Deddington Health Centre is a partnership consisting of 4 GP Partners and 4 Salaried GP’s.
Dr Sue Ruddock – Senior GP PartnerBSc (Hons) MB ChB(Hons) MRCP (UK) DRCOG DFSRH (Registered Birmingham 1984)I am particularly interested in Musculo-skeletal problems, Diabetes and Family Planning. I fit coils and contraceptive implants. I also administer various soft tissue injections. GMC No: 2824808
Dr James McLaughlin – GP PartnerMB BCH MRCGP (Registered Belfast 1992)I am in charge of training at the surgery so I oversee our medical students and GP trainee doctors. Apart from that I am a general, all round GP. GMC No: 3585322
Dr Mike D’Souza – GP PartnerMBBS DCH MRCGP (Registered London 1990)My main interest is Respiratory illnesses such as Asthma and COPD. I also do joint injections. GMC No: 3329816
Dr Martyn Chambers – GP PartnerBSc MBBS MRCP (UK) MRCGP DPD (Registered London 1997)My main interests are Dermatology (skin problems – rashes, moles, acne etc) and Minor Surgery. GMC No: 4416865
Dr Hannah Ward – Salaried GPMRCP MRCGP (Registered Southampton 1998)My interest is in Women’s Health, particularly hormonal problems and Rheumatology. I fit coils and contraceptive implants. GMC No: 4519342
Dr Laura Bennett – Salaried GP
MBBCh MRCGP DRCOG Dip PallMed
My interests are palliative care, cardiovascular medicine and mental health.
Dr Alia Butt – Salaried GPMuDR, MRCPCH, DFSRH, MRCGP (Registered 2006 Czech Republic). My main interests are Paediatrics (child health), Dermatology (skin problems) and Allergies. I also fit coils and contraceptive implants. GMC: 6146396
Dr Tim Brimecombe – Salaried GP BA BM BCh MRCP (Registered Oxford 2013)My main interests are Diabetes, Dermatology and musculoskeletal issues. I also do various joint and soft tissue injections. GMC No: 7283654.
Dr Lauren Dixon – Salaried GP
BM BMedSci, DRCOG, MRCGP (2017)My interests are women’s health, sexual health and caring for patients with learning disabilities.
Dr Jordan FordBSc MBChB PGCert MRCGP (Registered Bristol 2014)My main interests are ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat), pediatrics, elderly care and medicine optimisation. I also enjoy teaching medical students. GMC: 7456348
We hope this information will be useful for you if you are trying to decide which GP would be the best person to see for a particular problem. Of course all the GPs are able to manage most issues you raise and they will always point you to another GP if that will help your care.
Our Practice Nursing team is led by the Nursing Services Manager. Our Nurses run chronic disease management clinics to include diabetes, coronary heart disease, asthma and COPD reviews. They undertake wound reviews and dressing changes, remove sutures following procedures and complete contraception reviews and cervical screening. We offer health promotion advice to include smoking cessation, diet, alcohol and exercise and are able to provide foreign travel advice and NHS travel immunisations.
Health Care Assistants
Our healthcare assistant will help you with new patient registration medicals, blood pressure checks, weight checks, health checks dietary advice and blood tests.
Our Management Team consists of a Practice Manager, GP Services Manager, Accounts Assistant and two medical secretaries. Queries about referrals can be made to them on 01869 337894.
Business Support Team
Patient Services Team
The Patient Services Team managed by Mrs Jackie Mahon consists of GP Reception, Patient Administration and GP Medical Secretaries.
You can be sure that our GP Services Team respect patient confidentiality and that the practice adheres to the latest legislation giving you peace of mind when discussing issues that are personal to you.
Dispensing Services Team
The Dispensary is where the medical supplies are stored and distributed to patients by our fully qualified Pharmacist, Dispensary manager, and Dispensers.