The Willow Group currently has 15 full and part-time GPs and 11 long-term locum doctors. Their clinics may be at any of our sites including the Same Day Service. As we are a training site, we have GP Registrar and ‘FY2’ doctors who are fully qualified and at the next stage of their training.
|Dr Robin Harlow joined us as Clinical Director when Willow Group was formed.
|Birmingham University, 2000
MBChB MRCGP GMC4703888
|Dr Claudia Lucas is our Prescribing Lead for Willow Group ensuring that medication we issue is appropriate and safe for our patients. She also has interests in women’s health, family planning and contraception and dermatology. Dr Lucas is also able to perform minor surgery in joint injections.
|‘Ovidius’ University School of Medicine Constanta, Romania, 2007
MD MRCGP DFFP DFSRH GMC6026082
|Dr David Chilvers, a longstanding GP and senior partner, is Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Lead for Willow Group. He is also the clinical lead for urgent care and the priorities committee for Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight Integrated Care Board. He has a strong interest in mental health and is able to perform minor surgery in joint injections.
|University of London, 1986
MBBS DRCOG MRCGP FPCert DOccMed GMC3166248
|Dr Sarah Brook, is our Safeguarding Lead and is now mostly based at Brune. She has interests in psychiatry and paediatrics.
|University of London, 1990
MRCGP DFFP GMC3479632
|Dr Madeleine Taylor is our Research, Training & Education Lead. Dr Taylor acts as mentor to our GP Registrar and FY2 Doctors. She also has special interests in diabetes, contraception, and women’s health.
|Universite d’Alger, 1988
MD DRCOG DFFP MRCGP GMC5083112
|Dr Emma Taylor
|University of Southampton, 2013 BM GMC7413932
|Dr Rebecca Paterson
|University of Brighton and University of Sussex, 2010
BM BS GMC7082485
|Dr Chan Le, came into Willow Group from Stoke Road.
|University of London, 2000
|Dr Teresa Deacon completed her degree in Poland. She then trained locally to specialise in General Practice, joining Brune Medical Centre in 2011. She continues working there and in our Same Day Service two days a week.
|Poznan University of Medical Sciences Poland, 2001
|Dr Richard Millard joined us in 2017.
|University of London, 1987
|Dr Zeb Mebrahtu has interests in mental health and children’s health. She is passionate about enhancing GP-patient relationship known to improve patient outcomes significantly. Dr Mebrahtu is also a registered trainer able to supervise medical students, foundation (FY) doctors, and GP Registrars.
|University of Southampton, 1999
BM DRCOG DFFP MRCGP GMC4625087
|Dr Matthew Davis specialises in GP Triage at our Same Day Service.
|University of Southampton, 1984
BM DRCOG GMC2925864
|Dr Cobus Vos
|University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2007
|Dr Germarie Fouche
|University of Stellenbosch, 2008
|Dr Kuncheria Joseph
|Tver State Medical University, 2003
|Dr Kevin Pender. Dr Pender trained as a family Physician in South Africa. He is interested in research and evidence-based medicine approach in dealing with medical conditions.
|University of Calabar, 2000
University of the Witwatersrand, 2018
Colleges of Medicine of South Africa, 2019
|Dr Oluwafolajimi Fadahun
|University of Ilorin, 2002 MB BS
|Dr Rosie Strivens
|University of Southampton, 2012 BM
We also have several long-term Locum GPs
|Dr Noon Abdelmutti
|Dr Omair Ali
|Dr Ali Ansari
|Dr Mehdi Fard
|Dr Ruhin Karim
|Dr Ibtihal Mohamed
|Dr Nicholas Peters