Stoneleigh Surgery

Police Square, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PW

Practice Staff

Business Manager

Graham Atkinson is responsible for all aspects of the business of Stoneleigh Surgery and the Ash Trees collaboration. He can be contacted at Ash Trees Surgery, Carnforth.

General Practitioners

Dr Carol Robinson

Dr Thirza Deboo

Dr Paul Wadeson

Dr Andy Knox

Dr David Cheung

General Practitioner Registrars

This Practice is a General Practitioner training practice and often benefits from the services of General Practice Registrars. These are fully qualified doctors with several years of post-qualification experience. They join us for up to twelve months to gain experience in family practice. Registrars are required to videotape some of their consultations for assessment of their progress and you may be asked to consent to this in writing.

Medical Students

We also have occasional medical students observing the Practice. You will be notified if this is so and you may request to be seen without the student present if you so wish.

Nurse Practitioners

Tina and Lyn triage many ‘on the day’ problems and also run family planning clinics, Asthma/COPD sessions and diabetic reviews.


Clare Black, Charlotte Gregory and Helen Lashley. We also have Health Care Assistants who work alongside our nursing staff.

Health Care Assistant

Vicky Beeston and Gemma Jackson.


Lindsay Atkinson and Vicky Beeston.

Site Manager

Laura Wright will be available Monday to Thursday and Debra Horrocks will be available Friday to help with any administrative or non-medical aspects of your health and treatment.


Matthew Gill and Rob Hampshire look after all of your medication queries and also handle medication reviews by telephone.


Lynda Taylor, Bev Dawson, Jo-Anne Thornborough, Gemma Jackson and Karen Palin.

Medical Secretary

Zillah Blakeney – Edwards will help with hospital appointments, clinic waiting times and any queries regarding the Practices charges for non-NHS fees.

Patient Advisors

Doreen Knight, Debbie Brunskill, Catherine Crayston, Amanda Parkinson, Sara Zirkel,  Saskia Beeston, Emma Stevens, Joanne Birch and Sarah Hughes will answer your questions and help in the most appropriate way they can.

Data Information Manager

Jacqueline Darby.

District Nurses

The district nurses are based in offices next to Park View Surgery. They provide general nursing care to housebound patients and can be contacted on 015395 64088.

Health Visitors

The Health Visitors are qualified nurses with extra training in child development and health education. They provide health care advice for children, the elderly and handicapped. They can be contacted on 015395 64887.

Community Midwives

Involved in the ante-natal and immediate post-natal care of mothers and their babies, the Community Nurses run a clinic at Stoneleigh Surgery on alternate Friday afternoons between 1.00pm and 3.30pm by appointment.


Gill Hanson attends Stoneleigh Surgery on Mondays between 9.00am and 12.00 noon. Appointments to the Chiropodist are made by referral from the Doctors or the Practice Nurses.


Available to the practice and referrals arranged via the doctor.

Community Psychiatric Nurses

Available to the Practice and patients are normally referred through the Doctors.