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Thirsk Doctors Surgery, The Health Centre, Chapel Street, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1LGTel: 01845 440462
MB BS DRCOG FP Cert (1983 Middlesex London)
MB ChB (1997 Leeds)
Safeguarding, Child Protection and FGM Lead
Learning Disability Lead
MBBS RCGP2010 DRCOG DFSRH PGCME (2005 Newcastle upon Tyne)
Deputy Safeguarding Lead
Sepsis Lead and Medical Education Lead
Special Interests in Mental Health, Family Planning & Minor Surgery.
MBBS (2008 Newcastle upon Tyne)
Residential Home Lead
Enhancing Access Lead
MBChB MRCGP DRCOG DFSFH (2000 Bristol)
Clinical Governance Lead
Staff / HR Lead
Intrauterine Device and Contraceptive Implant Fitter
GP RetainerBSc Med Sci (Manchester University) MBChB MRCGP (St Andrews University)
Nurse Manager / Advanced Nurse Practitioner
BSc (Hons) Health Care Practice Diabetes Nursing (York), RGN, DIP HSW (OPEN)
Diabetes Lead & Infection Control Lead
Special Interest: Health in the Farming Community
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
BSc and BA Nursing, V300 Community Prescriber
Respiratory Lead and Wound Care Lead
Cervical Cytology Lead and Mentor
Student Nurse Mentor and Lead
Special Interest Frailty.
Health Care Assistant/Phlebotomist - NVQ Level 3 Health & Social Care
Health Care Assistant/Phlebotomist -
DipHE Nursing (Adult) York University 2012
NVQ Health and Social Care Joseph Rowntree Trust 2008
Health Care Assistant/Phlebotomist
We also make use of the services of other trained nurses to provide holiday/sickness cover.
The doctors’ surgery employs a full time manager who is responsible for the general management and day to day running of the practice.
Wendy is available to answer your questions and listen to any comments you may have about the practice and the services provided.
Practice Manager’s Assistant – Finance & HR
Practice Manager’s Assistant - IT
Medical Summariser / Coder
The reception team are your first point of contact and they are here to help you. They do however have the difficult job of trying to keep both the doctors and the patients happy and have to work within the constraints of the practice rules and policies. They will ask you questions about your reasons for wishing to see the doctor/nurse to help us give you the best care and advice. We would ask you to please be patient and co-operate as fully as possible.
BPharm (1999 Bradford)
'Hello, I am a practice pharmacist working at Thirsk Doctors' Surgery and Lambert medical centre. I provide support to the practice staff with regards to medication and prescription queries or concerns. I also provide clinical medication reviews to manage patients with single or multiple problems and complex polypharmacy and assist them to get the best out of their medicines. Furthermore, I can provide patients with advice on common and minor ailments. My role also includes, medicines reconciliation during transfer of care and working with other healthcare professionals to ensure consistency of patient care and benefit. George'
Antenatal clinics are held in the surgery on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, by appointment only. For details of the evening classes for expectant parents run by the midwives, please ask your midwife or telephone the Friarage Hospital on (01609) 779911.
The District Nursing Team
A team of district nurses provides home nursing care where necessary and maintain a constant liaison with the doctors. They can be contacted on (01845) 591738
Deputy Dispensary Manager
Sara has transferred from Reception to Dispensary. She is currently undertaking Dispensing training and will be carrying out work in the Dispensary supervised.
Ellie is employed as our Dispensary Apprentice and carries out Dispensary tasks supervised.