Northgate Medical Practice
We are the largest medical practice in the city, with parking facilities, good disabled access and convenient local pharmacy on site. We provide a full range of medical services and specialist clinics with advance booking of appointments, drop in clinics and late evening surgeries.
We welcome Dr Elliot Ruff, who, on 1st April 2016 became the tenth Partner at the Practice. He has been working with the Practice since 2015 as a salaried GP.
We can now offer full registration of patient online services, please contact us for further information and details of how to register with the online registration process.
We currently serve over 16500 patients in the Canterbury locality. We have ten Partners, one salaried GP, Dr Debbie Hancock, A Nurse Practitioner, Mr Phil Shaba, and a Clinical Pharmacist, Mr Keith Howell. To support these clinicians, we have a team of expert Primary Care Nurses, Healthcare Assistants, and a phlebotomist.
We provide all of the normal health care services that you would expect from a GP practice with the addition of many Enhanced Services such as 24 hour BPs, 24 hour ECGs and Anticoagulation Clinics (warfarin).
We our also providers of Primary Care Ear Nose and Throat, Ophthalmology, dermatology and Minor surgery services and providers of local Physiotherapy and Audiology Services.
The Practice is a committed training practice and, as such, has a Registrar doctors working at the practice at various stages in their post graduate training schedule. Some are with us for a year, some on a four month rotation. You may be offered an appointment with one of these registrars. They are qualified doctors, with full Uk General Medical Council registration, and work under the direct supervision of the Practice Trainers, Dr Walkington, Dr Charley and Dr Lindsay.
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(Site updated 23/05/2016)