DR L DE SILVA
BSc MBBS DFFP DCH FRCS - Qualified in 1984 at Kings College School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London.
DR JONATHAN MERCER
MA BM BCh MRCGP - Qualified in 1987 at Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
JULIET DE SILVA
Business Support Manager
We have a care co-ordinator Teresa Philpott who can be contacted on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings.
The midwife holds an antenatal clinic on Wednesday afternoons by appointment.
The community nursing team are able to visit our patients who need treatment but are housebound.
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
If you need to contact the health visitor, please telephone 0300 247 0090.
Specialist nursing care can be arranged through your GP or the community nursing team. The Hospice Service is based at the Prospect Hospice in Wroughton, telephone no. 01793 813355.
We have a psychology practitioner who holds a clinic on Friday afternoons by appointment. You may self refer to this service.