Practice Staff

Doctors

Dr Julia Beresford

BM DRCOG MRCGP

Dr Beresford is our most experienced GP and Senior partner at the practice. She qualified in 1988 In Southampton, came to Wycliffe Surgery as a GP registrar in 1991 and has worked at the practice ever since. She does minor surgery including joint injections as well as coil fittings. Like all the GP's at the surgery, she values time with her family and keeps fit by walking and cycling, especially along local coastal routes and Dartmoor.

Dr Christian Gossel

MBBSeq MRCGP DRCOG DCH DFFP

Dr Gossel trained in Aachen, Germany and completed his postgraduate training in the Cambridge Deanery. He has extensive international work experience and has been in the UK since 1999. He is an experienced generalist with extended training in gastro-enterology, paediatrics and gynaecology. As well as doing minor surgery, joint injections and fitting coils and implants at the surgery, he works as an endoscopist at Torbay Hospital. In addition he a trainer for undergraduate and postgraduate students, including GP registrars and sessional GPs.

Dr Michaela Stoffregen

MBBSeq MRCP MRCGP MD DCH DRCOG

Dr Stoffregen is from a small town in the Black Forest region of Germany, which has many similarities with this beautiful part of Devon. She graduated from the University of Mainz in 1999 and came to England in 2001 where she has completed all of her clinical training. She worked in a variety of medical specialities and went on to achieve a postgraduate higher medical qualification, the MRCP before entering GP training in Plymouth in 2008. Dr Stoffregen likes all aspects of general practice but has a particular interest in children, having done the Child Health Diploma. She loves spending time with her two lively boys and husband including swimming, running, gardening and cycling.

Dr Louise Crane

MbChB (MRCGP-Aug 2017) DRCOG

Dr Crane grew up in Plymouth and qualified from the University of Glasgow in 2009. She joined the Royal Navy whilst at University, leaving in 2016 after training posts in Derriford Hospital and completing general duties as a medical officer. She enjoys the challenges of general practice, and joins the practice newly qualified and keen to pursue particular interests in women’s health, care of people with dementia and musculoskeletal medicine. Her spare time is enjoyed either at the coast or on Dartmoor, but always with her husband and young son.

Dr Veronika Kuznets

Nurses

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

Helen Morris

Specialises in diabetes including pre diabetic care, childhood immunisation, leg ulcers, dopplers and wound care management. Undertakes cervical smears, smoking cessation advice, ECGs, travel immunisations and advice, annual health checks, Learning Disability checks, dietary advice, simple health advice and annual flu vacs.

Vic Kiltie

Involved in asthma and COPD care, childhood immunisation, leg ulcers, dopplers and wound care management. Undertakes cervical smears, smoking cessation advice, ECGs, travel immunisations and advice, annual health checks, Learning Disability checks, dietary advice, simple health advice and annual flu vacs.

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

Jane Allen

Phlebotomists

Sharon Mitchell

Sue Maguire

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.

Patricia Crocker

Finance Manager and co-Operational Lead

Patsy is Finance Manager and co-manages the day to day operations of the practice

Melanie Clifton

Operational Lead

Melanie was appointed as Operational Manager after the retirement in 2019 of our previous longstanding Practice Manager. She deals with the day to day operations of practice management at Wycliffe Surgery

Hayley Pomfret

Patient Service Lead

Hayley is new to the Wycliffe management team from early 2019 and is involved with patient services and practice strategy

Administration

Our administrators, Marlene, Sheona and Joan, are responsible for the IT and computers within the surgery. They update any computer data onto the system and read code any medical data. Liaise with the Pharmacy re prescriptions and blister packs. Other duties include receiving of new patient’s notes and GP2GP, summarising notes received and adding read codes and recalls to computer records and dealing with solicitor’s requests for notes.

Reception

Our reception manager Anna runs the team of Emily May, Katie, Julia, Gemma and Jenny.

Attached Staff

We work closely with other team members such as Midwives, Health Visitors, Community Psychiatric Nurses, Distric Nurses, Macmillan Nurses, Social Workers and the hospital teams.