Lunesdale Surgery Team
The team at Lunesdale are dedicated to delivering the highest quality healthcare to meet the needs of patients, to make the most of new advances in medicine and technology whilst still maintaining the personal and caring role of the traditional family doctor.
Dr Peter Weeks (m)
GP Partner, MB ChB. I'm just a GP!
Dr Philip Underwood (m)
GP Partner, MB BS, MSc. Phil qualified as a GP in 2005 and has a special interest in skin and musculo-skeletal conditions. He also helps to train doctors in their final year before becoming GP's.
Dr Joanna Cobley (f)
GP Partner, and a relatively local lass having grown up in Settle. I have been a GP for 20 years and I worked in Brighton for several years before returning to my northern roots. I have 3 daughters who keep me busy and can often be found out on my bike exploring our beautiful local area. I have an interest in contraception, menopause and women's health.
Dr Thomas Jamieson (m)
GP Partner, MB ChB, MRCGP. Tom has stayed at the surgery after he trained under local legend, Dr Simon Kaye. He has an interest in headache medicine and is involved in teaching medical students at Lancaster University. He is a Dad of 2, a bad 7-a-side footballer and a snowboard addict.
Dr Jessica Corrie (f)
Salaried GP. MBCHB Hons Sheffield, BSc Hons Neuroscience Edinburgh.
Dr Rebecca Brandwood (f)
Abigail Alexander (f)
Advanced Nurse Practioner
Lynne Ashton (f)
Helen Chard (f)
Experienced Practice Nurse, with a specialist interest in wound care and leg ulcer management. Outside of work Helen enjoys a busy rural life and knitting and sewing for her grandchildren.
Vanessa Taylor (f)
Practice Manager. Abi has over 18 years experience of managing staff, resources and projects in both the voluntary and public sector. Including management roles in both primary and secondary care settings. If you have any concerns or feedback about your care or the Practice as a whole Abi is happy to speak with you.
Care Navigator & Social Prescriber - a friendly face that can see you in your own home to identify the needs of individuals and work in partnership with other community services to achieve a co-ordinated approach in a timely manner to address peoples health and care needs.
Dawn is our finance manager responsible for all aspects of the finances for the Practice.
Louise recently joined the practice after working for The Morecambe Bay Trust for 12 years. She is responsible for the smooth running of reception and to ensure you are dealt with in a friendly, efficient and confidential manner.
I am the musculoskeletal first contact practitioner. My role involves assessing, diagnosing and helping establish the best way to manage joint, soft tissue and muscle pain. This includes requesting investigations or making onward hospital referrals where necessary. The aim is also to provide early advice on prevention, treatment and supported self-management. I qualified with a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree in 2014 and currently approaching the end of an MSc in Advancing Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Practice with Nottingham University.
I am the Clinical Pharmacist for Western Dales Primary Care Network, answering medication queries for staff and patients, actioning medication safety alerts, and helping the medical teams with medication reviews.