Meet the Team

Meet our Doctors

Dr Assif Ali
(MALE) Leeds 1992 M.B.Ch.B

Dr J Mooney 
(MALE) DUBLIN 1989 M.B.Ch.B, D.Obs., MRCGP

Dr N Power 
(MALE) GLASGOW 1993 M.B.Ch.B

Dr Mythily Rallapalli 
(FEMALE)

Dr L Browne 
(MALE) DUBLIN 1988 M.B.Ch.B B.A.O. L.R.C.P. I.

Dr K Brown 
(FEMALE) EDINBURGH 1985 M.B.ChB DFFP

Dr C Toellner 
(MALE) BONN 1986 M.B.Ch.B, MD

Dr A Hutchinson 
(FEMALE) Edinburgh 1991 M.B.Ch.B, BSc, MRCGP, DRCOG


Our Nursing Staff

Karen McDonald
Practice Nurse Prescriber

Catherine Robertson
Health Care Assistant

Kaye Watson
District Nurse RGN

Jacqueline Thomson
Practice Nurse

Mags Galbraith
Treatment Room Nurse RGN

Mrs Theresa Herraty
District Nurse
RGN RM Dip DN

Libby Hill
Practice Nurse

Practice Nurses

We have a team of experienced and fully qualified Practice 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, both independently, and in conjunction with our Doctors.

The Nurses can be contacted on 01501 740 297.

Treatment Room Nurse

We have an experienced, qualified Nurse working in the Practice weekdays between 8.30am and 4.30pm. Patients can be seen for dressings, blood tests, BP checks and removal of stitches.Appointments are made through the Community Reception after consultation with the Doctor or by phoning 01501 740 719.

District Nurses

We have a team of specialised Nurses who assess, plan and provide nursing care for housebound patients. District nurses work with a wide range of professionals, co-ordinating, monitoring and evaluating packages of care for patients with complex care needs. They provide expert advice, education and health promotion offering a service that is patient centred.

They may be contacted on 01501 740719


Our Practice Team

Ms Jules Riddell 
Practice Manager

The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the Practice, such as making sure that the right systems are in place to be able to provide high quality patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment. They implement, oversee and develop policies and procedures and ensure the practice is up to date with current regulatory bodies and NHS requirements.They ensure that the practice runs efficiently for patients, and that the GP’s have the support they need.

Medical Secretarial/Administrative Team

Mrs Liz McLellan
Assistant Practice Manager

The Assistant Practice Manager will work closely with and deputise for the Practice Manager. They
will assist in the management of the Administartion team and systems, providing an efficient practice administration that meets the needs of both the practice and patients. They play an integral part in the operational development of the Practice. They support all staff, are very knowledgeable and manage their own separate workload also.

Annemarie Loch
Senior Administrator

Mrs Audrey Waddell
Secretary

Mrs Morag Allan
Secretary

Our Medical Secretaries/Senior Administrator provide a comprehensive medical secretarial and administrative service to the patients, Clinicians and the wider practice team. Alongside other clerical duties, they deal with all financial claims/requests for information and carry out searches and practice audits.

Medical Reception Team

We have a team of dedicated and experienced Medical Receptionists. Part of their role is to ask you some questions to ensure your call is directed to – the right person, for the right care, at the right time to meet your health needs. They can provide information on services and signpost to these.

All staff are fully trained and are governed by strict confidentiality and data protection policies to ensure patient security, respect and dignity at all times.

They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with patient records and incoming practice workflow documents.