(Male– Riverside Senior Managing Partner) Bmed.Sci (Hons) BM, BS - Dr. Ho joined the practice 12 years ago. He offers a full general practice service and has developed a specialist interest in Coronary Heart Disease and ENT. He also works alongside other colleagues as a GPSI in palliative care in Bassetlaw Hospice.
(Male– Riverside Partner) LMS - Dr Novoa joined the practice in February 2004. He provides a full general practice service to his patients and he is qualified as a GPwSI in Drug Misuse and is the Practice’s Child Protection Lead.
(Male– Riverside Partner) MRCGP, DFFP - Dr Gopidas joined the practice in April 2008. He provides full general practice services and has a specialist interest in Diabetes.
(Male – Riverside Partner) MRCGP, MRCP, BSC (Hons) MBCHB (Hons) - Dr. Kelly joined the practice in June 2017, he provides full general practice services and specialises in dermatology, minor surgery, cryotherapy, and pediatrics. He is also Chair of Bassetlaw CCG.
(Female) MBChB, DRCOG, MRCGP - Dr Kirby first joined the practice as a registrar in 2011. She began working at the practice as a salaried GP in 2015. She is the clinical lead for learning disabilities and she is currently involved in writing revision guides for GP Trainees to help them pass their clinical exams.
(Female) MBBS, MRCGP - Dr. Polly Backhouse joined the practice in January 2017 having relocated from the Northeast. She is the Learning Disability Lead for the practice, and offers a full general practice service.
(Male) MD, MRCGP - Dr Leke Asong joined the practice in April 2017. He uses a wholistic approach to health, with focus on diet and lifestyle intervention. He has a special interest in nutrition, diabetes, gastrointestinal and musculoskeletal disorders.
(Male) – Dr. Virk joined us in August 2017 and will be with us until July 2018 to complete his final year of training.
(Female) Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Patricia Jarvis joined the practice in February 2015. She provides reviews for acute and minor illnesses on a daily basis. She has a special interest in respiratory care and holds a clinic once a week for diagnosing respiratory conditions and optimising inhaled treatment.
In her leisure time she enjoys hiking and walking with friends and family, she also loves shopping outings with her daughter.
(Female) Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Karen joined the practice in July 2016. She sees patients for chronic disease reviews, acute and minor illnesses and has a special interest in diabetes and cardiology. In her leisure, she enjoys mountain biking, hiking, skiing and spending time with her family.
RGN, Nurse Prescriber – Specialist nurse in the treatment of diabetes and coronary heart disease and general treatment room.
(RGN) Specialising in diabetes, asthma, ear care and general treatment room.
Sarah joined the practice in January 2016. Her previous experience was gained from community nursing. She focuses on wound care, general treatment room and holds clinics for Hypertension and CKD. In her spare time Sarah is a member of two netball clubs, enjoys walking her dogs and spending time with friends and family.
(RGN) – Experienced A&E nurse, providing general treatment room checks.
RGN - Jayne joined the practice in August 2017 and has been qualified for 9 years. She has always worked within a GP setting and carries out many activities within her role including vaccinations, childhood immunisations, travel clinics, woundcare and chronic disease reviews (just to name a few.)
In her spare time, she enjoys being with friends and family, cycling, eating out and walking her Pug!
HCA - Viki’s Health Care Assistant duties involve phlebotomy, blood pressure checks, ECG’s, biometric measurements for chronic disease reviews, flu vaccinations and healthy heart checks.
HCA, NVQ Level 3 Health Care – Andy’s Health Care Support Worker duties include phlebotomy, INR testing, blood pressure checks, ECG’s, dressings, flu/pneumococcal vaccinations and Healthy Heart Checks.
(HCA) - Leanne joined the practice in April 2017. She specialises in spirometry, phlebotomy and conducting health checks.