Meet The Staff


Dr Ruth Wilkinson MBBS., MRCGP

Dr Alistair Harrison BMBCh., MRCGP., DRCOG

Dr Kalyani Rajasooriyar MBChB., MRCGP

Laura Hodgkinson – Managing Partner

Salaried GPs

Dr Nandini Das MBBS., DFFP., MRCGP., DRCOG

Dr Cian Nutt MBChB., BMedSci., MRCGP

Dr Helen Green MBBS., MRCGP

Nursing Staff

Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

Karen Postlethwaite RGN., BSc(Hons)., NP., MSc., FCC

Emma Gaitskell RGN., BSC., NP., MSc., BSc

Mental Health Practitioner

Katy Hornby (Appointments available Mon,Weds & Fri)

Practice Nurses

Chrissy Turner RGN

Laura Cartwright RGN

Cheri Johnston RGN

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes and carry out cervical smears.

Trainee Nurse Associate (TNA)

Vikki Benson

Healthcare Assistants

Cath Hartlebury

Julie Bryan

Keeley Grierson

Practice Team

Practice Management

Laura Hodgkinson, 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.


Sue Bell & Lisa McNulty
Reception Managers
Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query.

Cat Bolton
Reception Supervisor


Joanne McGrath

Kate Farley

Beverley Lambton

Deryn Grierson

Ashton O’Hare

Tegan Grierson

Safeguarding Administrators

Kate Farley

Cat Bolton


Chris Bain

Angela Pearson


Rachel White

Kate Farley

Cat Bolton

Leanne Johnston

Joanne McGrath

Lisa McNulty

Deryn Grierson

Medicines Manager

Leanne Johnston

Prescribing Clerks

Cat Bolton

Joanne McGrath

Healthcare Team

Community Midwives

Gemma Gribbin

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

Duke Street Surgery Health Visitors are based at:

Greengate Children’s Centre
Greengate Street,
LA14 1BG
Tel: 01229 404595