Civic Medical Centre

Civic Medical Centre

Civic Way, Bebington, Wirral, CH63 7RX

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Telephone: 0151 645 6936

Out of Hours: 111

Practice Staff


As a GP training practice we will often have a number of GP registrars working at the surgery.

Updated 24/11/2020:

Dr Elen Royles- GP registrar
Dr Stephanie Baxter- GP registrar
Dr Julien Toh – Foundation Training doctor

Dr Helen Downs (f)

MB ChB (Birmingham 1990), DRCOG (London 1994), MRCGP (London 2011), FRCGP (2017), Senior Partner and Registered Manager.

Dr Emma Lawrence (f)

MBBS (London 1991), DRCOG (London 1994), MRCGP (London 1997), FRCGP (2016), Special Interests – GP Trainer.

Dr Philip Harris (m)

MB ChB (Liverpool 1996), MRCGP (London 2001), Special Interests – Minor surgery.

Dr Thomas Geoffrey Askew (m)

MB ChB (2005), MRCGP (2010)

Dr Lisa Moore (f)

BMBS (Nottingham 2010), MRCGP (2015), DFSRH, DRCOG, Special Interests – Women’s Health & Family Planning

Dr Katherine Jones (f)


Dr Helen Monk (f)

MB ChB (Keele 2013), MPhil, MRCGP (2019), DFSRH

Dr Anthony Brown (m)

2011, MRCGP (2019)

Dr Anna Smethurst (f)


Dr Helena Garfit (f)

MBChB (Hons) 2011, MSc (2010), MRCGP (2020)

Nursing Team

Sister Kelley Ball (f)

Advanced Nurse Practitioner; B Ed (Hons) University of Liverpool 2003; MSc in Advanced Practice University of Liverpool 2013

Liz Charles

Nurse Practitioner

Sister Jacqueline Williamson (f)

SEN May 1981, DEN 1985, RGN October 1998

Mrs Alex Amis (f)

Diploma in General Nursing, Chester University (2006)

Mrs Jane Dermott (f)

RGN, Non Medical Prescribing Nurse

Mrs Jillian Gunn (f)


Mrs Linda Scholes (f)


Admin Team

Dawn Heggarty

Practice Manager

Mrs Kelly O’Rourke (f)

Office Manager

Mrs Tina Gerard (f)

Data/IT Manager

Mr Christopher Gandy (m)

Data/IT Administrator

A Warren (f)

Data/IT Administrator

E Cuthbert (f)

Data/IT Administrator

Mrs Hilary Lloyd (f)


Ms Natalie Watterson (f)


Mrs Janet Booth (f)


Mrs Lisa Cooke (f)


Mrs Nancy Brabander (f)


Mrs Lisa Fields (f)


Mrs Jean Fitch (f)


Miss Claire Billington (f)


Mrs Carmel Bennett (f)


Mrs Ellie Malam (f)

Care Coordinator PCN

Physician Associates

Physician associates (PAs) are medically trained, healthcare professionals, who work alongside doctors and other members of the practice team to provide a range of patient care.

Want to know more? See below:

Physicians Associates Leaflet

Physicians Associates FAQs

Our surgeries Physician Associate is James Prendergast (m)

Community Midwives

The midwives work with all the doctors to care for mothers before and after delivery.

Community Nurses

Our PCT attached District Nurses provide nursing care in your home and liaise closely with all other members of the team.

Health Visitors

Our Health Visitors are specially qualified to provide information, advice and support to families with small children. It is part of their job to visit all children under five.

Attached Staff

We are able, as required, to refer to a dietician, physiotherapist, chiropodist, a health visitor for the elderly, a psychologist for counselling and various specialist nurses including community psychiatric and Macmillan nurses.