Here at The Avenues Medical Centre we have a dedicated team of clinicians and administrative staff to assist you in all areas of the Practice. Our staff members roles and duties are summarised below and all our staff are here to give you help in complete confidence.
Dr B C Thompson
MBChB DRCOG MRCGP Leeds Medical School 1991
Dr G Gupta
MBBS1996 MD DMRE DFFP MRCGP Royal College of General Practitioners 2007
Dr R SINGH
MBBS 1975 PATNAR Medical College MD 1979 PATNAR University
All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working at Avenues Medical Centre in the last financial year was £63,696 before tax and national insurance. This is for 2 full time and 2 part time GP’s who worked in the practice for more than six months.”
Mrs Caroline Whitaker is our Business Manager. She is responsible for the day to day running of the Practice. She is available Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays to answer any queries you may have.
We have two Practice Nurses, Mrs Susan Hartley and Mrs Jennifer Dunham. They are available by appointment and their duties routinely include:
They also run specialist clinics for the following:
We have one Healthcare Assistants Mrs Sally Hone. Who is availble by appointment and her duties routinely include:
We also have a phlebotomist Jackie Drinkall, who can also take blood.
We have two Secretaries, five administration staff and seven Receptionists. Our Reception Team aim to help you get the most out of the services offered at the Practice.
We work closely with a number of community staff who may see you at home, in the surgery or clinic. These include Health Visitors, District Nurses and Midwives. We also have in-house staff that provide services for our patients such as a Dietician, Counsellor and Mental Health Workers.