· Nurse Practitioner:
Sister Catherine Cooper (f)
· Specialist Nurses:
Nurse Michelle Brimble (f)
Nurse Brimble is trained as our specialist respiratory nurse - she cares for our patients with Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Nurse Brimble also works in our Clinical Research Team
Nurse Sue Matthews (f)
Sister Sue Matthews leads on Diabetes management and is also a member of our Clinical Trials Team.
We have 2 Primary Care nurses with appointments available during the morning and some afternoons. They are able to deal with minor illnesses and injuries and can generate the appropriate medication if necessary.
· Treatment Room Nurses:
Sister Gabby Wright (f)
Sister Wright is an experienced nurse who undertakes a wide range of nursing duties at Adcroft. She also assists in the Minor Surgery service as she previously worked as a theatre sister at the RUH, Bath.
Sister Julie-Anne Drury (f)
Sister Drury is an experienced nurse who has specialised in female health issues, including contraception.
Sister Sheila Duhig (f)
Sister Duhig specialises in the monitoring of our patients with heart disease and also runs our warfarin monitoring service.
· Attached staff
Also attached to the Surgery are Counsellors, Social Workers ,District Nurses, and Stop Smoking advisors.
We are also able to offer appointments within the surgery for retinal screening, cardiology tests, and memory clinics.
We hold regular sessions for Carers meetings and with Citizen Advice services who run from the surgery.