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 13/04/2022

Dr Rachel Harrison- GP registrar
Dr Marianne Pourikkou-James- GP registrar
Dr Lorelle Mault– 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

Mrs Alex Amis (f)

Diploma in General Nursing, Chester University (2006)

Mrs Jane Dermott (f)

RGN, Non Medical Prescribing Nurse

Mrs Jillian Gunn (f)


Admin Team

Dawn Heggarty

Practice Manager

Mrs Kelly O’Rourke (f)

Office Manager

Mrs Tina Gerard (f)

Practice Secretary

Mr Christopher Gandy (m)

Data/IT Administrator

A Warren (f)

Data/IT Manager

Mrs Hazel Fogg (f)

Data/IT Administrator

Ms Natalie Watterson (f)

Data/IT Administrator

Mrs Lisa Cooke (f)


Mrs Nancy Brabander (f)


Mrs Jean Fitch (f)


Mrs Claire Anderson (f)


Miss Claire Billington (f)


Mrs Carmel Bennett (f)


Mrs Helen Buckley


Mrs Joanna Baines


Miss Lyndsay Brocken


Other Staff

Rocco Hadland (MPharm, MSc, IP)

Clinical Pharmacist

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)

Other Staff

Rachel Keirl – Community Paramedic. Learn more about Rachel’s role: Rachel Keirl Community Paramedic

Suzanne Thomas – Specialist Learning Disabilities Nurse. Learn more about Suzanne’s role: Suzanne Thomas Learning Disability Nurse Practitioner

Tracey Pilgrim – Cancer Care Coordinator. Learn more about Tracey’s role: Tracey Pilgrim Cancer Care Coordinator

Ben Keegan – Health Coach. Learn more about Ben’s role: Ben Keegan Health Coach

Mya Higginson – Wellbeing Practitioner. Learn more about Mya’s role: Mya Higginson Wellbeing Practitioner

Claire Thomson – Care Coordinator Care Homes. Learn more about Claire’s role: Claire Thomson Care Coordinator Care Homes

Daisy Senior – Health Coach. Learn more about Daisy’s role: Daisy Senior Health Coach

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Thursday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Saturday
  • Sunday