Show Side Menu
Call 111 - When it is less urgent than 999

Staff

NM Health Innovations are proud to offer a full clinical team working across all surgeries

Doctors

Dr N J Muttucumaru

Dr Muttucumaru the owner and clinical lead for the organisation, qualified as a Doctor in 1985 at The University of Leicester. He became a General Practitioner in 1993 and in 2009 was successful in his bid to provide the primary care needs for the Buckshaw Village development and soon afterwards opened a brand new surgery. Dr Muttucumaru has a wide range of interests, and is passionate in his desire to offer community based services for patients from the surgery. He also provides an innovative continuity of care model for patients located within the Oakbridge Retirement Village complex, specifically tailored to meet the needs of dementia patients and for long term rehabilitation patients.

Dr Walid Makhyoan

Dr Makhyoan completed his training in the Lake District before relocating to Chorley in 2018. He currently works across the sites.

Dr Kapil Sharma

Dr Sharma has been a GP since 2008. He started his medical career at St Andrews and Manchester and worked locally in Chorley General Hospital up until 2004. He then trained as a GP at St Albans/Hemel and Watford. He moved to Buckshaw to be closer to his extended family. His areas of medical interest include diabetes and joint injections/musculoskeletal medicine. Dr Sharma can often be found working Monday, Wednesday and Friday at CMC. He works on the walk in clinic in the morning and offers pre-bookable appointments in the afternoon. Dr Sharma works from Buckshaw Village on a Tuesday and Thursday offering pre bookable appointments.

Dr Mohamad Nadzam 

Dr Hassan Ashraf

Dr Ruquia Haider

Dr George Maduabuchi

Dr Laura Farrington

Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Tracy Muttucumaru

Miss Jacqui Chester

Ms Lynne Jackson

Mrs Caroline Hardee

Mrs Justine Peel

Below is a list of some of the common problems our Nurse Practitioners can treat:

Earache, sinusitis, hayfever, tonsillitis, sore throat, flu symptoms, chesty cough, asthma, laryngitis, conjunctivitis, diarrhoea, vomiting, constipation, abdominal pain, rashes, stings, abscess, athletes foot, eczema, shingles, chicken pox, emergency contraception, cystitis, vaginal discharge, back pain, stiff neck, pulled muscles, frozen shoulder, mastitis, tiredness.

Practice Nurses

Are available to offer chronic disease management, blood pressure monitoring, travel advice and vaccinations, health checks, contraception advice, cervical screening and childhood immunisations.

Sister Fiona Chester

Sister Adele McNicholas

Sister Ilona Fashioni 

Sister Lucy Affleck

Sister Julie Higham

Sister Susan Fazackerley

Sister Rachael Catterall

Sister Wendy Cotton

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as blood pressure measurement, diabetic foot checks and new patient screening. Our healthcare assistants also assist doctors in personal examinations where a chaperone may be required.

First Contact Physios

Paul and Jonathan have recently joined the practice and work from Buckshaw Village Surgery. They are able to deal with general musco-skeletal complaints such as back, neck, hip, knee, shoulder, elbow, ankle/foot, wrist and hand pain. They can also deal with sciatics, tennis elbow, frozen shoulder, carpal tunnel syndrome, osteoarthritis in the knee, elbow, ankle, hip, shoulder and wrist, golfer's elbow, hip bursitis, slipped, bulging and prolapsed discs, and neck and arm pain with pins and needles in the forearm, hand or fingers. The FCPs treat patients from across all the surgeries in the group, and they work each weekday except Wednesday from Buckshaw Surgery.  

Paul Sanderson (FCP)

Jonathan Thomas (FCP)

Medicine Management

Medicines Management provides specialist support to the clinical team, offering advice and guidance on suitable medication or alternative medication, as well as ensuring the practice is prescribing in line with current guidance from NICE, the CCG and NHSE. Our prescribing pharmacist is also able to review and issue medication, he conducts a large number of medication reviews.

Mr Fazial Musa - Prescribing Pharmacist

Mr Yasir Gotly - Prescribing Pharmacist

Mr Irfan Wazir - Prescribing Pharmacist

Mrs Ela Patel  - Medicines Co-Ordinator

Ms Carol Krosschell  - Medicines Co-Ordinator

Ms Daniella Francovich - Medicines Co-Ordinator

Practice Management

Mr Brian Hann

Business and Operations Manager

Mrs Naila Nisar-Butt 

Practice Manager - Finance across all sites

Ms Aimee Clay 

Practice Manager - Operations across all sites

Administration

Administrative staff provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as requesting repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries.

Office Co-Ordinators

Mrs Sandra Howard - Buckshaw Village Surgery

Mrs Beverley Norris - Medicare Unit & The Village Surgery Lostock Hall

Ms Kerry Claringbold - Adlington Medical Centre and Eaves Lane Surgery

Aga
Care Co-ordinator

Ellie
Care Co-ordinator

Vicki
Medical secretary

Chloe
Medical secretary

   
Tom 
IT Support
 
Catherine
Communication Team - BVS
Pam
Communication Team - BVS
Tony
Communication Team - BVS
Saffron
Communication Team - BVS

Alice
Communication Team - BVS

Charlotte
Communication Team - BVS

Caroline H
Communication Team - BVS

Tasha
Communication Team - BVS

Shani
Receptionist - BVS

Lydia
Receptionist - BVS

Janice
Receptionist - TVS/MUS

Sue
Receptionist - TVS/MUS

Lizzie
Receptionist/comms team - CMC

Lee
Receptionist/comms team - CMC

Andrea
Receptionist/comms team - CMC

Ashley
Receptionist/comms team - AMC/ELS

Caroline D
Receptionist/comms team - AMC/ELS

Vicky
Receptionist/comms team - AMC/ELS

Julie
Receptionist/comms team - AMC/ELS

Hayley
Receptionist/comms team - BVS

Natasha
Receptionist/comms team - BVS

 

Medical Students

We have medical students at certain times.

Share

Your Neighbourhood Professionals. Just a Click Away!
Home Chairs UK Ltd