Dapdune House Surgery , Wharf Road, Guildford, GU1 4RPTel: 01483 400200
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MB BS (London 1977 Westminster) MRCGP DRCOG
David joined the practice in 1981 and has for many years worked as a GP trainer.
In more recent years he has had an interest in the overall delivery of NHS care to patients in Guildford and Waverley and in 2003-2006 he became chairman of the Professional Executive Team of Guildford and Waverley PCT.
In April 2013 he became part time in the practice and the remainder of his time is spent as Chairman of NHS Guildford and Waverley Clinical Commissioning Group.
MB ChB (Leeds 1982) MRCP
Dr Allison Jump joined the practice in 1995 after spending 5 years working in hospital medicine before training to be a GP.
She has a special interest in Dermatology and has considerable experience in Diabetes, working as a Specialty doctor in Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Royal Surrey County Hospital.
She is the clinical lead for patient services and has helped to set up the Dapdune patient participation group.
MB ChB (Glasgow 1985) MRCGP DRCOG FPA Cert. PG Cert.
Dr Groom worked as a GP in Glasgow and Merseyside before joining Dapdune House Surgery in 1998 and has been a partner for over 12 years.
She previously worked in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Family Planning and is Women’s Health Lead for the practice.
As a GP trainer she teaches young doctors to become GPs and has a special interest in GP Education having gained a PG Cert in Education and Leadership at the University of Kent.
MB ChB (Birmingham 2002) MRCGP DRCOG MSc (SEM)
Dr Sharpe graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2002.
She continued her postgraduate training in the southeast and completed a Master's degree in Sports and Exercise Medicine from Queen Mary's, University of London before joining the practice as a Partner in 2013.
She enjoys all aspects of General practice and has a particular interest in musculoskeletal medicine.
MB ChB (Hons) (Sheffield 1998) MRCGP DCH DFFP DRCOG
Dr Williams trained at Sheffield University and completed her GP training in Nottingham before moving to Hampshire then Surrey.
She first worked at Dapdune House Surgery on a temporary basis for the two years and joined the partnership in 2014.
She enjoys all aspects of primary care, with a particular interest in women's health. She also works as a GP appraiser.
MBBS BSc (Imperial) MRCGP
Dr Renwick graduated from Imperial College London in 2008 and went on to complete her GP training in Guildford before joining Dapdune House Surgery in Autumn 2015.
She enjoys all aspects of family medicine and has a particular interest in mental health and substance misuse, for which she is Clinical Lead for the practice.
BA (Hons) MBBS (St George's) MRCGP MRCP DFSRH DRCOG
Dr Green graduated from St George's, University of London in 2010 and went on to complete her GP training in London before joining Dapdune House Surgery in April 2017.
She enjoys all aspects of family medicine and has a particular interest in women's health.
BSc (Hons) MBBS (London 1999) DRCOG MRCGP
Dr Navamani is a graduate of Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital. His subsequent training in General Practice occurred, principally, in Epsom and Leatherhead. He has since worked for a number of years in Partnership in Kew.
His many interests include Men's Health and Medicines Management which ensures patients have safe and effective use of medicines.
BSC (Hons) BM (Southampton) MRCGP
Dr Osborne graduated from the University of Southampton in 2010 and went on to complete her GP training in Guildford before joining Dapdune House Surgery in January 2018.
She enjoys all aspects of general practice.
This practice has been accredited as being suitable for the training of those doctors intending to become general practitioners.
This means that the practice and doctors have had to achieve a number of standards which have been assessed by the GP Deanery for Kent, Surrey and Sussex, acting on behalf of the national organisation (the Postgraduate Medical Education Board)
These are some points for your information:
The Practice also contributes to the training of medical students or school students on work experience. Sometimes you may be asked if you object to a student “sitting in” with your doctor. You are quite entitled to decline, but your co-operation would be appreciated.
The Practice also contributes to the training of community nursing staff, and student nurses gaining community experience.
The practice business manager's role is to ensure that the practice is run effectively and is well positioned to respond to emerging health needs. They are available to answer questions and receive comments on the running of the practice.
Reception, Medical Secretaries, Administration staff
The receptionists are the public face (and voice) of the practice and have a variety of important roles within it. They are always available to help you while the surgery is open. The administration team provide the necessary systems support in a modern surgery to manage and retreive information. The medical secretaries deal with all the doctors' correspondence including claim forms and reports etc and can provide information regarding referrals to specialists in the medical profession.However, this whole team is deployed together, at busy times, to ensure the very best service possible is offered to our patients seeking appointments.
Our Patient Centred Values
The Midwives are involved in all aspects of maternity care, holding Ante Natal and Booking Clinics at the surgery. The booking In appointment is a lengthy first appointment during which all information and guidance is provided. The appointment is followed up with short check ups with the midwife and GP. The community midwife visits you at home with your baby, providing continuity of care. The Midwives can be contacted at the Royal Surrey County Hospital, St Catherine’s Ward – 01483 464147.
A team of community registered nurses and health care assistants visit house bound patients with nursing needs.
They provide: Wound care management and pressure ulcer prevention. Care of IV central lines (including chemotherapy pumps), and Intravenous medication. Chronic disease management, Continence care, Palliative and end of life care. They can be contacted on 0300 303 9513, or out of hours on 0777 177 2180, or via their website;
A Health Visitor is a qualified nurse who has taken further training in child development and community health. Health visitors work within the local community and focus particularly on supporting expectant mothers, young families and children with special needs. Your local health visitor team is based at the Jarvis Centre. They run baby clinics in the Guildford area and can be contacted on 01483 783288. More detail and the programme of baby clinics can be found here.
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