Our Staff

Doctors - Backwell Medical Centre

Dr Jeremy Maynard

MB BS (London), BSc - Registered as a Doctor in 1993 - Partner at Backwell Medical Centre

Dr Rachael McGivern

BM BS (Nottingham), BMedSci, MRCGP, DFSRH - Registered as a Doctor in 2009 - Partner at Backwell Medical Centre

Dr Kate Merrett

MB ChB (Bristol), MRCGP, MRCP, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 1994 - Salaried GP at Backwell Medical Centre

Dr Monica Villafana Gomez

MB ChB (UEx Badajoz, Spain), Specialist Physician in Family and Community Medicine, Spain - Registered as a Doctor with a licence to practice in the UK in 2016 - Salaried GP at Backwell Medical Centre

Dr Elizabeth Puntis

MB BS (University of London), BSc, MRCGP (2017), DRFSH, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 2007 - Salaried GP at Backwell Medical Centre

Doctors - Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Diana Bloss

MB ChB (Liverpool), DRCOG, MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 1990 - Partner at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Jon Rees

MB ChB (Bristol), MD, MRCS, MRCGP, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 1995 - Partner at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Namalee Wimalasundera

MB BS (London), BSc, DFFP - Registered as a Doctor in 1995 - Partner at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Jo Burt

MB ChB (Bristol), BSc, MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2005 - Salaried GP at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Cara Harris

BM BS (Peninsula Medical School), MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2009 - Salaried GP at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Celina Goes

MB ChB (Sheffield), MRCGP, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 2006 - Salaried GP at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Samuel Partridge

MB ChB (Bristol), MRCGP, MRCP, DRCOG, Practical Dermatology (PgDip), DOccMed - Registered as a Doctor in 1996 - Salaried GP at Brockway Medical Centre

Dr Francesca Witcomb

MB Bch (Cardiff), MRCGP, DFSRH, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 2004 - Salaried GP at Long Ashton Surgery and Brockway Medical Centre

Doctors - Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Sarah Pepper

MB ChB (Bristol), MRCP - Registered as Doctor in 1993 - Partner at Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Matthew Cresswell

MB ChB (Leeds), MRCGP (Bath 2014) - Registered as a Doctor in 2009 - Partner at Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Pippa Burns

MB ChB (Bristol), BSc (Manchester 1997), MRCGP 2007, DRCOG, DFFP - Registered as a Doctor in 2003 - Salaried GP at Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Simon Grant

MB ChB (Manchester), MRCGP (2017) - Registered as a Doctor in 2012 - Salaried GP at Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Adam Whitehead

MB ChB (Manchester), BSc (intercal), MCEM, MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2009 - Salaried GP at Long Ashton Surgery

Dr Francesca Witcomb

MB Bch (Cardiff), MRCGP, DFSRH, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 2004 - Salaried GP at Long Ashton Surgery and Brockway Medical Centre

Doctors - Towerhouse Medical Centre

Dr Penny Gilbert

MB BS (London), BSc, MRCGP, DFSRH, DFFP, DRCOG - Registered as a Doctor in 1991 - Partner at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Laura Paterson

MB ChB (Bristol), MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 1994 - Partner at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Edward Mann

MB ChB (Sheffield), MRCGP, DFFP, DRCOG, DCH - Registered as a Doctor in 2000 - Partner at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Freya Scott

MB BS (Newcastle-upon-Tyne), DFFP, DRCOG, DCH, MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 1997 - Partner at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Ed Griffiths

MB BS (London), MRCGP, BSc Hons (Anatomy) - Registered as a Doctor in 2013 - Partner at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Katherine Parker

MB BCh (Cardiff), MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2008 - Salaried GP at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Rupert Payne

MB ChB (Edinburgh), PhD, MRCGP, FRCPE - Registered as a Doctor in 2007 - Associate GP at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Francesca Deibel

MB BCh (Cardiff), BSc (Hons), MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2014 - Salaried GP at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr Lydia Hayden

MB BCh (Cardiff), MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2012 - Salaried GP at Tower House Medical Centre

Dr David Dolan

MB ChB (Manchester), MRCGP. Registered as a Doctor in 2015 - Salaried GP at Tower House.

Dr Tanya Beer

BA (Oxford), MBBS (London), DCH, DFSRH, MRCGP - Registered as a Doctor in 2008 - Salaried GP at Tower House Medical Centre

First Contact Practitioner

Simon Carley-Smith

BSc (Hons) DipMSKMED MSOMM - Musculoskeletal Specialist

Independent Pharmacist Prescriber

Jaina Nyame

MPharm (Nottingham) - Senior Clinical Pharmacist

Andrea Ball

BSc (Hons) (UWE 1995) MPharm (Bath 2005) MRPharmS, IPresc - Senior Clinical Pharmacist

Nurse Practitioners

Helen Adkins

Advanced Nurse Practitioner at Tower House Medical Centre

Nurse Manager

Liz Pemberton

Nursing Manager (Respiratory, Diabetes)

Based at Brockway Medical Centre but covers all sites across TMG

Nurse Lead

Amy Duckworth

Registered Nurse (Respiratory, Diabetes, Leg Club Lead)

Nurse Lead at Backwell Medical Centre

Sandra Green

Registered Nurse (Respiratory)

Nurse Lead at Long Ashton Surgery

Amanda Bamford

Registered Nurse (Diabetes)

Nurse Lead at Tower House Medical Centre

Nurses - Backwell Medical Centre

Rachel Tanner

Registered Nurse at Backwell Medical Centre

Nurses - Brockway Medical Centre

Anna Stafford

Registered Nurse (Diabetes) at Backwell and Brockway Medical Centres

Karen Crossland

Registered Nurse at Brockway Medical Centre

Katie Rouvrais

Registered Nurse at Brockway Medical Centre

Nurses - Long Ashton Surgery

Niki Best

Registered Nurse (Diabetes) at Long Ashton Surgery

Nurses - Towerhouse Medical Centre

Eleanor Holway

Registered Nurse (Respiratory) at Tower House Medical Centre

Jennifer Watts

Registered Nurse (Respiratory) at Tower House Medical Centre

Nicola Boothman

Registered Nurse at Tower House and Backwell Medical Centres

Healthcare Assistants

Nikki Hawkins

Senior HCA at Backwell and Brockway Medical Centres

Hayley Smith

Senior HCA at Tower House Medical Centre

Hazel Saunders

HCA at Tower House Medical Centre

Alexa Driver

HCA at Tower House Medical Centre

Lisa Garland

HCA at Long Ashton Surgery and Tower House Medical Centre

Sally Mortimore

HCA at Long Ashton Surgery

Ellie Brown

HCA at Backwell and Brockway Medical Centres

Joanna Kellett

HCA at Long Ashton Surgery, Tower House Medical Centre and Brockway Medical Centre

Sue Martin

HCA at Backwell and Brockway Medical Centres

Phlebotomists

Faye Richings

Phlebotomist at Long Ashton Surgery, Backwell Medical Centre and Brockway Medical Centre

Lucy Webb

Phlebotomist at Backwell and Brockway Medical Centres

Practice Management

Hazel Payne

Executive Manager

Hazel is responsible for the overall management of the Practice, helps the Partners formulate the Practice's strategic direction and maintains good links with the Integrated Care Board (ICB) and other key organisations.

Gemma Harding

General Manager

Community Nurses

Telephone Nailsea 01275 858637

Community Midwives

Telephone Nailsea 01275 866757

Health Visitors

Telephone Nailsea 01275 533300