Our Staff

Doctors

DR ROBERT FERGUSON

MBChB (Glasgow 1982), MRCGP, DCH

Dr Ferguson is a part time Partner and is available on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

DR ANTHONY HAMPSON

MBChB (Glasgow 1996), MRCGP

Dr Hampson is a full time Partner and is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

DR PARISA GHANBARI

MBChb (Dundee 2003); MRCGP, DRCOG; DFSRH

Dr Parisa Ghanbari is a full time and is available on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Dr Ghanbari speaks Farsi.

DR ALAN FLETCHER

Dr Fletcher is a full time Partner and is available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

DR ANDREW PENNEY

Dr Penney is in his final year of postgraduate training to be a General Practitioner. He works full days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and will be at the Practice until October 2024.

DR DANIEL YUAN

MBChB (Glasgow 2015), MRCGP

Dr Yuan has worked at the Practice since October 2020 and became a Partner in April 2023. Dr Yuan is a full time GP and works Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Dr Yuan speaks Chinese (Mandarin).

DR CLAIRE MCCARTNEY

Dr McCartney is a part time Partner and works full days Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday,

DR PRIYANKA SURANA

Dr Surana is in her first year of postgraduate training to be a General Practitioner. She works full time Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. She will be at the Practice until end July 2024.

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANPs) are Registered Nurses who have done extra training and academic qualifications to be able to examine, assess, make diagnoses, treat, prescribe and make referrals for patients who present with undiagnosed/undifferentiated problems. Advanced practice is a level of practice, rather than a type or speciality of practice. As a clinical leader, they have the freedom and authority to act and accept the responsibility and accountability for those actions. This level of practice is characterised by high level autonomous decision making, including assessment, diagnosis, treatment including prescribing, of patients with complex multi-dimensional problems. Decisions are made using high level expert, knowledge and skills. This includes the authority to refer, admit and discharge within appropriate clinical areas. They assess, diagnose and treat patients who attend the surgery with a range of acute, non acute and chronic medical conditions. They assess, diagnose and treat patients in surgery or in their own home who require acute medical attention and refer to appropriate agency.

ALASTAIR MUNRO

Alastair works full days Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Alastair is an experienced and highly educated Registered Nurse who manages the complete clinical care for his patient, not solely any specific condition. Alastair is educated at Masters Level in advanced practice and has been assessed as competent in this level of practice. As a clinical leader, Alastair has the freedom and authority to act and accept the responsibility and accountability for those actions.

Nurses

WENDY MORCOS

Wendy is our part time Practice nurse who will work on a Tuesday and Wednesday. She is responsible for the management of patients with long term conditions, such as Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, Hypertension, Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypothyroidism. Wendy, also, offers contraception injections.

KAREN MCTWEED

Practice Management

The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the Practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The Practice Manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.

MARGUERITE MCLEAN

Practice Manager - MA (Hons) (Glasgow 1988)

Administration Manager

CLAIRE MCLEAN

Receptionists

Donald Ferguson, Amin Ghanbari, Andrew McCuish, Caitlyn McLean, Donna Veldon, Lauren Mills, Rebecca Walker, Nicola Hutton, Gordon Tait, Liam Paton, Grace Wallis-Moore, Anne Greenwood, and Claire McLean. Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.

Secretaries

Christine and Rebecca are the Practice Secretaries.

Community Nurses - Arran

0141 429 2626 Beth, RN, DN, independent Prescriber, leads our team of district nurses who visit patients who are housebound and need nursing care. Beth is supported by Tracey MacLeod and Donna Clark. The nurses are based at The Crescent Medical Practice and can be contacted there each weekday. The district nurses administer the flu vaccination to the Practice's housebound patients.

Community Nurses - Pollok

0141 531 6814 Beth Conley RN, DN, Independent Prescriber leads are our team of district nurses who visit patients who are housebound and who need nursing care. Morna is supported by Nicole Cardle and Terry O'Neil. The nurses are based at Pollok Health Centre and can be contacted there each weekday. The district nurses administer the flu vaccination to the Practice’s housebound patients.

Health Visitors - Arran

0141 531 8426 Angela Taggart RSCN; SCPHN is our health visitor. She is based at Govan Health Centre and not at the practice. Her aim is to promote good health and her work commitment places particular emphasis on the health of expectant mothers, young children and the elderly. At times the health visitor will visit your home. If you do not recognise her, do not be afraid to ask for identification. The health visitor and the GPs carry out child developmental assessments These checks are made at 6 weeks and age 2 years.

Health Visitors - Pollok

0141 531 6813 Carol Ann Carey, Kirsty McLelland and Rachel Liddell are our health visitors. Their aim is to promote good health and their work commitment places particular emphasis on the health of expectant mothers, young children and the elderly. The health visitor and the GPs carry out child developmental assessments These checks are made at 6 weeks and age 2 years. If the health visitors are not available to take you telephone call, you can leave a message on the answering machine.