Pharmacists

Joanna Lawrence

BPharm, MSc, PGCE, MFRPSII, MRPharmS, IP

Joanna is our Clinical Pharmacist, she joined the team in September 2017 having previously worked at the Royal Cornwall Hospital. She qualified in 1991 and obtained her Independent Prescribing Certificate in 2016.

Community Midwives

Rebecca Rowe

Rebecca Rowe

Our community midwife provides full ante-natal and post-natal care for mothers, their partners and babies. This clinic is held at the surgery every other Wednesday afternoon. Please see our 'Services and Clinics' page for further information on how to contact our midwife or the maternity support team.

Community Nurses

Mrs Tammy Etherington

Tammy Etherington is our Community Matron and helps us provide care for elderly patients with complex health and social needs.She assess patients in their own home  and Tammy works very closely with the GP's here at the surgery and liases with the District Nursing Team,the Department of Adult Care and Support (previously Social Services) and various departments and colleagues in Secondary Care.

Community Nursing Team

Our Community Nurses provide nursing care at home for those unable to visit the surgery as well as assessments of needs, planning and implementation of care and provision of aids and equipment. They liaise very closely with our GP's, the Department of Adult Car

Mr Saul Ridley

Saul Ridley is one of our Specialist Palliative Care Nurses and their team signpost and integrate with other healthcare professional to offer practical and emotional support at home for those with terminal illness and their family. They liaise very closely with the Community Nursing Team and the GP's here at the surgery.  The team can be contacted on 01208 251300.

Attached Staff

Miss Bryony Short

Bryony Short

Bryony joined the practice in 2020 with 6 years experience working in a broad variety of settings including the private sector.  Bryony qualified from Plymouth University in 2014 and is working towards her Master this year.  Bryony has a clinic at this surgery on a Tuesday and a Thursday afternoon and can be also found at other practices within our PCN.

Mrs Sharon Nettleton

Sharon Nettleton

Sharon Nettleton is our Community Navigator and is here to help provide patients and their families  with  non medical support and signposting  including bereavement , employment and training,  access to benefits, local and national groups and activities , isolation and loneliness, fitness and wellbeing. You can access the service by asking for a referral to be made via the Reception Team, your GP or by contacting Sharon directly  Tel: 07947 328213 A listening ear awaits - sometimes it's good to talk!

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