Meet Our Staff

Dr Roy Williams

Dr Roy Williams – GP

Med School/University –  University of Wales College of Medicine

Qualifications and date achieved – BSc(Hons) (1993) MBBCh (1995) MRCS 2001 MRCGP 2008

Career to date – Following training in South Wales, I moved to the West Midlands for a training programme in General and Breast surgery, working in various hospitals in the region, before commencing my career in General Practice in 2008.

Clinical interests/specialisms – I have training in Orthopaedics and Rheumatology have an interest in bone and joint problems and perform joint injections in the surgery. I am currently the Clinical Director for the Wyre Forest Health Partnership (our network of practices) and am also digital lead.  I have role working for the Integrated Care System (ICS) as one of the Primary Care Network leads for Worcestershire and as Primary Care Digital lead.

Dr Tristan Brodie

Dr Tristan Brodie – GP

Med School/University – University of Birmingham

Qualifications and date achieved – MBChB (2004) DCH MRCGP

Career to date – I completed my GP training in 2010 and have been working in Stourport ever since. I became a Partner in 2011.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Diabetes, Child health and Safeguarding.

Dr Sarah Malcomson

Dr Sarah Malcomson – GP

Med School/University – University of Sheffield

Qualifications and date achieved – MbChB 2005, MRCGP 2010, DRCOG, DFSRH, PG Diploma Dermatology

Career to date – Junior doctor training at Sheffield teaching hospitals 2005 – 2007, GP training in North Worcestershire VTS 2007 – 2010.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Dermatology, Women’s health, End of life care.

Dr Rafik Fanous

Dr Rafik Fanous –  GP

Med School/University – Menofia University, Egypt 2001

Qualifications and date achieved – MBBCh 2001, MRCS 2008, MRCGP 2016

Career to date – I started my career in Plastic surgery in Egypt. In 2010, I started working in the UK as an A&E Speciality Doctor and in 2012 I started GP training.  I have worked in Stourport since 2014, starting as a Registrar, then a Salaried GP and I became a Partner in 2019.   I continue to work in A&E one day a week.

Clinical interests/specialisms –  MSK, Joint injections, Minor surgery.

Dr Nicola Cox

Dr Nicola Cox – GP

Med School/University – University of Birmingham Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – MBChB (Hons, 1997), DRCOG, DCH,MRCGP (2001)

Career to date – North Worcestershire GP VTS. GP in New Zealand 2002, Great Witley Surgery 2003-2020.

Clinical interests/specialisms – GP Training, Diabetes, Women’s Health.

Dr Jayne Hird

Dr Jayne Hird – GP

Med School/University – Leicester Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – MbChB 1989, Diploma of Child Health 1992, Diploma of Faculty of Family Planning 1993, Diploma of Primary Care Mental Health 2015.

Career to date – Junior Doctor in Surgery, Medicine, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General and Community Paediatrics. Previously Salaried Doctor and then Partner at Kidderminster Health Centre. Partner at Kidderminster Medical Centre. Currently also working as GP in A&E and Out of Hours GP.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Urgent Care, Mental Health and Children’s health.

Dr Andrew Cox

Dr Andrew Cox – GP

Med School/University – Birmingham University Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – MB ChB DRCOG MRCGP, Partner since 2003

Career to date – GP training scheme Kidderminster and Worcester.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Men’s health, Respiratory medicine, Palliative care.

Dr Isabel Alford

Dr Isabel Alford – GP

Med School/University – Birmingham University

Qualifications and date achieved – MBChB (Hons), MRCP(2010), MRCGP(20012), DRCOG, DFSRH

Career to date – After graduating from Birmingham University I completed my GP Training in Worcester.  I then worked in Worcestershire in GP practices, A&E and the Out of Hours service before coming to work at Stourport Medical Centre in 2014.

Clinical interests/specialisms – General medicine, Women’s and Children’s health.

Dr Caroline Heath

Dr Caroline Heath – GP

Med School/University – Birmingham University

Qualifications and date achieved – MBChB (1988) DRCOG, DFFP,  MRCGP, M Med Ed

Career to date – Deputy head of Academy University of Birmingham medical school, Community Based Medicine, ongoing

Clinical interests/specialisms – Dermatology, Education

Dr Christopher Wenham

Dr Chris Wenham – GP

Med School/University – University of Birmingham Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – MbChB (Hons, 2001) MRCOphth (2005) MRCGP (2009)

Career to date – Medical House Job at Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, Surgical House Job Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Ophthalmology SHO at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals and Wolverhampton Eye Infirmary, GP training on the Black Country South GP VTS

Clinical interests/specialisms – Ophthalmology, Minor Surgery, Safeguarding, End of Life Care.

Dr Sebastian Morton

Dr Sebastian Morton – GP

Med School/University – I attended Warwick University Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – 2004 BSc Hons microbiology and virology, 2008 MBChB medical training, 2013 Completed GP training

Career to date – I graduated in 2008. I completed GP training in Stourport in 2013 and have worked here as a GP since then. As well as working at the surgery I work on the Wyre Forest Ward in Kidderminster. I am also one of the GPs involved in leadership and management in the practice.

Clinical interests/specialisms – My clinical interests are the treatment of drug and alcohol addiction.

Dr Marie Gibson

Dr Marie Gibson – GP

Med School/University – University of Birmingham qualified 2000.

Qualifications and date achieved – MBChB 2000, DRCOG 2002, DCH 2002, DFFP 2004, MRCGP 2005

Career to date – GP training in Worcestershire, including registrar at Stourport health centre.1-1/2 years working as volunteer doctor in India doing anything & everything from delivering babies to looking after TB patients, minor surgery, home visits.

Returned to Stourport in 2007 and became a Partner.

Now Lead GP for our neighbourhood team which incorporates frailty work covering home visiting & care homes.

I am also the WFHP lead for Learning disability’s,  which has allowed me to help further develop the way we as an organisation can provide better care for our patients with a learning disability. This is an area I feel strongly about and am proud to be part of an organisation that places the same value on providing really holistic care for our patient’s with a learning disability.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Over the years I have also developed special interests in Mental health, Women’s health, and Paediatrics (children’s health).

Dr Lizzie Follows

Dr Lizzie Follows – GP

Med School/University – Nottingham University 

Qualifications and date achieved – BMBS, BmedSci, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH

Career to date – I graduated in 2003, did my house jobs in Derby and then worked in New Zealand for 6 months before returning to UK to gain further experience in A and E, acute medicine and sexual health.  I then joined the GP training scheme in the Wyre forest and following qualification in 2009 worked as a locum across the county and as a salaried GP in Redditch before joining Stourport in 2012.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Woman’s health has always been an interest and I have been a coil and implant fitter for many years.  I have been the lead for woman’s health for the WFHP for a number of years and have recently also become a GP trainer.  

Dr Miranda Wynne-Edwards

Dr Miranda Wynne-Edwards – GP

Med School/University – Nottingham Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – BMBS BMedSci

Career to date – I did my GP training in Buckinghamshire and then when qualified I worked as a GP in Oxford. I moved to Worcester in 2013 and started work at York House in 2014.

Clinical interests/specialisms – General medicine, Women’s & Children’s Health

Dr George Atherton

Dr George Atherton

Med School/University – Norwich Medical School

Qualifications and date achieved – BSc (Hons) (2011) MBBS (2016) MRCGP (2022)

Career to date – Foundation and General Practice training in the West Midlands

Clinical interests/specialisms –  General medicine and research.

Georgia Barry

Georgia Barry – Physician Associate 

Med School/University – Keele Univeristy, University of Worcester 

Qualifications and date achieved – BSc (Hons) Biomedical science (2016), MSc Physician Associate (2018)

Career to date – Stourport Medical Centre.

Clinical interests/specialisms –  I am currently conducting research into the PA curriculum and the profession within General Practice as part of my PhD.  

Angela Bellamy

Angela Bellamy – Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Med School/University – TBC

Qualifications and date achieved – BSc(Hons). Dip HE. Non medical prescriber. Further and Adult education teachers certificate

Career to date – Worked in general practice since 1991. Initially as a practice nurse then after further training as a nurse practitioner.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Specialist areas include women’s health – gynaecology, contraception, HRT and sexual health.  Fitting and removing of contraceptive implants.  Respiratory management – asthma, COPD.

Sara Bannister

Sara Bannister – Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Med School/University attended – Worcester University for BSC Adult Nursing and Advanced clinical practice masters modules and Wolverhampton university for specialist Community Practitioner in health visiting

Qualifications and date achieved – 2004 – Bcs adult nursing 2010 – Health Visiting Specialist Community Practitioner 2019 – Independent Prescribing.

Career to date – Started my nursing career in accident and emergency in Redditch then moved on to community nursing around Wyre forest area. Changed to working in the fields of discharge coordination and continuing health care management before moving on to work as a health visitor in the Dudley area and Stourport. This lead to being part of the start up team for family nurse partnership service in Worcestershire, working with vulnerable young families across Worcestershire before commencing work in Stourport as an advanced nurse practitioner.

Clinical interests/specialisms – I continue to have an interest in children particularly under 5’s and undertake the 8 week developmental reviews for the surgery. I also cover the home visiting service for Stourport part time, whilst the remainder of my time completing more generalised advanced nurse practitioner work.

Andrea Carroll

Andrea Carroll – Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Med School/University attended – Worcester University & Birmingham City University

Qualifications and date achieved – Registered General Nurse (Bsc) 2004; District Nurse Specialist Community Practitioner (BsC Hons) 2008; Independent Prescriber 2011; Advanced Clinical Practitioner (MsC) 2012

Career to date – I worked for Worcestershire Health & Care Trust as a Community Staff Nurse in Bewdley and Stourport. Once I gained my Specialist Practitioner qualification I was District Nurse Team Leader at Hagley. I then worked with the Admission Prevention Team as a Community Matron covering Stourport, Hagley and Wolverley. I have been working for WFHP as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner , visiting patients in their own homes and care/nursing homes for last 5 years.

Clinical interests/specialisms – Elderly Care, Palliative Care.