clinical Teams

Practice Manager – Michelle Davenport
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, 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.

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.

Community Teams

Community Midwives
Obstetric (antenatal) care is provided by the practice community midwife in combination with your usual doctor. Appointments to see the midwife are made via reception. 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.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Stay at home for 7 days if you have either:
– A high temperature – you feel hot to touch on your chest or back
– A new, continuous cough – this means you’ve started coughing repeatedly
Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you’re staying at home.
Testing for coronavirus is not needed if you’re staying at home.
NHS 111
Government Stay At Home Guidance
NHS Information Page