Peverell Park Surgery & University Medical Centre

Peverell Park Surgery & University Medical Centre

Peverell Park Surgery, 162 Outland Road, Plymouth, PL2 3PX. Telephone: 01752 766644 | University Medical Centre: 01752 222341

Current time is 16:51 - We're open

NHS

Telephone: Peverell Park 01752 766644 University Medical Centre 01752 222341

administration.peverellpark@nhs.net

Healthcare Professionals

Jane Cross
Psychiatric nurse

Jane Qualified as a Psychiatric nurse in 1989 in Plymouth having trained at Moorhaven hospital, she went on to work as a deputy running a community psychiatric rehabilitation team in the Plymouth before assisting in setting up the initial assertive outreach specialist mental health team in West Devon. In 2008 she completed further psychologic therapy training in Dialectable behaviour therapy specialising in personality disorder and 2018 trained as an EDMR therapist for specialist trauma work. For the last 5 years she has worked as an Advanced Mental Health Practitioner in primary care specialising in student mental health.

 

Claire Duggan-Swift
Paramedic

Claire Qualified as a Paramedic in 1999, worked in acute emergency care for Southwestern ambulance service NHS trust. She moved into primary care in 2017 as a practice Paramedic, attending the house bound and care homes, assessing, diagnosing and treating a variety of health problems with acute and chronic presentations, currently studying at University of Plymouth. She joined Peverell Park surgery in May 2021.

Emma Mabin
Pharmacy Technician

Emma is a registered Pharmacy Technician with 16 years’ experience spent in a community Pharmacy. Emma joined the practice team in January 2021 as a Pharmacy Technician processing medication queries.

 

Philippa Sykes
Phlebotomist

Philippa enjoyed a fulfilling and varied career in the Royal Navy as a Petty Officer Medical Assistant for just short of 20 years. Serving at sea and shore based medical facilities Philippa gained a wealth of experience.  Having taken a break for a number of years to bring up her family, Philippa decided to return to working within a medical environment retraining as a Phlebotomist and joined the surgery in July 2021.

Tracy Totterdell
Phlebotomist

Tracy previously worked at Derriford Hospital in Mental Health. She joined Peverell Park Surgery in 2006 and trained as a Phlebotomist in 2009.

 

Jo Austin
Nursing Associate

Jo has been with Peverell Park Surgery since 1999 starting as a receptionist before training as a Phlebotomist in 2009 and as an HCA in 2014. She recently completed a foundation degree at Plymouth University and is now a qualified Nursing Associate.

ECGs

Electrocardiograms (ECGs) are carried out in-house.

INR Testing

This testing is now conducted in house by our phlebotomists.

Specimens

Any specimens that have to go to the laboratories need to be handed into the surgery by 10.00am each day (Monday to Friday). They need to be clearly labelled with your name and the reason why they are being submitted.

Minor Operations

These are conducted for the treatment of such conditions as ingrowing toe nails, moles etc.