Our Staff

GP Partners

We have four GP partners, who are responsible for running the practice and dealing with patient appointments and medical queries.

DR PANDU BALAJI

MRCGP FRCS DRCOG Diploma Urology (UCL)

DR EMANUEL HACIATURIAN

MD MRCGP

DR CAROLYN PRIOR

MB ChB (Birmingham 1987) MRCGP DRCOG

DR WOLFGANG WALLAT

MD MRCGP (Hanover 1986)

Salaried GPs

We have two salaried GPs who work in the surgery, and are available for patient appointments and medical queries.

DR ANNA DRAPER

DR THOMAS NICHOLSON

GP Locums

We have several GP locums, who work alongside the other surgery clinicians, and are available for patient appointments and medical queries. They may work across several GP surgeries as required.

GP Registrars

We are a training practice. Dr Balaji, Dr Prior and Dr Wallat are qualified to supervise qualified Doctors, who are training to become principals’ in general practice.

Nurse Practitioner

We have a Nurse Practitioner available as an alternative to the GP. They can issue prescriptions, refer patients and do the same as the GPs.

ELLEN TUCKER

Dip Ed Nursing, BSc Hons

Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Prescriber

Practice Nurses

We have two Practice Nurses who provide nursing care, treatment and health education to patients of all ages.

BEVERLEY CANN

RGN

JENNY KENNEDY

RGN

Health Care Assistant

Our Health Care Assistant works alongside the Practice Nurses to provide care for our patients.

KAREN GINMAN

Health Care Assistant

Reception

Our reception team will assist you in making routine or emergency appointments, with medication queries, informing you of test results and answering general queries and questions. They will be your first contact with the surgery on the phone or at the door. The receptionists are very busy dealing with patients and the clinical staff. Please be patient when waiting to speak to our reception team.

Practice Management

The management team are responsible for the administration of the practice, and will attend to enquiries of a non-medical nature.

MENA WILLIAMS

Practice Manager

SUSAN ARCHER

Assistant Manager

SHARON DAVIES

Reception Manager

NIKKI PATTERSON

Practice Administrator

Secretaries

We have two secretaries who are responsible for dealing with patient referrals and hospital appointments.

JULIE BOON

Secretary

MARY REDDINGTON

Secretary

Registration Clerk

Our registration clerk can assist in matters relating to registering with the surgery and sharing your patient record.

Prescribing Clerks

Our prescribing clerks can assist in matters relating to your medication and prescriptions.

Pharmacists

We have three pharmacists who can discuss your medication, any medicine changes and how to take them safely and effectively.

Social Prescriber

Our social prescriber can help with your health and wellbeing. They can connect you to community groups and other services for practical and emotional support.

District Nurses

The District Nursing Service, also known as Community Nursing, undertake a variety of nursing tasks for housebound patients in the area, and are particularly skilled in the care of patients who are seriously ill or handicapped. They are usually referred to patients by surgery staff or by hospitals, and work alongside other professionals. Our District Nursing team are from Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust.

Health Visitors

Health Visiting Bexley, also known as Bexley 0 to 19, can be contacted by patients who have health problems or queries relating to their children. They offer tailored guidance and support, to families and partner services, in order to help understand and promote child development.