Our Team

The Doctors
Dr S Savvas (Male) MBBS DCH MRCGP – Partner
Dr R Merritt (Male) BM DRCOG MRCGP – Partner
Dr C McGregor (Female) MRCGP, DCH, DFFP - Partner
Dr C Brand (Female) MB BS BSc MRCP MRCGP DFFP - Assistant
Dan Rouncivell (Male) BSC - Paramedic Practitioner
The Practice Nurses
Lesley Saunders - Practice Nurse
Paula Ricketts - Healthcare Assistant
Bernie Smith – Healthcare Assistant
Sally Smith – Healthcare Assistant
Tracey Strevens - Phebotomist
All appointments with the nursing team need to be booked in advance and they will see patients for the following:  Blood tests, dressings, removal of stitches, vaccinations, blood pressure checks, ear syringing, ECG, spirometry, cervical screening, dietary advice and weight checks, asthma/COPD/diabetes monitoring, CVD risk assessments, minor injuries and smoking cessation clinics.
Practice Manager
Ms Sonia Mulla is our Practice Manager. If you have any problems or suggestions for the practice, Sonia will be able to help.
Deputy Practice Manager
Mrs Carole Goldsmith has been working at the surgery for over fourteen years and will assist Sonia with the smooth running of the practice.
Finance Manager
Mrs Amanda Richardson has been working at the surgery for 24 years and is our Finance Manager now.
Personal Assistants
Each GP has a personal assistant as follows:  
Dr Savvas - Caroline,  
Dr Merritt - Karen 
Dr McGregor - Margaret 
Dr Brand - Sam.  
They will liaise with the GPs on your behalf.
Receptionists and Administrators
We have a team of eight receptionists who have a very difficult job to do.
They are a valuable link between yourself and the doctor so please try to treat them with consideration.
They are Margaret, Joan, Karen, Sam, Annette, Tracey, Helen and Nicola.
We also have a Secretary, Caroline and an Administrator, Maura.