Palmerston Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 8BN

    Appointments: 01782 627 403
    Enquiries, Emergencies & Visits: 01782 627 488

    Healthcare Team


    Our doctors work in a partnership and as a group. Although you are registered with the practice, you may see any of the doctors in the partnership. Having made a choice it is advisable to see the same doctor whenever possible, especially for follow up of a continuing problem.

    Our Partners

    Please click on each image to see Qualifications, GMC Numbers etc

    Salaried GPs

    Dr Sarah Pritchard
    Female Salaried GP. GMC No 4009797

    Dr Claire Burton
    Female Salaried GP. GMC Number 6122499

    Dr Abi Nguyen
    Female Salaried GP. GMC No TBC

    Dr Rebecca Hall
    Female Salaried GP. GMC No TBC

    Dr Starla Yarde
    Female Salaried GP. GMC No 704622

    Dr Tressie Chapman
    Female Salaried GP. GMC No 7447646

    GP Registrars

    Dr Saba Aziz
    Dr Abdulla Hassan

    Wolstanton Medical Centre is a training practice for General Practitioner Registrars and doctors in training. These are fully trained doctors with a wealth of hospital experience who are being trained for the Primary Care setting.

    Training may involve shared surgeries with another doctor and video surgeries. The reception staff will inform you if the consultations are being filmed. Please say if you would prefer not to be filmed.

    Further information about training at the practice can be found here.

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    Clinical Team

    Advanced Nurse Practitioners

    Julia Nixon RGN

    Nurse Practitioner

    Karen Smith - Specialising in Long term conditions

    Advanced Nurse Practitioners & Nurse Practitioners are highly experienced nurses who have undergone additional training to manage certain problems without the need to see a doctor. They are able to prescribe certain drugs, and are always able to seek further advice from one of the doctors immediately, if necessary.

    Physicians Associates

    Peter Magee
    Mait Murambaguhwa

    Physician Associates support GPs to assess, diagnose and manage patients.

    Practice Nurses

    Caroline Higgins
    Stephanie Ridgway

    Appointments can be made with them for assessment and treatment of minor ailments, cervical smears, dressings, ear syringes, immunisations, etc. The Health Services provided by our Nursing Team can be found here.

    Associate Practitioner

    Joanne Cooke

    Associate Practitioners are health care assistants with extra qualifications to deliver health and social care to and for people.

    Health Care Assistant

    Sharon Fox

    HCAs have a supportive role in the medical centre, and work under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional.

    District Nurses

    The District Nurses are based at a number of centres. They may be contacted by telephone on 0300 124 0092.

    For more information please visit:

    Health Visitors

    The Health Visitors can be contacted on 0300 303 3923. They do a number of drop clinics at different centres.

    For more information visit:


    The practice has an attached Midwife who is based at Bradwell Hospital and can be contacted on 0300 123 0905 ext 6161.

    Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN)

    If you feel you may benefit from seeing a CPN, it will be necessary to see one of the doctors first to identify how you may best be helped.


    For some muscular and joint complaints we may refer you to a phsyiotherapist.

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    Management & Administration

    Practice Manager

    Carrie Stockley

    Carrie is responsible for the day-to-day running and organisation of the Practice.

    Assistant Practice Manager

    Joanne Webb


    • Natalie (Senior Receptionist)
    • Karen
    • Charlene (Reception-Part Time and Secretary Part Time)
    • Joy
    • Natasha
    • Judith
    • Debbie
    • Mandy
    • Sharon
    • Angela

    Admin & Secretaries

    Laura, Debbie, Amelia & Rebecca