Meet the Team


Dr Esther Scotland

Senior Partner

Dr David Wang

Dr Caroline Pickles

Dr Obi Ohakanu

Dr Sarah Baker

Nursing Team

Sarah Marley

Advanced Nurse Practitioner


Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

Sr Debbie Howells

Sr Tina Pritchard

Diabetes Champion

Sr Lesley Challis

Healthcare Assistants

Nicola Duggan

Donna Jenkins-Davies

Safeguarding Lead

Dr Caroline Pickles

Practice Team

Practice Management

The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology.

The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

Alex Price

Practice Manager

Debbie Hoyle

Assistant Practice Manager

Lorna Topliffe

Reception Lead

Yvonne Lloyd

Peterchurch Lead


Lyn Makins

Hannah Burge

Niki Dix


Nicolette Drysdale

Nikki Howells

Sue Chance

Helen Gwillim

Claire Jones

Sue Castree


Jocelyn Dale

Sheila Williams

Dispensary Team

Sarah Chapman

Dispensary Manager

Joanne Poole

Dispensary Lead

Nicky Talbot

 Pharmacy Technician

Jo Craig


Julia Chapman


Laura White


Samantha Shoesmith


Attached Team


Our Pharmacist works at the surgery on a Wednesday. Please contact the surgery to arrange a telephone appointment.

Safen Maruf



Cheryl works at Ewyas Harold on a Tuesday and Wednesday. Peterchurch on a Friday. Please contact the surgery to arrange an appointment.

Cheryl Bufton


Community Midwives

The Midwife runs antenatal clinics at Ewyas Harold surgery on Thursday afternoon.

 Community Nurses

The district nurses call at the surgery daily to pick up messages and to communicate with the other members of the healthcare team. Community Psychiatric Nurses are based at the Knoll, Ross-on-Wye and see patients at both of our surgeries.

 Health Visitors

A health visitor/nursery nurse is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

 Speech Therapist

The speech therapist visits Ewyas Harold and Peterchurch and appointments are made to see her via the doctor or health visitor.


The chiropodist runs a monthly clinic at Ewyas Harold Surgery for the diabetic patients, appointments are made via the GP.