Our Staff

Doctors

Dr I Derar

MBchB - GMC 3382804

Dr P Muzaffar

MBBS, MRCGP - GMC 5083713

Dr S Jesthi

MBBS, DGM, MRCGP, DPD - GMC 5207056

Dr N Choudry

MBBS,MRCGP,DRCOG,DFFP - GMC 6027718

Nurse Practitioners

Peter Hutchison

(ANP) - Advanced Nurse Practioner

Lisa Molloy

Trainee Advanced Nurse Practioner

Olga Byrne

(ANP) - Advanced Nurse Practioner

Nurses

Susan Graham

Karen Cunliffe

Susan Fielding

Chloe Hunt

Healthcare Assistants

Sharron Black

Healthcare assistants support Practice Nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

Practice Management

Frances Proctor

Practice Manager

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 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.

Administration

Jackie Calvert

Christine Stockley

Joanne Thompson

Emily Redford

Tracy KIlburn

Marian Fielding

Shiela Marsden

Pauline Holder

Melissa Bellusci

Ben Procter

Reception

Talitha Killalea

Talitha is Darwen Healthlinks Lead Receptionist, her job is to ensure the reception runs as efficiently and effectively as possible for all your health care needs.

Amanda Halliwell

Rachael Hardman

Tracey Griffin

Jan Matthews

Natasha Barker

Secretaries

Ann Martin

Caroline Aspin

Laura Moss

Samantha Haworth

Shannon Davidson

Community Midwives

The midwives are available to provide ante and post natal care.

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.