Orchard Medical Practice, Stockwell Gate, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 5GGTel: 01623 400 100
The Practice is closed ONCE a month for staff development and training. Our Doctors, Nursing and administrative staff do need time to train together, which is vital to improve service delivery. The next date is Wednesday 22nd May 2013. We DO NOT close on other Wednesday afternoons. Cancelling Appointments If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone or use the link at the bottom of this page to cancel your appointment. By giving us as much notice as you can you are helping us to make sure that someone else is given your slot. Please note that the Practice has a policy for Patient who DO NOT ATTEND or fail to cancel their appointment. Patients who continue to DNA risk being removed from the Practice.Please keep your appointment, don't waste it.Emergency AppointmentsIf you require to be seen urgently, please tell the receptionist the nature of your request to assess the urgency. This facility is for emergency cases only and we ask you to not use this service for routine problemsHome VisitsHome Visits are reserved for patients who are genuinely too ill to attend surgery. Please telephone before 10.00am and be prepared to answer a few questions to help the doctors plan their calls and to assess the urgency. Please remember the doctor can see at least four patients in surgery in the time taken to do one visit.
MB ChB (Birmingham 1992) MRCGP (2007)
Dr Mills is Senior Partner for the Practice since April 2022. He is also a GP Trainer & Supervisor for Registrars.
MB ChB (Leeds 1991)Dr Freeman is our Clinical Lead for Heart Failure, Stoke,
TIA and Atrial Fibrillation. Dr Freeman is a GP Registrar Trainer and also has an interest in giving steroid joint injections
MBBS (London 2004) MRCGP DRCOG DFSRH
Dr Malik is a Partner at the Practice and has a specialist interest in Family Planning, Coils & Implants.
She also takes a lead on Medical Student we have come to the practice from Nottingham Medical University.
Dr Patrick Law is a Partner at the Practice.
He is also a Safeguarding Children Lead. He has a specialist
interest in steroid joint injections.
Dr West became a Partner on 1st May 2017. She is well known to the practice as she was a Registrar and then a Salaried Partner before becoming a Partner.
She has a specialist interest in Dermatology and Cryotherapy & excisions. She is also GP Trainer for Registrars
Dr West is on maternity leave for 9 months from June 2022.
Dr Wagstaff became a Partner on 1st January 2018. She was well known to the practice already as she was a Registrar and then a Salaried Partner before becoming a Partner.
She also leads on Palliative Care and Safeguarding Children.
Dr Dodd became a Partner on 1st May 2020. She was well known to the practice already as she was a Salaried GP before becoming a Partner.
MB ChB (Leicester 1987) FRCGP (2013).
Dr Temple was Senior Partner as the practice before his retirement at the end of March 2022, he now works as an Associate Salaried Partner one day a week from April 2022.
Dr Temple has an interest in CHD, CVD, Hypertension, Diabetes and Hypothyroid.
BMedSci, BM BS (Nottingham 1986).
Dr Macgregor was a Partner with the practice until he retired at the end of March 2022. He has returned as a Salaried Associate Partner and works one day a week.
Dr Macgregor has a specialist interest in cryotherapy and excisions.
Dr Britchford has been a Salaried GP since April 2020 with the practice. He also has a background in psychiatry and is also a trainer for Registrars.
Dr Sikandari has been a Salaried GP with Orchard since April 2021
Dr Blower is our newest Salaried GP who started with us as a
Registrar and then became a salaried GP when passed in
Dr Fatima Asif started as a Salaried GP in May 2022, she was previously with us as a GP Registrar whilst she was training
Leigh is our Safeguarding Lead RGN Nurse - she is also a practice nurse. She works one day a week at the practice
Practice Nurse - RGN
Rebecca Tate is our Practice Manager, she has over 25 years experience working at Orchard. She work's closely with the Doctors, Nurses & administrative team in the day to day management of the Practice.
Jayne is our Assistant Practice Manager and has worked at the practice for over 25 years. She assists the Practice Manager and also deals with the many aspects of the clinical system and Data Quality issues for the Practice. Jayne is also part of a team of experienced medical secretaries.
Our Secretaries type referrals letters and medical report letters, they type between 700-800 letters per month.