Our Staff


Dr James Cowdery

MBChB (Leicester 2004) BSc (Hons) MRCP DRCOG MRCGP

Dr Yousef Sheikh


Dr Priya Narayan


Dr Kate Hinchliffe


Trainee Doctors

Dr Mohamed Hassan

GP Trainee - Specialty Training Year 3

Dr Jacob Nigam

Foundation Doctor - Year 2

Dr Raymond Matthews

Foundation Doctor - Year 2

Physician Associates

Fathima Iqbal

Physician Associate

Nurse Practitioners

Becky Stanfield

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Practice Nurses

Emma Bell

Practice Nurse

I Qualified with an Adult Nursing Diploma at University of Central Lancashire in 2012, my first post was district nursing which I did for 4 years and then went on to do IV antibiotics in the community. In 2016 I began my role of being a Practice nurse and started working here at Waterfoot in December 2017. I have qualifications in chronic disease management such as Diabetes, Asthma/COPD, Spirometry and Coronary Heart Disease primary care management. I have trained in contraceptive/sexual health management and smear sampling. I completed nurse mentorship diploma in 2014 and short degree course in practice nursing in 2017.

Hannah McLaughlin

Practice Nurse

Nursing Associates

Lisa McCutcheon

Nursing Associate

Healthcare Assistants

Deborah Wilkinson

Healthcare Assistant

Rebecca Potter



Saika Bi

Clinical Pharmacist

Mudassar Yaqoob


Noreen Ahmed

Pharmacy Technician

MSK Practitioners

Daryl Thorpe

MSK Practitioner

Health & Wellbeing Practitioners

Angela Pearson

Health Coach

Deborah Dewhurst

Social Prescriber

Practice Management

Gill Barnard

Practice Manager, Non Clinical Partner

Kelly Flockhart

Assistant Practice Manager


Angela Barrett

Senior Prescribing Administrator

Sarah Penty

Senior Administrator

Karen Adams



Rebecca Potter

Senior Receptionist

Karen Birchall

Medical Receptionist

Rajna Khatun

Medical Receptionist

Heidi Alderson

Medical Receptionist

Josie O'Riordan

Medical Receptionist

Rachael Egan

Medical Receptionist

Hannah Shiers

Medical Receptionist


Laura Suthers

Senior Medical Secretary

Hayley Brobbin

Medical Secretary

Sarah Grundy

Medical Secretary