Civic Medical Centre

Civic Way, Bebington, Wirral, CH63 7RX

Telephone: 0151 645 6936

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As a GP training practice we have a number of GP registrars and 4th year medical students working at the surgery. Our current training doctors are:

Dr Femi Aigboje- GP registrar

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 Anna Smethurst (f)

Dr Helena Garfit (f)
MBChB (Hons) 2011, MSc (2010), MRCGP (2020)

Dr Claire Lavelle

Nursing Team

Mrs Alex Amis (f)
RGN, Independent Nurse Prescriber

Mrs Jane Dermott (f)
RGN, Non Medical Prescribing Nurse

Mrs Jillian Gunn (f)
Healthcare Assistant

Mrs Deborah Griffin
Healthcare Assistant


Dawn Heggarty
Practice Manager

Mrs Kelly O’Rourke (f)
Office Manager

Mrs Tina Gerard (f) - Practice Secretary

Miss Abigail Warren (f) - Data/IT Manager

Mr Christopher Gandy (m) - Data/IT Administrator

Mrs Hazel Fogg (f) - Data/IT Administrator

Ms Natalie Watterson (f) - Data/IT Administrator

Mrs Lisa Cooke (f) - Receptionist

Mrs Claire Anderson (f) - Receptionist

Mrs Carmel Bennett (f) - Receptionist

Mrs Helen Buckley - Receptionist

Mrs Joanna Baines - Receptionist

Mrs Nichola Stevenson - Receptionist

Mrs Wendy Dooley - Receptionist

Other Staff

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

Michaela Espindula – Physician Associate for Healthier South Wirral. Learn more about Michaela’s role: Michaela Espindula Physician Associate

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

Michaela Espindula – Physician Associate. Learn more about Michaela’s role:

Rocco Hadland (MPharm, MSc, IP) - Clinical Pharmacist

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
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