Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Helen Lavender (f)

Helen is an Advanced Nurse Practitioner who has joined the practice team in November 2020. She can prescribe medication, issue sick notes, and request investigations. She has a special interest in women's health, perinatal follow-up, and contraception. Helen also undertakes cancer care review, learning disability and mental health review.


Dementia Champion

Nurse Karen Shepherd (f)

Senior Nurse

RGN, Nurse Prescriber – Karen offers a broad range of long-term condition management including anticoagulant screening, cervical smears, spirometry, menopause reviews, medication reviews. 

Healthcare Assistants

Miss Madison Coles (f)

Madi completed her healthcare apprentice in September 2021 and is now a Nursing Associate. She is able to do blood tests, blood pressure checks, Diabetic and Hypertension reviews. She is also responsible for doing Telederm images and New Patient Health Check, as well as the NHS health checks. 

Mrs Nicola Hunter (f)

Nicola is our GP assistant. Her role is to provide support with some administrative and basic clinical duties, to improve patients experience in the surgery. You may be booked an appointment with Nicola if you require a blood test, blood pressure check, Flu vaccination etc. 

Mr Christopher Moreton (m)

Christopher is our Health and Wellbeing Coach. He works with patients to help them manage their health and wellbeing in a way that best suits the patient. He can provide support with several different areas, including weight management, support with diet etc.