Our Staff

GPs

Please note that some GPs work part time. There might be a delay when requesting an appointment with a specific GP depending on their availability.

DR ANJUM IQBAL

MB BS, DCH, FRCGP

DR IHAB YOUSSEF

MB ChB, MRCOG, MRCGP, DCH

DR JOHN GUBBAY

PhD, MBBS, MRCGP

DR LUCY WARD

MB ChB, MRCGP

DR LUCINDA MURPHY

DR FRANCOIS RAPHAEL

DR MEERA KOTECHA

DR SHOM SHASWAR

DR SUE MOORTHY

DR DEV MUKHEY

GP Trainees

Abernethy House Surgery is a well established GP training practice. GP trainees who are fully qualified doctors train at the surgery for varying length of time before graduating to become GPs. The trainees are supervised daily by the GP trainers (Dr Iqbal, Dr Youssef and Dr Gubbay) as well as by other senior GPs in the surgery.

DR NOSA OGBEMUDIA

DR PARISA JAVADIAN

DR ADHVAN SUGUMAR

Foundation Year 2 Trainees (FY2)

Doctors in the second year after graduation work at the surgery for four months to learn how general practice works. FY2 trainees are supervised and they discuss each patient with the supervising GP.

DR BETHANY MONKMAN

Nurses

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. 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.

HELEN HALL

BERNI RYAN

HUAWAI JAMAL

Paramedics

Paramedics are working with GPs to provide home visits and to see patients and discuss management with GPs (example: muscular or joint pain, chest/eye/ear/urine infection...).

LAUREN WHITE

Pharmacists

Clinical pharmacist assist GPs with medication reviews with patients as well as managing acute problems such as hayfever or medication side effects as well as long term conditions such as Asthma

JOSEPH PALTZOGLOU

FRANCIS POH

Social Prescriber

Social Prescribers work along side GPs to give people time, focusing on what matters to the patient and taking a holistic approach to people’s health and wellbeing. They connect people to community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support.

DAWN BURLTON

Practice Management

The practice manager and the Assistant Practice Manager are involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice ensuring that the right systems are in place to provide 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.

IMAN HABIB

LYNSEY WEAVER

Receptionists

Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.