Meet the Team

Our Doctors

Dr Sarah Harman (f)
MRCGP, MB.BS, B,Med.Sci, DFFP GMC No. 4062046

Monday am and pm

Tuesday am and pm
Thursday am and pm

Dr Nazar Saleem (m)
MRCGP, MB, BS GMC no: 6137792

Monday am and pm

Thursday am and pm
Friday am and pm

Dr Shahid Malik  (m) 

B.Sc, M.B.B.S, MRCGP, MRCP GMC no: 6062396

Monday am and pm
Wednesday am and pm
Thursday am and pm

Our Practice Team

Christine Colls (f)

Practice Manager

Responsible for the administration and general running of the practice.

Mrs Ann Osborne

Head IT Administrator

Responsible for keeping the surgeries technology running and key administrative duties.

Christine Watson  & Meg Rusher


Christine and Meg are the Medical Secretaries for the three GP’s and ANP. Christine types all referral letters and follows up hospital appointments.

Gill Waghorn

Clinical Coding

Responsible for coding of clinical letters.

Daniella, Fiona, Jill, Julie, Lauren, Lorraine, Margaret, Meg and Sophie


Responsible for greeting both patients and members of the public. Telephone queries, booking appointments, processing prescriptions and other office duties.

Lorraine and Daniella

Registration of New Patients

Our Nursing Staff

Ruth Davis

Ruth is able to offer patients appointments for Cervical Smears, Travel and Child Immunitations,Health Promotion and various treatment room duties. 

Flossie Dover
RGN/Independent Nurse Prescriber

Flossie is experienced in providing advice for contraception including HRT. She also provides annual and ongoing management and support for chronic diseases such as Asthma, COPD, Diabetes, Ischaemic Heart Disease,
Learning Disabilities, Hypertension and Spirometry.

In addition to this Flossie also undertakes wound care and leg ulcer management, including doppler assessments.
Travel advice and immunisations.
Family planning advice and smears

Melanie Pick
RGN/Independent Nurse Prescriber

Is a Practice Nurse and provides Chronic Disease management in:
Diabetes, Hypertension, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Asthma, COPD/Spirometry.
Melanie also provides the following services:
Contraception / Family Planning, smears and sexual health advice.
Childhood Immunisations
Dressings and Leg Ulcer advice
Travel advice and immunisations

Leanne Aston

Healthcare Assistant

Leanne is qualified to take blood withdrawal, blood pressure readings, ECG’s and Audiometry. She also assists the GP’s during minor surgery.

Lauren Hill


Lauren is new to the practice and we are delighted that she has become fully qualified to withdrawal blood.

Our Healthcare Team

Community Midwives

They are based at Abbey Medical Practice and can be contacted on 01386 502323

District Nurses

The District Nursing team provide nursing care to patients in their homes and work closely with the Primary Health Care Team to meet the needs of patients, their carers and family. The team have a wide variety of skills, knowledge and experience to provide care and treatment that a modern community practice requires.

Macmillan Nurse

Karen works for St Richards hospice and cares for palliative patients. She can be contacted on 01905 763963

Community Drug Team

Work at the surgery every Friday by appointment only

Health Visitor

Helen Boorman is our associated health visitor she can be contacted on 0300 1239551