Our Staff

Doctors

DR NIGHAT SULTAN

BSc (hons), MB BS, MRCGP, DRCOG, DSRH

Dr Sultan qualified in 1996 (Newcastle-upon-Tyne) and she has worked in Leeds practices (Rothwell, Swillington and Middleton (2003-2014)). Since 2015 Dr Sultan has been a GP Partner at Moorfield House Surgery and has special interests in Women’s health, Family Planning and Safeguarding. Also other role includes GP Locality Lead for LS25/LS26 which involves engaging health, social care and other organisations to bring additional services into the local community to benefit patients. Moorfield House Surgery has been championing how general practice can play a more active role in identifying and helping patients suffering domestic abuse both locally and nationally. The work at the practice has been recognised - being a finalist at the prestigious national annual British Medical Journal (BMJ) Awards (2017) and locally under the Quality and Safety category won the "Lets Celebrate Success Award" (2016). Based at Moorfield House Surgery

Nurses

Our nurses are very experienced and have undergone additional training to offer specialist appointments for patients with chronic conditions such as Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease.

MAXINE GRIMBLEY

Based at New Cross Surgery

ANGELA HAINSWORTH

Based at New Cross Surgery

SONJA JOYCE

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

Healthcare Assistants

LISA DOWD

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

TRACEY MCKNIGHT

Based at New Cross Surgery

EMMY WILLIAMS

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

Practice Management

Our Practice Manager is responsible for managing the day-to-day administration function of the practice. Gill and her team ensures that, when you contact the practice, you are dealt with professionally, politely and efficiently . If you would like to discuss any matter concerning the practice, please give Gill a call who will be more than happy to help.

GILL DONALDSON

Practice Manager

Administration

Our experienced and friendly Administration Team are responsible for patient recalls for the numerous annual and six monthly health checks, recalling patients for smear tests and childhood immunisations. They also ensure that when any new patient joins the practice, that their medical records are received. They also deal with NHS and private referral letters to the hospital and dealing with queries concerning medical reports. If you have a query about a referral, please give them a call.

AMANDA COCKERHAM

Prescription Clerk based at New Cross Surgery

HAYLEY DAVIS

Based at New Cross Surgery

KATRINA FORAN

Based at New Cross Surgery

TRACY HARRISON

Based at New Cross Surgery

VANESSA SHAW

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

Reception

Our reception team are responsible for ensuring that you obtain access to the services we offer. Anything you tell them will be dealt with in absolute confidence. If you are unsure whether to consult a doctor, nurse or health visitor, etc. our friendly and experienced receptionists will be able to advise you. If you require to speak with the receptionist in confidence, please let us know and we will arrange this.

PAULA GROUNDWELL

Senior Receptionist

Based at New Cross Surgery

SIAN THOMAS

Senior Receptionist

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

MICHELLE BROWNRIDGE

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

TRACEY BURNS

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

SHELLEY FELL

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

PAULA FIELD

Based at New Cross Surgery

SARAH JAKEMAN

Based at New Cross Surgery

ZOE KILBRIDE

Based at New Cross Surgery

ANGIE PHILLIPS

Based at Moorfield House Surgery

ALISON NEWBITT

Based at New Cross Surgery

ANN WILKINSON

Based at New Cross Surgery