Our Staff


Dr Clare Taylor

MB, ChB (1995 Liverpool), DRCOG, MRCGP

Dr Nicola Hulme

MB, ChB (1997 Birmingham), DRCOG, MRCGP

Dr Dinesh Bailoor

MB BS, (1995 Hubli, India), DRCOG, DFFP

Dr Robert Thorburn

MA, BM, BCh (1990 Oxon), MRCP(UK), DRCOG

Dr Paul Bailey

BSc, MB, ChB (1990 Manchester)

Dr Stephen Tate

MB, BS (1983 Newcastle upon Tyne), MRCP(UK), MRCGP, DOccMed

Dr Naomi Wakefield

MB, BChir (2012 University of Cambridge)


Practice nurses and our health care support worker may be seen by appointment for treatment room procedures, and chronic disease management, including asthma, COPD, diabetes and BP monitoring.

Practice Management

Paul Caroll

Practice Manager


Our reception and clerical staff are ready to help you to make the best use of our services

Community Midwives

Midwives provide care before and after the birth of your baby, and may be seen by appointment at the Health Centre. You may telephone the midwives directly: Leighton 01270 612141 or Macclesfield 01625 661145/661153.

Community Nurses

District nurses provide community care. Messages for the district nurses may be left with reception from 8.30am to 4.00pm or you may leave a message on the District Nurses’ answer phone (01477 535014).

Health Visitors

Health Visitors offer specialist advice to children until they start school, including women during and after pregnancy. Contact with the Health Visitors is through the Health Centre main receptionist (telephone 01477 533100).

Attached Staff

Physiotherapists provide specialised treatment for all forms of orthopaedic problems, sports related injuries and other problems referred by a GP. Counselling, dietary advice and speech therapy are available within the practice.