The Doctors

Dr Brian Tedders - (male) - MB BCh BAO Registered 1979 GMC London 

 

Dr Shane Gallagher - (male) - MB BCh BAO MRCGP Registered 2004 GMC London 

 

Dr Orla Moore - (female) - MB BCh BAO Registered 2009 GMC London

 

Practice Manager - Pauline Lusby BA (Hon) CMI

The Practice Manager is responsible for the management and administration of the practice and all non-clinical aspects of your health care.  If you have any queries, comments or suggestions about the service offered by the practice, she will be happy to discuss these with you.

 

Practice Nurse - Martrese Curran BSc (Hon) RGN

Martrese runs our chronic disease management clinics which includes Asthma, Respiratory, Diabetes, Family Planning and also takes care of women's and men's health issues.  Should you wish to attend or need any advice on any of the above services please contact reception.

 

Treatment Room Nurse Sister - Mary O'Kane RGN RM

The treatment room supports GPs by assisting in the delivery of individualised patient care.  This includes emergency care, blood tests, wound dressings and health promotion.

 

Health Care Assistant -  Claire McElroy

Assists the treatment room sister with assessment and delivery of patient care.

 

Phlebotomist - Dympna McFeely NOCN Phlebotomy, RCN Venepuncture

Dympna takes blood samples, blood pressures and tests urine samples.

 

Reception/Administration Staff

Aisling McCallion           Assistant Practice Manager  BA (Hon) 

Josephine Kennedy       Assistant Practice Manager

Dympna McFeely

Rosie Kelly

 

The Reception/Administration Staff assists in the efficient day-to-day running of the practice and supports the service we provide.  When you telephone the surgery the Receptionists will ask you for a few details.  They have been trained to make these enquiries so that we can help you in the most appropriate way.  Strict confidentiality is maintained by all staff on any matter relating to the health of our patients.  Reception staff are here to help you, but their job is very demanding and they are often busy, so please be patient.

  

Health Visitor - Brona McSorley Bsc(Hon) RGN, Dip Midwifery RM, PG Cert SCPHN

The Health Visitor's role is to assess, protect and promote the health and well being of babies and children.  If you have any concerns regarding pre-school children contact the Health Visitor on 028 71 337 221.

 

District Nurses

The team currently consists of team leader: Margaret Tunney, staff nurses: Elizabeth Davis, Martina McKenna, Laura McMurray and Teresa Coll and nursing auxiliaries: Wendy McAllister, Jacqueline McGilligan and Amy Kennedy.

 

The district nurses visit patients who are housebound and require the expertise of a qualified nurse.  They can be contacted 9.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm on 028 71 337 225.

 

Midwives

Kathleen Doherty, Irene Montgomery and Majella McMenamin

 

The midwife shares your care with the doctor and health visitor in your antenatal and postnatal care, and will visit you in your home after your baby is born to advise and assist you with your own personal needs and those of your baby.  An appointment for the antenatal clinic can be made by contacting Reception on 028 71 338 371.

 

Chiropodist

The Chiropodist holds a clinic twice weekly.  Referrals to this service are made through your GP.