Healthcare Team


Our doctors work in a partnership and as a group. Although you are registered with the practice, you may see any of the doctors in the partnership. Having made a choice it is advisable to see the same doctor whenever possible, especially for follow up of a continuing problem.

Please click on each image to see Qualifications, GMC Numbers etc

Our Partners

Dr Alan Gilman
Dr Rebecca Baldry
Dr Natasha Fraser
Dr Tom Howling
Dr James Higgins
Dr Mark White

Salaried GPs & Locum Doctors

Dr Saroja Vernon
Dr Julia Dow
Dr Cate Lawson
Dr Michael Richardson

Teaching and Training

Brinnington Surgery is a training practice for General Practitioner Registrars and doctors in training. These are fully trained doctors with a wealth of hospital experience who are being trained for the Primary Care setting.

Training may involve shared surgeries with another doctor and video surgeries. The reception staff will inform you if the consultations are being filmed. Please say if you would prefer not to be filmed.

Further information about training at the practice can be found here.

Nursing Team

Sr Anne Roberts
Sr Celia Lockwood
Sr Jane Edwards
Sr Jane Templeton
Sr Zoe McGlennon
Sr France Crawford
Sr Sally Jenkins
Wendy Burke
Paula Porter

Appointments can be made with them for assessment and treatment of chronic diseases, cervical smears, immunisations, etc. The Health Services provided by our Nursing Team can be found here.

Management & Administration

Practice Manager

Paul Ansbro

Paul Ansbro BA (Hons) Business Studies, MA Health Service Management
Full-time Practice Manager and Executive Partner

Reception / Administration






Karen V

Karen W