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.

Chris can be contacted by emailing



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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dr Michelle Bailey, MBChB, MRCGP, DFFP, DRCOG (female)

Dr Hannah Claxton, MBChB, MRCGP, BSc(Hons) Clin Med. Registered 2021 (female)

Dr Steve Moul, MBBS, MA, BSc (Hons), MRCGP. Registered 2021 (male)

Dr Claire Tomlinson, MRCGP, MBBS, BSc, Dip FSRH (female)



Salaried GPs

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

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

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

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

Dr Sophie Bostock, MBChB, MRCGP, Dip SCH (female)

Dr Jessica Fox, BA Southampton 2010, BSc Biomedical Sciences 1st Class Honours Southamptom 2009 (female)

Dr Motolani Esan, MRCGP, MBBS, BSc (female)

Dr Louise Tulloh, MRCPCH, MRCGP, DRCOG, MBBch(Hons) (female)

Dr Anni Helliwell, MBChB Dundee 2008, MRCGP 2020 (female)

Dr Lisa Lannon, MBBS (Newcastle university 2011), MRCGP (2018), dipFRSH (female)

Dr Laura Sims, MBBS MRCGP DipMedEd SFHEA (female)

Dr Jubilee Ojeme, MBBS, MRCGP. Registered 2021 (male)

Dr Chloë Alsop, BSc (Hons), MBChB, MRCGP (female)

Dr Clare Davis, MBChB MRCGP (female)

Dr Rishi Mannan, MRCGP (2012), MSc, MBBS, BSc, FCi (male)

Dr Sarah Oxenham, MBBS, BSc, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFFP, Registered 2006 (female)

Dr Claire Thomas, MBBS (London), BSc, MRCGP, DRCOG Registered 2002 (female)

Dr Claire Evans, MRCGP, MBBS, BSc (Hons), PgCert Health Serv Improv (female)

Dr Catherine Dore, MRCGP, BMBS (female)


Advanced Nurse Practitioners

James Stevenson, Nicole Carr, Jo Twose, Helen Foster, Nicola Trenaman

They are experienced Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP). They will perform a similar and complimentary role to that of the GPs and are qualified to prescribe from a full range of medications. They will concentrate on the assessment and treatment of patients requiring same day access to the surgery and are experienced in consulting with patients of all ages.

Group Paramedics

Donna Lawson, Julia Taylor, Nicky Crabb

Practice Nurses – St Thomas Health Centre

Lisa Montgomery, Jude Wright, Rachel Wilson, Julie Parnell, Sally Johns, Cheryl Carpenter, Jodie Drew, Madeline Gwilt, Stanislava Ongouya, Gemma Chapman.

Our nurses are assisted by our Health Care Assistants: Lyn Chave, Ruta Kacenaite, Angie Galpin, and Jenna Salter. They are also assisted by our phlebotomists: Sylvia Costigan, Sammii Hows, Katie Gold and Lucy Brailey.

Trainee Practice Nurse

Leanne Sedgwick

Practice Nurses – Exwick Health Centre

Lynn Short.

Our Nurses are assisted by Health Care Assistant Rachel Banks.

Practice Nurses – Student Health Centre

Jodie Drew, Stanislava Ongouya, Cheryl Carpenter.

Our Nurses are assisted by Health Care Assistants: Angie Galpin and Ruta Kacenaite. They are also assisted by our Phlebotomists: Sylvia Costigan and Sammii Hows.

STMG Social Prescribers

Simon James.


Occupational Therapist

Cassie Ludlam

Occupational Therapy provides practical support to empower people to facilitate recovery and overcome barriers preventing them from doing the activities (or occupations) that matter to them.


Volunteer and Carer Coordinator

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.