Dr Gemma Kirby (female) MBChB (dist paediatrics), MRCGP, DCH, DRCOG, DFSRH
Dr Kirby joined Orchard House Surgery in 2014. She has a special interest in women's services.
Dr M. Magdalena Rocha-Janeiro (Female) LMS (Barcelona Spain 1984), DFSRH, Diploma in Palliative care in General Practice, MRCGP
Dr Rocha-Janeiro joined Orchard House Surgery in 2017. She offers a full range of general practice care to her patients
Our Nursing Team
Our highly qualified nurses deal with a range of conditions and health concerns. They examine patients, make a diagnosis and plan care.
They are experts in many areas of disease management such as diabetes, asthma, COPD and Heart Disease.
Clare Adams (Nurse Prescriber)
Mrs Lesley Newton (Clinical Lead Nurse)
Mrs Christine Cronin (Practice Nurse)
Ms Kelly Benson (Phlebotomist)
Mr Leon Bond (Health Care Assistant)
Clare, Lesley, Chris, Kelly and Leon form our nursing team within practice and provide care for the patients each having different specialities including asthma, diabetes, hypertension, holiday immunisations smears, blood tests etc.
Our Admin & Reception Team
Mrs Julie Harris - Joint Practice Manager
Mrs Gillian Blackburn - Joint Practice Manager
Mrs Sara Wetherell - Assistant Practice Manager
Mrs Jacqueline Sloan - Senior Administrator
Mrs Melanie Walker - Medicine Manager
Miss Leah Tubman - Reception Manager
Mrs Rachel Bone - Scanning Operator
Ms Kelly Benson - Administrator/Receptionist/ Phlebotomist
Miss Lauren Nicholson - Administrator
Mrs Janice Duncan - Clinical Interface Manager/ Scanning Operator
Mrs Maxine Lithgow - Receptionist
Mrs Lynn Blight - Receptionist / Prescription Clerk
Amy Carlton - Receptionist
Miss Leah Harrison - Apprentice