Meet the Team


Dr Yasar Mahmood (m)
GP Partner
MBBS,MRCGP,MRCP(uk), DOccMEd, PGD Cardiology – Qualified in 2001 in London (Partner)

Dr Nasir Ratyal (m)
GP Partner

Nursing Team

Mrs Joanne McKeeman (f)
Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Ms Shaifahna Hussain (f)
Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Carol Noon (f)
Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Deborah North (f)
Nurse Practitioner


The role of the practice nurse is to promote the health and wellbeing of patients. This includes:

  • The management of long term conditions
  • Advice on and administration of travel vaccinations
  • Women’s health, cervical smear tests and contraception
  • Smoking cessation
  • Wound care – only certain treatments so please enquire if required

Mrs Michelle Newton (f)
Lead Nurse

Shereece Hercules (f)
Practice Nurse

Healthcare Assistants

Mrs Jacky Keller (f)
Healthcare Assistant

Practice Team

Practice Management

Miss Charlotte Walker (f)
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 provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

Mrs Sarah O (f)
Reception Manager


Our team of Receptionists are on hand to deal with your appointments and any enquiries you may have.

Additional Staff

Community Midwives

The Community Midwife Team from Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust provide maternity services and antenatal care for our patients. They can offer advice with any pregnancy related questions.

Theresa Marsden is the midwife attached to our surgery.

Community Nurses

A team of district nurses run daily clinics in the main health centre. Patients can make appointments for this clinic via the main health centre reception or by phoning 01484 221600.

The district nursing team also provide a range of care for housebound patients. If you are housebound and require a district nurse home visit please telephone 01484 221600 or contact the surgery.

Health Visitors

The health visitors are part of the Supporting Families team and offer support on a wide range of child health issues. They can be contacted on 030 3330 9820.