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About Us - Doctors & Staff

Dr. Christopher J HealyDr. Christopher J Healy

MB BS Lond. 1982 DRCOG Lond. 1984

Qualified at St Mary’s Hospital in London in 1982, he joined the Market Place Surgery as a partner in 1989.
His special interests include children’s health, respiratory diseases and cardiology.

Dr. Clare E BirchallDr. Clare E Birchall

MB BS London 1981 DRCOG Lond. 1984

Qualified at Westminster Hospital in London in 1982, she joined the Market Place Surgery as a partner in 1992.
Her special interests include the management of patients on warfarin and women’s health.

Dr. Graham D Hissett (Partner)

MB BS London 2006, DRCOG London 2008, MRCGP 2011

Qualified at Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ School of Medicine in London in 2006. After gaining experience in Devon and West Kent he joined the Market Place Surgery in 2011.
His special interests include minor surgery, palliative care and training prospective GPs.

Dr. Lalida Coopamah-SternDr Benjamin Drew

MBBS Distinction (Newcastle 2006) Bsc (Hons) 1997 MRCGP 2013

He qualified in Newcastle 2006 and worked for two years in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care Medicine before entering General Practice.
He joined the Market Place Surgery as partner in 2014.
He performs minor operations, joint injections and is developing an interest in the management of long term conditions.

Dr. Peter BurrowsDr. Peter Burrowes


Qualified at Charing Cross Hospital in London in 1975.
He was previously Senior Partner at a General Practice in Canterbury, before joining the Market Place Surgery as a part-time salaried GP in 2006.

Dr. Lalida Coopamah-SternDr. Lalida Coopamah-Stern

Mb ChB Leeds 1994, MRCPCH 1999, MRCGP 2004, Dip Derm London 2008

Salaried GP

Qualified in Leeds in 1994, worked and specialised in paediatrics for 6 years before entering General Practice.
Joined the Market Place Surgery in 2010 as a part-time salaried GP. Her special interests include dermatology and paediactrics.

Practice Manager:
Margaret Jones DPCM

Practice Nurses:
Gaye Spickett SRN
Laura Monk RGN
Rachel Lewis RGN
Sue Young SRN

Health Care Assistants:
Annette Harrison
Rebecca Watts
Smoking Cessation Counsellor:
Hazel Symonds
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