Meet the Team

Our Doctors

Dr Lydia Taylor(*f)

Leeds 1994
MBChB DRCOG MRCGP

Partner

Dr Sally Franks(*f)

Sheffield 1998
MBChB MRCGP

Partner

Dr Thomas Gibbs (*m)

London 2002
BSc MSc MBBS MRCGP

Partner

Dr Joanna Vila (*f)

Newcastle 2002
MBBS MRCGP DFFP

Partner

Dr Victor Nicholas (*m)

London 1997
MBBS DRCOG

Partner

Dr Helen Mcwilliams (*f)

Leeds 2002
BSc MBChB MRCS DOHNS DRCOG MRCGP

Partner

Dr Emma Haigh (*f)

Newcastle 2008
MBBS, DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP

Partner

Dr Sharon Lewis (*F)

Leeds 2008
MBChB, MRCGP

Partner

Dr Sarah Hilton (*F)

Leeds 2009
BSc, MBChB, MRCGP

Salaried GP

Dr Julie Hamilton (*F)

Leeds 2013
MBChB  MRCGP

Salaried GP


Our Nursing Team

Aimee Simmonds

Nurse Manager

We have a lovely nursing team who have a multitude of skills; some specialise in specific long term conditions, others provide general nursing and we are lucky to have three excellent health care assistants.


Our Practice Team

Richard Evans

Business Manager

Responsible for financial and strategic planning.

Julie Sutcliffe

Practice Manager

Responsible for day to day running of the practice

Our admin team are a friendly bunch, many of whom have worked in the practice for numerous years, and will deal with your enquires. They are broken down into.

Receptionists

Your first point of contact with our practice. They can provide basic information on services and can direct you to the most appropriate person depending on your health issue. Receptionists also perform important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription queries.

Secretaries

Deal with all correspondence that passes through the practice each day and type up letters and hospital referrals.

IT Team

Deal with patient records, carry out searches, responsible for sending out invites for patient reviews.


Our Attached Team

Health Visiting (Early Start Service)

Health Visitors are all trained nurses and have an additional qualification as a specialist practitioner. They all have extensive knowledge about child development and child health, parenting strategies, breast feeding, nutrition, maternal mood, and community support. They offer support with social, emotional and environmental issues that affect families.

The Health Visiting Team aims to provide care from 0-19 years.
• Antenatal Visits
• Preparation for birth and beyond
• Birth Visits
• 6 – 8 Week Contact
• Physical and Developmental Checks

Midwife

The midwives provide care and advice during pregnancy and after childbirth. There are dedicated antenatal clinics at both surgeries. Please speak to reception if you would like to see a midwife.

District (community) Nurses

They provide increasingly complex care for housebound patients and support for family members.

McMillan Nurses

Macmillan nurses are specialist cancer nurses who provide support and help patients to understand treatment options for their cancer.

Domestic Violence Worker

Provides one to one support for those experiencing domestic abuse.

Alcohol and Drugs worker

Provides one to one help and support for those experiencing problems related to alcohol or drugs.

Inhouse Physiotherapists

Available to patients over 18 years.

Carers Support

Our carer support worker provides free advice, support and information appointments every month. To find out more visit Carer’s Leeds.

Social Prescribers

Provide help with loneliness and can signpost to other services.