DOCTORS AND STAFF
Dr. Andrea Griffin, Senior Partner
Dr. Griffin was born in England in 1963 and attended Manchester University Medical School.
Interests: Rheumatology; Asthma; Diabetes and Paediatrics. She also has an interest in Gastro-Enterology and used to work in the Endoscopy Unit at the Conquest Hospital.
Dr Griffin is available for consultation on: Tuesday and Wednesday a.m and Thursday a.m and p.m
Dr. George Taggart
MBBS (1991), MRCGP, FP CERT
Attended St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School London. George is married with four children.
Interests: Dr Taggart is an Aeromedical Examiner certified by The Civil Aviation Authority to perform Class 1 + 2 pilot medicals and also Cabin crew medicals. He is also The RNLI Lifeboat Medical Adviser for Rye Harbour
Dr. Taggart has a special interest in ENT and runs the Micro-suction clinic at Rye Medical Centre on a weekly basis for patients referred by their own GP. He also has interests in Sports Medicine, Paediatrics, General Medicine, Family Planning and Medical Education; he is the GP Trainer for the practice and is responsible for the GP Registrars who are attached to the practice.
Dr Taggart is available for consultation on: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday a.m / p.m
Dr. Mahendra Kondagari
M.B.B.S. (2000), Diploma in Dermatology (2009)
Born in India in 1976 he attended Kurnool Medical College, India. Mahendra is married with two young daughters
Interests: Dermatology and Respiratory Diseases - has worked in the past for the Dermatology Department at the Conquest Hospital and he started the new Dermatology Clinic at Rye Medical Centre.
Dr Kondagari is available for consultation on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday morning and afternoon and on Thursday's does dermatology clinics.
Dr. Fiona Warner
MB BS, MRCGP, DRCOG, DCH, DFFP
Dr. Fiona Warner joined the practice in March 2009. She works part-time and trained at Guys, Kings and St.Thomas' and is qualified in Child Health, Family Planning and Gynaecology. Soon after her arrival she set up the new Sexual Health Clinic and also runs the Coil Clinic. She is married with 3 children.
Dr Alina Fux
MD (2000) MRCGP
Born in Romania in1981; attended University of Medicine & Pharmacy Timisoara.
Interests: Geriatric and General medicine
Availability: Monday am & pm, Tuesday am & pm, Wednesday am &pm, Thursday am & pm
Jackie Kempton - Practice Manager
Jackie is the Practice Manager. She runs the administration side of the practice. If you are concerned about any aspect of the care you receive in the practice, or have any suggestions, she is happy to talk to you.
Running a GP practice is a demanding business and as such we have a large range of administrative staff. We employ over 30 people with varying roles from receptionists, secretaries, dispensers and summarisers. Everyone is bound by strict rules of confidentiality.
Ms Kate Seaman HCPC Paramedic; Undergraduate diploma in Healthcare practice (paramedic Practitioner). She works alongside our GP’s supporting them primarily with urgent appointments and home visits.
Trainee Nurse Practitioners
Melanie Jones and Hannah Turner; Have successfully completed the non-medical prescribing module and will continue onto the next module when funding becomes available.
Mr Malcolm Brewster BSc. Hons Occupational Health, RGN diploma in Coronary Heart Disease and Diabetes
Our Practice nurses carry out a wide variety of services, which include: Chronic Disease Management; Asthma; Diabetes & Hypertension. Anti-Coagulation monitoring clinic; Triage & Advice; Health Screening; Cervical Screening; Ear syringing; Blood Tests; Injections and Vaccinations; Family Planning; Assisting with Minor Surgery; Travel Clinic.
Mrs Elizabeth Canty is a trained and experienced Healthcare Assistant whose duties include: New Patient Checks, Blood Pressure Monitoring, ECG’s, Spirometry, Phlebotomy, Managing Anticoagulation Clinic, Influenza, Pneumococcal and B12 injections, assisting with Minor Surgery, Smoking Advisor and is our Lead for Carers.
Susie Hall; trained and experienced in taking blood, supports our nursing team on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings.
We are supported in the community by a large team of district nurses, health visitors and Macmillan nurses.