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Doctors and Staff

The Doctors

Dr Gemma Kirby (female) MBChB (dist paediatrics), MRCGP, DCH, DRCOG, DFSRH
Dr Kirby joined Orchard House Surgery in 2014.  She has a special interest in women's services.

Dr M. Magdalena Rocha-Janeiro (Female) LMS (Barcelona Spain 1984), DFSRH, Diploma in Palliative care in General Practice, MRCGP
Dr Rocha-Janeiro joined Orchard House Surgery in 2017. She offers a full range of general practice care to her patients

Our Nursing Team

Our highly qualified nurses deal with a range of conditions and health concerns. They examine patients, make a diagnosis and plan care.

They are experts in many areas of disease management such as diabetes, asthma, COPD and Heart Disease.

Amanda Rendall (Advanced Nurse Practitioner)

Clare Adams (Nurse Prescriber)

Mrs Lesley Newton (Clinical Lead Nurse)

Mrs Christine Cronin (Practice Nurse)

Ms Kelly Benson (Phlebotomist)

Mr Leon Bond (Health Care Assistant)

Clare, Lesley, Chris, Kelly and Leon form our nursing team within practice and provide care for the patients each having different specialities including asthma, diabetes, hypertension, holiday immunisations smears, blood tests etc.

Our Admin & Reception Team

Mrs Julie Harris - Joint Practice Manager

Mrs Gillian Blackburn - Joint Practice Manager

Mrs Jacqueline Sloan - Senior Administrator

Mrs Melanie Walker - Medicine Manager

Miss Leah Tubman - Reception Manager

Lewis Stephenson - Reception Supervisor / Prescription Clerk

Mrs Rachel Bone - Scanning Operator

Ms Kelly Benson - Administrator/Receptionist/ Phlebotomist

Miss Lauren Nicholson - Administrator

Mrs Janice Duncan - Clinical Interface Manager/ Scanning Operator

Mrs Maxine Lithgow - Receptionist

Mrs Lynn Blight - Receptionist / Prescription Clerk

Amy Carlton - Receptionist

Miss Leah Harrison - Apprentice


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