Following the government’s announcement to reduce Covid-19 restrictions as of 19th July 2021, it will still be mandatory to wear a face mask and maintain social distancing within Lime Tree Surgery. This is to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our staff and our patients, some of whom are extremely vulnerable.


This guidance will be subject to regular review, with the safety of staff and patients paramount to this decision. 


We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we appreciate your understanding during this time.


Dr Anu Raj (f)


Dr Arshad Latif (m)

Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Denise Nath (f)

Advanced Nurse Practitioner


Sister Sharon Scanlon
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.

Healthcare Assistants

Ms Tracy Dudley

Practice Management

Jayne Sharma

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.


Office Manager


Reception Manager




Receptionists 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 most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.



Community Midwives

If you are pregnant and would like to see a GP please contact the surgery to book an appointment.

Community Nurses

We have a close liason with the district nursing team who provide care in the community for patients who are housebound or necessitate a home visit, 365 days a year including evening and night service.

The nurses provide care packages to include:

  • Complex assessment of health needs
  • Wound assessment and ongoing care
  • Acute and chronic disease management
  • Health Promotion
  • Palliative and terminal care
  • Promotion and teaching of self care
  • Administration of treatment using specialised nursing equipment and medication
  • Promotion of continence and management of incontinence

Health Visitors

A health visitor 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.

The team run a drop-in clinic at the surgery on Wednesday afternoons.

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