Rivermead Gate Medical Centre

01245 348688

CLOSED Temporarily – Wood Street Surgery

01245 354732

Doctors

Dr Nigel A Savage

MB ChB (Liverpool) 1982 FFFP

Doctor
Male

Dr Sanjeev Kumar Singh

MBBS University of London 1996

Doctor
Male

Dr May Gilbert

MBChB University of Basrah 1987 Aesthetic practitioner 2005

Doctor
Female

Dr Rajesh Yadav

MBBS, Medical College, India 1990 MS Orthopaedic Surgery, MGM Medical College, India 1993 MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 2008 MRCGP Royal College of General Practitioners 2008

Doctor
Male

Dr Kamala Paheerathan

MBBS, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka – 1992 MD Paediatrics, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka – 1999 MRCGP, Royal College of General Practitioners 2013 DRCOG Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologist 2015

Doctor
Female

Dr Hannah Williams

BSc (Hons) King’s College London 2007, MBBS King’s College London 2009, DRCOG Royal College Obstetrics and Gynaecologists 2014, MRCGP Royal College General Practitioners 2018

Doctor
Female

Nurse practitioners

Rebecca Kaluba

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Practice nurses

Jo Parker

B.Nurs, RN, NDN, Asthma Dip, Diabetes Nursing, ENB 998, ENB 237, Oncology nursing, Breast Cancer Care

Practice Nurse

Janet Byrne

RN, ENB Diabetes Nursing

Practice Nurse

Katrina Dawkes

RN

Practice Nurse

Colette

Practice Nurse

Deborah

Health Care Assistant

Practice management

Practice Manager

Practice Manager

M Coote, our practice manager is responsible for the overall running of the Practice.

Office Manager

Office manager

Helps ensure the day to day smooth running of the Practice

Head Reception

Head Reception

Is responsible for managing and supporting the reception team.

Audit Clerk & IT Lead

Audit Clerk & IT Lead

The Audit clerk check figures, postings, and documents to ensure that they are accurate and properly coded. They ensure that the computer equipment within the surgery is up and running … [continue] Audit Clerk & IT Lead

Practice staff

Receptionists

Receptionists

Primary responsibilities of a GP receptionist in a medical practice include fielding calls, setting appointments, submitting refill requests for processing, setting up referrals to external care providers and routing calls, messages … [continue] Receptionists

Secretaries

Secretaries

Medical secretaries provide administrative and secretarial support to the doctors by typing letter, reports and making and monitoring referrals.

Administrators

Administrators

The aim of this role is to streamline the flow of clinical correspondence through the organisation, by reducing the number of letters that GP’s need to process. They ensure that … [continue] Administrators

Non-NHS Work Admin

Non-NHS Work Admin

A certain amount of our work is not covered by the NHS and this is dealt with separately to routine work. Most work will incur a fee and this will … [continue] Non-NHS Work Admin

Additional healthcare staff

Social Prescriber


Our social prescriber is shared in the The Chelmer Primary Care Network

Midwife


Our attached midwife shares the care of our obstetric patients with the G.P. This weekly clinic is held centrally now rather than on site. She visits mothers at home before and … [continue] Midwife

Counselling


Patients can self refer to IAPT for counselling. If you would like counselling support please follow this link  

Community Nurses


A team of district nurses from Provide are attached to the practice who look after patients confined to their homes, or after discharge from hospital. With their wide range of skills, … [continue] Community Nurses