The York Medical Practice

St. John's Health Centre, Oak Lane, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 3PA

Telephone: 020 8744 0220

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Dr Christopher Watts (1998 London) MBBS, BSc (Hons), MRCGP, DRCOG, DGM, DCH, DOccMed, PG Cert in Medical Education

General Practitioner/Senior Partner

I qualified from University College London Medical School, and completed postgraduate training at Kingston Hospital. I joined the practice in 2006 and my interests are respiratory medicine, occupational medicine and postgraduate medical education. I am a GP Trainer and I am also a Programme Director for the Kingston Hospital GP Vocational Training Scheme. Outside of work I play a variety of sports to an ever decreasing standard.


Dr Amy Boughton (2002 London) MBBS, BSc, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFFP, Dip Derm, PG Cert in Medical Education

General Practitioner/Partner

I graduated from Royal Free Hospital Medical School and trained in Islington before joining the York Medical Practice in 2007.  My clinical areas of interest are dermatology, womens health and healthcare for people with learning disabilities. I am also a GP Trainer and Appraiser and a tutor for the department of dermatology at Cardiff University. I have two young children and spend my free time on our allotment where we battle slugs and try to grow flowers and vegetables.



Dr Catriona Humphries (2004 London) MBBS BSc MRCGP DCH DRCOG DFSRH

General Practitioner/Partner

I qualified as a doctor from Imperial College, London, in 2004 and joined the York Medical Practice as a GP registrar in 2008. After completing my training within the practice I joined as a permanent member of staff. My areas of clinical interest are women’s health and family planning. I have three children.




Dr Christopher Lambert (2014 Nottingham) BMBS MRCGP MA

General Practitioner/Partner

I qualified from University of Nottingham in 2014, and then completed my junior doctor and GP training in Central and North West London. Before studying medicine, I worked in lobbying and public affairs and have degrees in Politics and Philosophy and International Relations. My areas of clinical interest include Palliative Care, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) and Paediatrics; but I enjoy all areas as a generalist. I live locally to the practice with my wife and two young daughters.


Dr Sindhu Pathmabaskaran MRCGP MBBS BSc DRCOG 

General Practitioner/Partner

I qualified from Imperial College London in 2010 and went on to complete my foundation training in South London. Before starting my GP training in 2013 I spent a year travelling which included providing medical aid in rural parts of Nepal for a couple of months. I enjoy all aspects of general practice but particularly enjoy women’s health. Aside from general practice I have an interest in Expedition and Wilderness medicine and my hobbies include trekking and being outdoors! When I’m not working I’m enjoying life with my two young children, husband and puppy.


Dr Victoria White (2000 Bristol) MRCCP DRCOG MBBS BSc (Hons)

General Practitioner

I qualified from Imperial College in 2007 having worked in Public Relations before deciding to train to become a doctor. My first degree was in physiology and I graduated from Bristol University  in 2000. I joined The York Medical Practice as a registrar in 2011. Having completed my training I have returned to work here. I enjoy all areas of general practice. I have three children who keep me busy on my days off.


Dr Sarah Britton BM MRCGP 

General Practitioner

I qualified from Southampton University in 2011 and completed my Foundation training in the Birmingham area. I then moved to the local area to complete my GP training in Kingston. After completing my training I was lucky enough to go travelling for 8 months in South and Central America, Australia and New Zealand. Upon my return in 2017 I joined York Medical Practice. I enjoy all areas of general practice. Outside work I am a keen runner and love to travel and cook.


Dr Yevette McGovern MB BAO BCh, MRCP (Ireland 2014), MRCGP 

(currently on maternity leave)

General Practitioner

I graduated from University College Dublin in 2012 and then specialised in General Medicine and subsequently Medical Oncology before starting General Practice training. I returned to York Medical Practice after spending 6 great months here during my training scheme. I live locally with my family and in my free time I like to run and I love food and all things food-related hence the requirement for running.


Dr Jordan Shoesmith MBBS (hons) BA (hons) MRCGP

General Practitioner

I qualified from Kings College London in 2016, having done a history degree at the same university prior. I underwent my training in a variety of places, from London to Australia, and ended up doing my final year of GP training at York Medical Practice where I was fortunate enough to stay on when I fully qualified. My special interests are in Paediatrics, Rheumatology and Palliative Care.




General Practitioner

I qualified from the University of Nottingham in 2010 and completed my subsequent junior doctor and GP training in Surrey and South West London. I have an interest in women’s health and family planning.I have two children and we enjoy exploring the great outdoors and walking our dog. I also enjoy yoga, spinning and running.



Dr James Carvell MBBS BSc MRCGP LMCA

General Practitioner

I graduated from University College London Medical School in 2011 and completed my postgraduate training at St George’s University Hospital. I have a specialist interest in Lifestyle Medicine and as a certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician I aim to inspire a healthy active lifestyle in all. Any active challenge, I’m there. From a walk to the shops to Ironman triathlons, we’ve got this! Let me know and join me on a walk, run or cycle whenever you would like.


Dr Shuting Xiong

GP Registrar

Dr Benjamin Giles

GP Registrar


Anusha Ravi BSc MSc

Physician Associate

I graduated from Newcastle University in MSc Physician Associate studies in 2020. This course involved medical training including a number of placements across the North East, such as GP, A&E, surgery and general medicine. I work as a clinician with the support and supervision of the GPs at the practice. I also have a keen interest in women’s health and family planning. In my spare time I love cooking, painting and exploring London.

Mathilde Palmer

Trainee Physician Associate

Nursing Team

Mrs Glyndwr Whitworth RGN Asthma Dip Cytology Dip FP Dip

Senior Nurse & Nurse Prescriber

I trained at Charing Cross Hospital and after qualifying went on to specialise in Gynaecology and Arterial/Venous Surgery.  I then moved on to work in these specialities at St Thomas Hospital as a Ward Sister. I have worked in General Practice now for 24 years and my specialist areas are: Family Planning and Sexual Health, Coil and Implant Fitter, Women’s Health, Travel Health, Asthma and COPD. I am also a Nurse prescriber and a Nurse Mentor/Trainer. I work full time and in my spare time enjoy DIY, gardening and cooking.

Mrs Sheila Breen BSc (Hons) RGN Nurse Practitioner Dip Asthma Dip Diabetes Dip

I have been working in general practice since 1991. I qualified as a Nurse Practitioner in 1994 and a Nurse Prescriber in 2008 and joined the York Medical Practice in 2009. I enjoy all aspects of general practice with particular interest in Diabetes, Respiratory Care, Women’s Health and Family Planning. I enjoy being a mentor to student nurses and other qualified nurses. I have two children and in my spare time enjoy music, theatre and travelling.

Mrs Helen Deade RGN RSCN

General Practice Nurse

I qualified as a Registered Nurse & Registered Sick Children’s Nurse in 1978 at Queen Marys Hospital for Children in Surrey and later in 1980 as a State Certified Midwife having trained at Queen Charlotte’s Hospital in London. For many years I worked as a Ward Sister locally at West Middlesex Hospital in both the Paediatric and Maternity Departments and then briefly in the Private sector before joining the staff here as a Practice Nurse. My specialities are Paediatrics including child Immunisations, Travel Health and Women’s health I have two children and three delightful grandchildren. In my free time I love to travel both abroad and around the UK. I’d love to spend more time doing arts and crafts at home which I also enjoy.

Mrs Amandeep Dahele

General Practice Nurse

I started my Nursing career as an HCA with over 9 years of experience working as a Band 4 within General Practice. I then completed my 3 Year BSC Honors degree in Nursing at Kingston university and worked as a Lead Registered Nurse (GPN). I enjoyed the practical experience in the hospital, Community, General Practice, A& E, and other healthcare setting areas. Since qualifying I have completed the Postgraduate Degree in General Practice Nursing. One of my specialisms is in managing complex wounds and leg ulcer management. I am currently due to complete my master’s as an Advanced Clinical Practitioner (ACP). I have special interest in Family planning/Sexual health and am due to complete my FSRH diploma.

Kadian Thomas

General Practice Nurse

Having previously gained a BSc Psychology degree at the University of Roehampton in 2008, I returned for my studies in Adult Nursing in 2021. Most of my practical placements were at Kingston Hospital and other community-focused healthcare settings. My goal was in Primary Care Nursing and after completing my final placement with the practice, I joined as a permanent member of staff. During my free time, I enjoy walking and practising Yoga.

Ms Lisa Steel 

Nursing Associate

I originally trained as a Nursery Nurse, taking a break to have my children. I came to York Medical Practice in 2012 as a Medical Administrator, then qualified as a Health Care Assistant and have now qualified as a Nursing Associate. My specialist areas are Smoking Cessation, wound care and phlebotomy. I enjoy reading, gardening, watching rugby and spending time with my 2 daughters when not at work.​



Lauren Hoadley - Practice Manager

Joanna Tarantowicz - Finance & HR Lead

Kelly Walters - Operations Lead

Lucy Hunt - Reception Manager

Rebecca Trowles - Senior Administrator

Leah Randall - Care Coordinator

Tia Molloy - Care Coordinator

Aisling Smith - Medical Administrator

Susan Sauvarin - Medical Administrator

Julie Bone - Medical Administrator

Chidem Korkmaz - Medical Administrator

Eva Ajao - Medical Administrator

Anna Skrinjar - Medical Administrator

Aiden Ali - Medical Administrator

Gabi Dos Santos - Medical Administrator

Mohammad Movalali - Medical Note Summariser

Hermione Luck - Medical Administrator Support Team Member

Alexis Taylor - Medical Administrator Support Team Member

Multi-Disciplinary Team Members

Amanda Morgan-Anstee - Care Coordinator. Our Care Coordinator works with patients and the clinical staff at the surgery to ensure organised and effective care for vulnerable groups of patients.

Jim Brady and Katy Stocks - Social Prescriber Link Workers. Social Prescribing is designed to support in ‘non-medical’ ways, providing practical support that can make a real impact on your health and wellbeing. Please do contact us if you have any issues you would like to discuss with our Social Prescribing team.

Mashal Kamran - Clinical Pharmacist. Our Clinical Pharmacist works as part of the Practice team to improve value and outcomes from medicines and consult with and treat patients directly. This includes providing extra help to manage long-term conditions and advice for those on multiple medicines.

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