Trent Valley SurgeryTel: 01522 263444
Torksey SurgeryTel: 01427 718469
Dr Nagappa completed his basic medical training in India and trained to be a GP in South Yorkshire. Apart from being a generalist he has a deep interest in dermatology. Dr Nagappa worked for over two years as a specialist doctor at the Rotherham General Hospital and has a diploma in dermatology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow to his credit. He also has a diploma in family planning. Outside of work, he loves travel, tennis and music.
Dr Nanthakumar (Dr Kumar) completed her GP training in Bassetlaw, and worked as a locum at various GP surgeries in the Bassetlaw area gaining experience in a general practice environment. Dr Kumar has an interest in Diabetes. Dr Kumar has a young family, she also enjoys keeping herself fit.
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, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
The practice manager and team of receptionists are always available to help with appointments, enquiries, general advice and to listen to your ideas and comments.
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. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.
The secretaries provide secretarial support to the Practice and also arrange hospital referrals, chase-up appointments and liaise between hospital consultants and your doctors.
Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group also employs district nurses and health visitors etc who work from within the Medical Centre.
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