Doctors and Staff

Doctors

Dr Keith Maybin

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MB BS BSc DRCOG MRCGP
Special Interests
Dr Maybin is a GP Tutor for the Peninsula Medical School.
Additional Notes
Dr Maybin is a Partner.
He qualified in 1993 (London).

Dr William Kinsella

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MB BCh DRCOG MRCGP
Special Interests
Professional interests include palliative care.
Additional Notes
Dr Kinsella is a Partner.
He qualified in 1998 (Cardiff)

Dr Ben Ward

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MB ChB MRCGP
Special Interests
Professional interests include minor surgery.
Additional Notes
Dr Ward is a Partner.
He qualified in 2002 (Bristol)

Dr Francesca Vasquez

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MBBS MRCGP DRCOG DFFP
Special Interests
Professional interests include women's health. Dr Vasquez is a GP Trainer.
Additional Notes
Dr Vasquez is a Partner.
She qualified in 2003 (London)

Dr Deborah Hughes

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MRCGP (Dist) MB ChB DRFP DRCOG
Special Interests
Professional interests include women's and children's health.
Additional Notes
Dr Hughes is a Partner.
She qualified in 1997 (Birmingham)

Dr Tristan Oxenham

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MBBS BSc DRCOG nMRCGP
Special Interests
Professional interests include minor surgery
Additional Notes
Dr Oxenham is a Partner.
He qualified in 2004 (London)

Dr Paul Russell

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MB BCh MRCGP
Special Interests
Professional interests include medicine for older people and dementia.
Additional Notes
Dr Russell is a Partner.
He qualified in 2003 (Cardiff).

Dr Daniel Thomas

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
BMBS MRCGP MPH
Special Interests
Having completed an academic GP training scheme, Dr Thomas is the lead research GP for the practice. He has additional professional interests in general medicine, public health and preventative medicine.
Additional Notes
Dr Thomas is a Partner.
He qualified in 2007 (Exeter and Plymouth).

Dr Rosalind Mills

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MBBS MRCGP DRCOG DFFP
Special Interests
Professional interests include contraception, sexual health and general medicine.
Additional Notes
Dr Mills is a part-time Salaried GP.
She qualified in 2000 (London).

Dr Emma Williams

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MRCGP MBChB DTM&H
Special Interests
Professional interests include women's health and tropical medicine.
Additional Notes
Dr Williams is a Salaried GP.
She qualified in 2004 (Bristol).

Dr Martin Rolph

Job Title
General Practitioner
Qualifications
MBBS MRCGP MAiTh
Special Interests
Dr Rolph is enthusiastic about providing traditional family medicine and has a particular interest in Theology.
Additional Notes
Dr Rolph is a salaried GP.
He qualified in 1990. (London)
 

Dr Paul Graham

Job Title
General Practitioner
Additional Notes
Dr Graham is a salaried GP.
 

Dr Tessa Keeler

Job Title
General Practitioner
Special Interests
Dr Keeler's special interest is clinical education.
Additional Notes
Dr Keeler is a salaried GP.
She qualified in 2012 at Nottingham University.
 

Dr Lucy Horsley

Job Title
General Practitioner
Additional Notes
Dr Horsley is our GP Registrar.

Nursing Team

Rachael

Job Title
Nurse Practitioner
Special Interests
Rachael is a Nurse Practitioner and Prescriber and manages minor illnesses with same-day appointments. She is our lead Research  nurse with experience managing complex cases and also undertakes the full range of practice nurse skills.

Sally

Job Title
Nurse Practitioner
Special Interests
Sally is a Nurse Practitioner and Prescriber and manages minor illnesses with same-day appointments. She is our lead Diabetes nurse with extensive experience managing complex cases and also undertakes the full range of practice nurse skills.
Additional Notes
Sally is our Practice Nurse team leader.

Carol

Job Title
Practice Nurse Team Leader
Special Interests
Carol has particular interest in respiratory medicine.
Additional Notes
Carol is our Practice Nurse Team leader and has extensive experience in managing complex cases. Carol joined the Practice in October 2015 and is also able to prescribe.

Debbie

Job Title
Practice Nurse
Special Interests
Debbie's special interest is supporting people with long term health conditions.
Additional Notes
Debbie joined the Practice in September 2016 straight from gaining her Nursing qualification. She says "It was a steep learning curve but definitely the right choice for me".

Paula

Job Title
Practice Nurse
Additional Notes
Paula joined the Practice in September 2018 and works mainly at Riverside Surgery. Paula enjoys running, tennis and cycling in her leisure time and travelling abroad.

Jodie

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant
Special Interests
Jodie holds an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care. She offers appointments for smoking cessation advice.

Laura

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant
Special Interests
Laura joined the practice in November 2003. Laura holds an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care and works at both Riverside and Tower House surgery.

Olivia

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant
Additional Notes
Olivia joined the Practice in 2012 as a receptionist. She recently joined the phlebotomy team as well in January 2016. She has now completed her level 3 diploma in health and social care.
 

Kay

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant
Additional Notes
Kay joined the practice in May 2018. She holds an NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care. Kay works at both Riverside and Tower House surgery.

Sarah

Job Title
Phlebotomist
Additional Notes
Sarah joined the practice in September 2019
 

Leanne

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant

Administrative

Amanda Coleridge

Job Title
Practice Manager
Additional Notes
Amanda is involved in managing the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide high quality patient care, human resources, patient safety, premises and equipment. Amanda supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and to develop extended services to enhance patient care. Our aim is to provide expert and friendly personal health care for your family. Amanda welcomes your suggestions and ideas to help us review and improve our services.

Justine Scott

Job Title
Practice Manager
Additional Notes
Justine is the Finance and Governance Manager, responsible for the day-to-day running of practice accounts, payroll systems, IT and audits. She has been with the Practice since 1989 and holds a Certificate in Primary Healthcare Management.

Mr Ben Bishop

Job Title
Practice Manager
Additional Notes
Ben joined the Practice in August 2019 as Deputy Practice Manager. He joins us from managing a dual Dental Practice in Plymouth and Ashburton.

Abbie

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Abbie is a full time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. Abbie joined the team in November 2018 having previously worked in an Accounting Firm as an Office Junior. Abbie holds a NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration.

Alicia

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Alicia joined the Practice in July 2018 and is a full-time member of the team.  Alicia joined us after completing her GCSE's at school and has recently completed an NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration.
 

Audrey

Job Title
Reception Team Lead
Additional Notes
Audrey is a full-time member of the reception team based at Tower House Surgery. Audrey re-joined us in August 2018 as Reception Team Lead.
 

Dee

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Dee joined the team in January 2020. Dee is a full time member of the team and is based at both Riverside Surgery and Tower House. Dee joined us from Devon Square Orthodontic Practice in Newton Abbot.

Gina

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Gina is a part-time member of the reception team based at Towerhouse Surgery. Gina joined the Practice in September 2015, having previously worked at a local practice.

Helen

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Helen is a part-time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. Helen joined the Practice in December 2015, having previously worked at another local practice.

Jade

Job Title
Reception Team Lead/Administrative Assistant
Additional Notes
Jade is a full-time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery as Reception Team Lead. Jade joined us in September 2015 after completing her Level 2 NVQ at a local practice.
 

Jane

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Jane joined the team in November 2019. Jane is a full time member of the team and is based at Riverside Surgery. Jane joined us from Wignalls, a family run business in Newton Abbot.

Judy

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Judy is a part-time typist and member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. She completed the Practice Receptionist Programme in 1996, and received a Certificate in Medical Terminology in 2002. She joined the Practice in 1991.

Lesley

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Lesley is a part-time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. She joined the Practice in 1999 and completed the Practice Receptionist Training Programme (PRP) in 2003.

Linda

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Linda is a part-time member of the reception team based at Tower House Surgery. She joined the Practice in 2011.  

Mandy

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Mandy is a part-time member of the reception team based between Riverside and Tower House Surgeries. Mandy's role is mainly in administration and she is also one of the members of the team who support our extended hours surgeries. She joined the Practice in 2001.

Nicola

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Nicola is a full time member of the team and joined the Practice in June 2018.  She previously worked for Teignbridge District Council

Nikki

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Nikki is a full-time member of the Reception team based at Riverside Surgery. She is re-joining the Practice, having previously been with us from 2008-2011 before moving away, but she remained working in General Practice. She re-joined us in August 2014.

Nina

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Nina is a part-time member of the reception team based between Riverside and Tower House Surgeries. Nina's role is split between administration and reception, and she is one of the members of the team who support our extended hours surgeries. She joined the Practice in 2007.

Sarah

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Sarah is a full-time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. Sarah joined the Practice in March 2019, having previously worked at a local superstore.

Sue

Job Title
Admin Assistant
Additional Notes
Sue is a part-time administration assistant, based between Riverside and Tower House Surgeries.  Sue completed the Practice Receptionist Programme (PRP) in 1996 and achieved her European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) qualification in 2002.  She joined the Practice in 1995.

Suzette

Job Title
Reception Staff
Additional Notes
Suzette is a part-time member of the reception team based at Riverside Surgery. Suzette joined the Practice in April 2019, having previously worked at another local practice.

Zoe

Job Title
Reception Team Lead
Additional Notes
Zoe is a part-time member of the team based at Riverside as Reception Team Lead. She joined the Practice in January 2017. She has previous experience in recruitment, payroll and administration.
 

Daisy

Job Title
Medical Receptionist Apprentice
Additional Notes
Daisy joined the team in October 2019. She is a full time team member as works at both Riverside and Tower House. She joined us straight from doing her A levels. Daisy is currently studying for an NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration.

Andrea Warren

Job Title
Social Prescribing Link Worker
Additional Notes
We are pleased to announce that Andrea Warren has joined us as our Social Prescriber. Andrea will be working out of Riverside/Tower House practices as well as Kingskerswell/Ipplepen and Albany practice which form the Newton West Primary Care Network.

Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to Social Prescribing Link Workers such as our own. The Link Workers connect people with community groups and statutory services for practical and emotional support. They also support existing groups to be accessible and sustainable and help people to start new community groups, working collaboratively with all local partners.

Social prescribing can help Primary Care Networks to strengthen community and personal resilience as well as helping to reduce health and wellbeing inequalities by addressing the wider determinants of health.

Your GP or a Practice Nurse can refer you to see Andrea if any of the following apply to you:
- one or more long-term conditions
- a history of mild to moderate mental health conditions which interfere with daily lift
- loneliness or isolation
- complex social needs which affect you wellbeing such as family and relationship issues, debt, poor housing, being unemployed or caring responsibilities
 

Rosie Hooper

Job Title
Practice Pharmacist
Additional Notes
Rosie qualified from Bath university in 2008 having completed a masters degree in Pharmacy, then to completed her training she did her final year working in a local pharmacy in Paignton.  Since then she has run several different local community pharmacies.  

Rosie started to work for the PCN in Dec 2019 and in her new role covers three surgeries working in collaboration.  She enjoys her career as a pharmacist and has always liked finding innovative ways to work as a multidisciplinary team to provide the best possible patient care.  

Rosie lives locally and enjoys our beautiful surroundings on weekends, from the sea to Dartmoor. She says "we are lucky to live in such a diverse area of natural beauty."

Staff

 

Claire Brewer

Job Title
Community Nurse
Additional Notes
Claire is a Nurse working in the community - Currently on Maternity Leave

Claire Warren

Job Title
Healthcare Assistant
Additional Notes
Claire is a Healthcare Assistant at Level 3 and Phlebotomist working in the Community.

Jane Billingham

Job Title
Community Nurse
Additional Notes
Jane is a Nurse working in the Community part-time.

Karen Whitlock

Job Title
Community Matron
Additional Notes
Karen is a Registered Nurse working in the community and is a mentor for Students.
 

Jill Large

Job Title
Administrator
Additional Notes
Jill is part-time admin support for the community nursing.
 

Georgie Kendall

Job Title
Community Nurse
Additional Notes
Georgie is a Registered Nurse working in the community.
 

Annie Thompson

Job Title
Phlebotomist
Additional Notes
Annie is a Phlebotomist working in the community part-time.
 

Sarah Young

Job Title
Community Nurse
Additional Notes
Sarah is a Registered Nurse working in the community part-time.

THE LOCAL PRIMARY HEALTHCARE TEAM

The following healthcare professionals, employed by local Care Trusts, are based within our surgeries.

Community Nursing Team (Moorlands)

Emma Baker is the Community Nurse Manager for the Moorlands Team. Nicola Shaw is Community Nurse Team Leader supported by registered nurses and a health care assistant. They provide a wide range of services to patients who are housebound ( those patients who cannot attend any appointments such as hairdressing or podiatry), including diabetic care, wound care, continence care and terminal care. The Community Nursing Team, who are based at Tower House Surgery, provide holistic assessment within the home setting, liaising with health care professionals and other agencies to maximise the patient's independence and wellbeing at home. The team also link in with various clinics that patients can access including continence and lower limb therapy service.

Community Matron Long-term conditions

Angela Coon is a highly skilled health professional who specialises in managing people with long-term conditions, using a case management approach to support, co-ordinate and join up health and social care. Angela works with the community nursing team to manage and care for these patients and can be contacted through the surgery.

Out of Hours Community Nursing

There is an out of hours nursing team available to provide nursing care outside of the community nursing hours. This team can be contacted on 0300 333 6602.

Health Visiting Team

Hayley Beer, our health visitor,is supported by Christina Allen, community health worker. Health visiting aims to promote health and prevent ill health where possible. It contributes to individual and family health and social wellbeing by offering support and advice on a huge variety of issues, including childhood development, child behaviour management, immunisations, illness prevention and treatment, postnatal depression, special needs and much more.

Templer Midwifery Team

The team is based at Teignmouth Hospital and can be contacted on 01626 770086.

Antenatal clinics are held weekly at both surgeries and appointments are booked through the surgery. You can also see a midwife at Moors Edge Children’s Centre, Heathfield or Teignmouth Children’s Centre and these appointments are arranged from the team base 01626 770086. For a new pregnancy please arrange a double appointment with the midwife 6-8 weeks after your last period.

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