This is a list of our Healthcare Professionals.
Dr Peter McEvedyView More
Dr Peter McEvedy
MB BS 1984 (Newcastle)
Married with 1 daughter
GP in Blyth since 1988
Interests & Hobbies:Classic Cars, Tennis, and Bassett Hounds
Dr Carol Henderson MBView More
Dr Carol Henderson MB
ChB 1988 (Leeds) MRCGP
Part-time partner 3 and a half days
GP in Blyth since 1993
Married with 3 boys
Interests & Hobbies:Cycling, Tennis and Walking
Dr GittinsView More
I trained at Newcastle University and have been a GP for more than 20 years. In addition I am a Speciality Doctor in Dermatology at the RVI having a particular interest in skin cancer diagnosis and management.
Dr Nicola Shiell MBChBView More
Dr Nicola Shiell MBChB
2000 (Sheffield) MRCGP 2006 DCH 2003 DRCOG 2004
Part time partner 3 days
GP in Blyth since October 2006
Married with 2 daughters
Interests and Hobbies: Plays for local netball club, horse riding, theatre and spending time with family.
Dr Grace WattsView More
Dr Grace Watts
Joined the practice on 16th December 2013
She has a special interest in Women’s Health and is currently working Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday morning and all day Friday.
Dr Watts previously worked at Walker Medical Group in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Dr Watts lives in Gosforth with her husband and two young sons.
Dr Pepper AtkinsonView More
Dr Pepper Atkinson
Joined the team on 1st January 2014
Dr Atkinson has a special interest in Womens & Sexual Health and also Child Health.
She currently works 3 full days, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday.
Dr Atkinson previously worked in a GP Practice in South Shields, she lives in Seaton Delaval with her husband and baby daughter.
Dr Helen Harman MRCGPView More
Dr Helen Harman MRCGP
DFSRH MBChB (2009, University of Manchester)
Joined the practice 7th April 2015
Special interest in sexual health.
Married. Living in home town of Whitley Bay.
In spare time enjoys walking and cycling when weather allows.
Dr Ruth ParrView More
Dr Ruth Parr
Part time salaried GP who works Monday,Wednesday and Thursday.
Joined practice in October 2015.
Special interests in diabetes and mental health.
Lives in home town of Whitley Bay with husband and two young sons.
Enjoys cycling, going to the cinema and spending time with her family
Dr SmithView More
Before becoming a GP I worked in hospital medicine in the Newcastle Hospitals. I trained at Newcastle University I have a lot of experience working in palliative care and elderly medicine. I am the Lead GP for the frail and elderly pathway within the practice.
I have a passion for horses and have two that I ride every day, I also compete in dressage. I ride one horse before work so apologies if I frequently look like I have just come from the stables.
Dr YarrowView More
I grew up in Whitley Bay before moving to Edinburgh to study at medical school. After completing my studies I moved to Durham where I completed my GP training scheme. I recently got married so we moved back to the coast to be near our families. I am hoping to change to my married name of Dr Wallace soon but there is a lot of paperwork to sort out first.
Dr Van Den BosView More
Dr Van Den Bos
I attended medical school in Manchester and graduated in 1998. I survived being a junior doctor and went on to complete GP training in Rochdale. I have been working as a GP in Blyth since 2007. I have loved getting to know the town and its residents. Despite the hard work I enjoy my job and hope to be around for a long time to come.
Dr Swati ShethView More
Dr Swati Sheth
Dr Laura CorriganView More
Dr Laura Corrigan
MB Ch.B (Edinburgh University 2003) MRCGP MRCP
Dr Hilary AinsleyView More
Dr Hilary Ainsley
MB Ch.B (Manchester University 2001) DFFP MRCGP LLM
Dr John McHughView More
Dr John McHugh
He has special interests
in male health needs, care of the elderly, hypertension and
Dr Rebecca CrossView More
Dr Rebecca Cross
Nurses & Healthcare Assistants
Shaun HetheringtonView More
Elaine SansomView More
Worked as a Practice Nurse for several years, Nurse Prescriber with a specialist interest in asthma, COPD and minor ailments as well as usual nursing duties.
Rachel HutchinsonView More
I have been a nurse for 12 years and employed with the practice nearly 7 years, currently working towards my prescribing qualification, I cover a full range of patients including smoking cessation.
Dawn RichardsonView More
I have been qualified for 35 years and working as a practice nurse for 16 years. My areas of interest are Heart disease, Stroke, Hypertension, Asthma and COPD.
Julie FosterView More