Meet the team

Get to know the medical and administration team at Somerset Family Health Practice.

Our mission is to provide an excellent, high quality health experience for all our patients. Our team are fully trained and compliant with NHS confidentiality policies and all mandatory training. We regularly run in-house team based training to improve our service to our patient population.

Practice Management

Our management team are innovative and forward thinking to ensure the smooth running of the business. We regularly engage with patients through the patient participation partnership and welcome feedback to support the growth of the practice.

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Sujitha Ganeshananthan

Practice Manager

GP Principals

Our GP Principals are dedicated to support patients in the management of long-term conditions through traditional medicine and innovative approaches.

Our Principals are very active in the local CCG and community projects.

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Dr Onkar Sahota
MBA, MBChB, MRCS, DRCOG, FRCGP

GP Principal

Long Term Locum GP’s

Our salaried GPs compliment the GP Principals with their own clinical interests, expanding the skill mix of the team. They work a dedicated number of sessions a work, offering continuity of care to our patients.

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Dr Anju Beri

Long Term GP
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Dr Venkataramana Thiagaraja

Long Term GP
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Dr Zaman Durani

Long Term GP

Nursing Team

Our qualified nurses have applicable skills in cervical screening, immunisations (including travel), contraceptive and sexual health advice, wound care and other aspects of physical care of patients in general practice.

They are also trained to support the management of long-term conditions such as diabetes, Asthma, COPD, cardiovascular disease and other chronic disease management.

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Sister Shaheena Saeed

Nursing Team

Nursing Associate

Our Health Care Assistants (HCA’s) work under the supervision of our Practice Nurses to provide care to patients needing a variety of physical tests and other aspects of care to support the management on long-term conditions.

This may include blood tests, ECG’s, 24-hour blood pressure monitors, injections for adults, simple wound care, spirometry, diabetic foot care and high risk monitoring, ear care, anticoagulation monitoring, smoking cessation counselling, etc.

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Vasuhi Naresh

Nursing Associate

Reception Team

The reception team are the first point of contact for all patients at the surgery.

Our experienced Reception team are here to help you in making bookings, answering queries and directing you to the most appropriate service based on your medical needs. They will help you set up you patient online access and update your details so the surgery can keep you informed of new services.

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Hardeep Bahra

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Bano Siddique

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Nayana Patel

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Subasini Loganathan

GP Assistant

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Jagdeep Kaur

Senior Administrator/Medical Secretary

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Nikhat Boliya