Practice Manager

Chris Stoppard is responsible for the day to day management of the St Thomas Medical Group and its individual Health Centres and the strategic development of the organisation. His job is to ensure that our patients are offered the best care possible.

You can contact him about any query you may have about the health centres and he will ensure that you receive a prompt response. Please also address suggestions for improvement to him – they will receive serious consideration.


Dr Lorna Coleman, MBBS, DCH, MRCGP, FPCert. Registered 1991 (female).

Dr Alice Godwin, BA Hons (Oxon), MBBS, MRCGP, DRCOG. Registered 2003 (female).

Dr Megan James, MBchB, MRCGP, DRCOG, DGM (female)

Dr John Fox, BA Hons (Oxon), MBBS, MRCGP (male)

Dr Richard Wise, BSc, MBBS, DRCOG, MRCGP. Registered 1999 (male)

Dr Alison Smith, MBChB, DRCOG, MRCGP, FPCert. 
Registered 1986 (female)

Dr Emma Green, MBChb, MSc, MRCP, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFRSH. 
Registered 2001 (female)

Dr Harpreet Arshi,  MBChB, DRCOG, MRCGP, FPCert
. Registered 1983 (male)

Dr Anita Pearson, MBBS, MRCGP. Registered (female).

Dr Jo Neumegen, BMedSc, BMBS, DRCOG, MRCGP
. Registered 1994 (female).

Doctors employed by the Partnership to provide services

Registered 1994 (male).

Dr Mark Selman, BM BS, DCH, MRCGP. 
Registered 1991 (male).

Dr Cathryn Sheppard, BM, DipFFP, MRCGP. 
Registered 1990 (female).

Dr Michelle Bailey, RCGP, MRCGP, DRCOG. 
Registered 2011 (female).

Dr Emma McCollum, MBChB, MRCP, MRCGP, DFSRH. Registered 2003 (female).

Dr Andy Senior,  BMBS, MRCGP, BSc(Hons). 
Registered 2010 (male).

Dr Graham Lewis,  BM, MRCGP. 
Registered 2009 (male).

Dr Stefanie Shaw, BMBS, MRCGP. 
Registered 2012  (female).

Dr Stephanie Harley , MBBS, MRCGP. 
Registered  (female).

Registered 2005 (female).

Dr Rebecca Calvey, MBBS, MRCGP. 
Registered  (female).

Practice Nurses – St Thomas Health Centre

Heather Baker, Jude Wright, Rachel Ingram, Julie Parnell, Debbie Ebdon, Jo Todd, Sarah Tiley, Lisa Montgomery and Sally Johns.

Our nurses are assisted by our Health Care Assistants: Jeanette Burch, Lynn Chave, Julie Main and Sarah Burch.

Practice Nurses – Exwick Health Centre

Lyn Short and Sally Davis.

Our Nurses are assisted by Health Care Assistant Rachel Banks.

Practice Nurses – Student Health Centre

Dee McLarin, Sarah Bell, Noreen Collins and Clare Nicholls.

Volunteer Coordinator and Carers – Support Worker

Denise Knowles co-ordinates the work of our team of volunteers who provide services to patients including prescription delivery, transport to the health centre and hospital, shopping, fund raising etc. She also provides support and practical advice for carers of patients registered with our Practice.

Community Nursing Team

A Community Nursing Team is based at St Thomas Health Centre.

Community Matron

Karen Riggs

Community Pharmacist

Ian Nash