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Practice Nurses

Alison Pace(RGN) Practice Nurse

Karen Bownes: Clinical Practitioner 

Catherine Hodgins (RGN) Practice Nurse

The Nurses provide a wide range of services in the treatment room. These include the following:

  • Dressings
  • Immunisations and travel advice
  • Family planning
  • Teenage health clinics
  • Cervical smears
  • Advice on preventing illness through weight reduction
  • Smoking cessation
  • Other lifestyle changes

If you wish you can discuss any problem with a Nurse even if you are going to see the Doctor afterwards.

(Please note: Nurses cannot prescribe). They also offer special help to those who have high blood pressure, diabetes, asthma, or who want to lose weight, or require advice on alcohol.

Healthcare Assistants

Anita Large

Kayleigh Dymond

The Health Care Assistants work alongside the Practice Nurses and are here to:

  • take bloods
  • blood pressure
  • give smoking cessation advice
  • height and weight
  • ECGs


Donna Lee (RGN) (RM) 
The midwife works with the practice team to provide complete maternity care. She can be seen by appointment on Tuesday afternoons and can be contacted via the surgery.

Health Visitors

The Health Visitors are a qualified nurses with specialist training and are based in Scott Business Park. They mainly see families with young children, but can provide health advice and support for others.