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MBBS Newcastle upon Tyne 1986, DFP 1989, MRCGP 1991, FRCGP 1996
Consulting days Monday/Wednesday/Friday.
Dr Levick has been a GP in the area since 1991. He took over the practice in October 2005 and has been responsible for the development and expansion of the surgery.
Ear nose & throat problems, minor surgery and sports medicine.
MBBS Newcastle upon Tyne 1990 MRCGP, DRCOG, DFFP
Consulting days Monday/Tuesday/Thursday
Dr Patterson has worked part-time in the practice since 2004. She combines her role at the practice with her work as a specialist GP providing palliative care at St Cuthbert’s Hospice in Durham.
Palliative care and women’s health.
MBChB (University of Aberdeen 1994), DRCOG
Consulting days Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday
Dr Imlach has worked in General Practice since 2002, with 14 years as GP Partner at a large practice in Blyth, Northumberland.
Learning disabilities, minor surgery and joint injections
MBChB University of Edinburgh 2000
Consulting days Monday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday
Emergency Medicine. Minor Surgery, Joint Injections and Elderly Care
MBBS Newcastle University 2016, MRCGP 2021
Consulting days Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday.
Womens health and contraception/Teaching of medical students.
RGN BSc Hons. Julie is an Independent Nurse Prescriber
RGN, BSc Hons. Jackie is an Independent Nurse Prescriber
Our Nurse Practitioners can deal with minor ailments such as coughs, colds, chest infections, eye problems, earache, sore throats and cystitis.
Our Healthcare assistants support the practice nurses with their daily work and carries out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement, new patient checks and may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
Service Manager Oakfields Health Centre
Service Manager Dipton Surgery
The management team 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 team supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
A care coordinator will support you to be actively involved in managing your health and to make decisions about your care needs and treatment. They will help to coordinate appointments and ensure any information about your health needs is in a format that you can understand. They will support you to make shared decisions about your health and care needs and support you to communicate these choices to other professionals when needed.