Meet the Team

Our Doctors

Partners

Dr Rhiannon Lorna Olwen Bigham

MBBS (University of Newcastle, 1990), MRCGP.

Dr Laura H. Mezas

Degree in Medicine, Artsexamen, Amsterdam 1994, DRCOG, MRCGP.

Dr Kizzy Dyas

MB. ChB (Leeds) BSc (Leeds) MRCGP, DFSRH 

Dr Alex Hetmanski

MBCHB (Univeristy of Sheffield), MRCGP

Dr Rachael Emison

MB. ChB (Leicester Warwick Medical School 2003), MRCGP and DFSRH

Lisa Kitson

(Advanced Nurse Practitioner) RGN, BSc (hons) Community Health Care Nursing, MHSc Advanced Clinical Practice, Diploma in Asthma, COPD and Family Planning, Extended and Supplementary Prescribing


Salaried GP

Dr Phillip Woodhouse

MB. ChB (Leicester 1998) MRCGP


Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Jayne King 


Our Nursing Team

Sister Kathleen Boon  Sister Claire Pilling Sister Sarah O’Doherty Sister Imogen Wellman-Brown

Community Practitioner

Kelly Gaskell

Phlebotomist

Sarah Allen

Rebecca Burke

Teresa Harris

Health Care Assistant

Sarah Foster

Carly Corner

Kellie Cartwright

Other Healthcare professionals include:

First Contact Mental Health Practitioner

Pharmacist / Pharmacy Technician

Respiratory Nurse

Practice nurses are available for you to consult by appointment. Services include dressings, routine immunisations, cervical screening, doppler. Please note we no longer offer ear syringing at the surgery. 

They run clinics for the following: 

Diabetes, Asthma, Cardio/vascular, Hypertension, Child Health. Travel advice is available within normal treatment room sessions. You may meet any of our four practice nurses as they have differing work patterns.


Our Practice Team

Diane Buckingham

Practice Manager

Gary Valentine

Office Manager

Rachel Dudding

Operational Manager

The practice team also consists of administrators, receptionists and secretaries.


External Health services

Working alongside Glebe House Surgery but based in the Health Centre, Sussex Street, Bedale are district nurses, health visitors, midwives, psychologist, primary mental health care worker, social worker, chiropodist, speech therapist, family planning doctors, and dietitians. The telephone number for the Health Centre is01677 455393