Clinical Teams


Dr Rachel Preston (f)
Lead GP for the practice Qualifications: Manchester University in 1994


Specialist Interests: Our heart disease lead and practice management lead GP GMC No: 4101864 Outside work:

Dr Chris Staines (m)
Qualifications: MBChB, MRCP UK, MRCGP Edinburgh in 2006. RCGP Certificate in the Management of Drug and Alcohol Misuse.


Specialist Interests: management of drug and alcohol misuse, medicines management, diabetes GMC No: 6134755

Dr Mark Plenderleith (m)
Qualifications: MBChB Manchester 1988, DTM+H Liverpool 1999


Specialist Interests: Interests include respiratory medicine and travel medicine.                                                Developing interest in allergy. GMC No: 3282423

Dr Sam Solomon (m)
Qualifications: BSc in Psychology MBChB DRCOG DCH Qualified in Liverpool in 2004


Specialist Interests: Interests include kidney disease and palliative care GMC No: 6101490

Dr Hannah Ashley (f)
Qualifications:  MBChB Birmingham 2006, MRCG PGMC No. 6135420 Hannah Ashley (nee Kenyon) joined us as a GP having previously worked at the practice in 2011 as part of her GP Registrar training.In her spare time Hannah’s favourite activity is cardio tennis, the tennis equivalent of Zumba!



Lori Verey – Physicians Associate




Nurse Nicola Webb – Lead Nurse/practice management team (f)
Lorna Forrester – Nurse Practitioner
Sandra Murphy – Practice Nurse (f)
Deborah Hodgson – Practice Nurse (f)
Sarah Guthrie – Practice Nurse (f)
Trish Birtle Trish visits our patients in their home as our frailty Nurse (f)




Jacque Bainbridge (f)
Hannah Bayliss (f)
Nicky Hicks (f)
Kerry Kirkwood (f) HCA/Trainee Nurse Associate




Fiona Hullock (f) – Phlebotomist

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