Practice Staff



Dr VK Maheepathi MBBS, Delhi 1976, MS General Surgery 1979

Dr R Arepalli MBBS, 1974 MS General Surgery 1979

Dr N Arepalli  BSc (2007) MD (2012)  MDAAFP (2015)  DFSRH  (2018)  MRCGP (2020)

Dr D Kapila MbChb MRCGP PGCertMedSci DipCard

Practice Manager

Divaker Shikotra BSc, PGCE

Divaker is responsible for the day-to-day management of the practice and co-ordinates the work of other members of staff. He is able to discuss any non-medical issues and would also be glad to hear any complaints, suggestions or queries from our patients.

Practice Nurse Team

Our nursing team compromises of wonderful experienced practices nurses.  Our nursing team is responsible for all the Health Promotion advice and routine tests such as cervical smears, holiday immunisations, B12 Injections, baby immunisations and blood pressure checks. They are also responsible for the various disease management clinics including asthma, diabetes, COPD, Hypertension, CHD prevention and other long term conditions. Each appointment varies in time so we cannot allow online appointments for our nurses.

Nurse practitioner (Independent prescriber)

Lisa Haze

Practice Nurses

Denise Chenoweth

Lavenia Sagoa

District Nurses

The District Nursing Team care for those patients who cannot attend the surgery. District Nurse Clinics are held at other locally based centres, providing dressings, ear syringing, suture removal etc.

Health Visitors

Clinics are held at Westfield Childrens Centre. The Health Visitor is responsible for health matters concerning the under fives at home. Direct Line – 01782 237500


Our midwife offers clinics on Tuesdays between 9am-3pm. These are booked by one of the administration team.

Practice Staff

Administration and Care Navigation staff

Angela Lambert – Reception manager

Amanda Hulme – Secretary

Kerry Reynolds – Also phlemotomist

Emily Powell

Shanaz Khan

Beverley Cooper

Melissa Thomas

Chanel McMain