The Practice Team
|Dr Guy Russell
Qualified at Birmingham University Medical School in 1988.
He joined the practice in 1993.
|Dr Joanne Sherrington
||MBChB DCH MRCGP
Qualified at Liverpool University in 1989.
She joined the practice in 1999.
|Dr Anne Gillies
||MBBCh (Wales) DRCOG MRCP MMedSc
Qualified at University of Wales College of Medicine in 1988.
She joined the practice in 2012
|Dr Natalie Burns
||MBChB MRCGP DRCOG
Qualified at Birmingham University in 2007.
She joined the practice in 2011
|Dr Marcus Hawkesford
||BM MRCS MRCGP
Qualified at the University of Southampton in 2006
He joined the practice in 2018
Dr Ramnik Hanspaul
MBChb MRCGP DRCOG DFSRH LoC SDI LoC IUT
She joined the practice in 2019
The doctors practice together as a non-limited partnership.
As well as the partners we also have Dr Helen Parretti who is with us Tuesdays. Dr Parretti also works at Birmingham University.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Anthony McIlwee (RGN, RScN Nurse Prescriber)
Sister Lockley RGN
Sister Maxine Butler RGN
Our practice nurses can help you with your minor illnesses and are trained in health promotion and screening. Their skills include giving injections, taking smears, managing asthma and other chronic lung diseases, diabetes, blood pressure problems, family planning and HRT monitoring.
Male Practice Nurse
Nurse Trevor Wilkinson RGN
Our practice nurse Trevor Can give injections, help you with minor illnesses, managing blood pressure problems as well as carring out range of procedures such as taking blood, doing heart tracings (ECGs), new patient health checks, health promotion and screening also responsible for learning disability and dementia reviews along with diabetic checks and Depo contraception.
Health Care Assistant
Our Health Care Assistants are not nurses but are trained to carry out a range of procedures such as taking blood, taking blood pressure readings, doing heart tracings (ECGs), and new patient health checks.
Other Health Professionals
The CCG also employ district nurses, midwives, health visitors and counsellors who work within the surgery. If you wish to see a counsellor you will need a doctor's referral.
Appointments and/or further information are available via reception. The health visitors are based at Hawkesley Health Centre and the direct telephone number is 0121 466 3860 extension 53541.
Linda Guest is our Practice Manager and she deals with the operational and administrative management of the practice and will personally help answer any queries or complaints which you may have about our service. She welcomes any comments you have about the running of the practice including any constructive suggestions for improvement of our services.
Our Reception Manager manages our Reception Team. She will personally help answer any queries or complaints which you may have about our service.
Other valued and essential members of the team are secretaries, administrative, receptionists and cleaning staff.
We are a training practice and are approved to train doctors who have had extensive hospital experience and who intend to become GPs. They are fully qualified doctors and are under our supervision. Please accept them as one of us.
From time to time we have medical students from Birmingham Medical School. When students are in the practice you will be informed and have the right to request to be seen alone by your doctor if you wish.
Publication of GP Net Earnings
All GP Practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice.
The average earning for GPs working at Wychall lane Surgery in the last financial year was £66,218.00 after tax and national insurance. This is for 2 fulltime GP and 6 part-time GPs