The Phoenix Surgery has seven partners.
|Dr Rohit Sethi|
(Nottingham 1983) BMedSci BM BS DA MRCGP)
Dr Sethi qualified in Nottingham in 1983 and joined the Phoenix Surgery in 1989. As well as being a GP he is a trained anaesthetist and works for 2 sessions a week at Cheltenham General Hospital in this role. He covers Dr Hill's patients when Dr Hill is on leave.
He is also co-founder and medical director of the medical communications and information company Intouch with Health (www.intouchwithhealth.co.uk)
Rohit volunteers much of his annual leave to travel to Sierra Leone in West Africa where he supports a number of medical projects. With his wife, Veronica (also a GP), they started a charity HelpMadina (www.helpmadina.org.uk).
|Dr Gill McInerney|
((London 1992) MBBS MRCGP DRCOG DFFP DGM)
Dr McInerney joined the practice in 1998. She is a part-time partner who works closely with Dr Nichol to support their patients. She also covers Dr Khalid's patients when he is on leave. She has an interest in teenage health and is lead GP for safe-guarding vulnerable adults, children and young people. She is a trustee for the Phoenix Trust and Cotswold Counselling Service and in her spare time a GP appraiser.
In 2001 she set up the award winning Indigo Young Person's Service which aims to improve access to health for young people aged 13-25 years. More information about this service and other services of interest to young people can be found on www.facebook.com/indigoyps
|Dr Alison Nichol|
((Bristol 1996) MBChB MRCGP DRCOG DFFP)
Dr Ali Nichol qualified in Bristol in 1996. After completing her GP training in Cheltenham she became a part-time Partner at Phoenix Surgery in 2000. She works closely with Dr McInerney to care for their patients and also covers Dr Khalid's patients when he is on leave. She enjoys all aspects of family medicine and has a particular interest in paediatrics and women's health. She is married with two sons who keep her very busy and she also enjoys baking, cycling and skiing.
|Dr Peter Hill|
((Nottingham 2006) BMedSci BM BS DRCOG DFSRH MRCGP FRACGP)
Dr Hill qualified at Nottingham University and following hospital jobs, completed his GP training in Gloucestershire. Dr Hill spent a year working as a GP in Sydney, Australia and has been a medic on the Trans Siberian Express and on a train touring Iran. In his spare time Dr Hill enjoys rugby and cricket. Dr Hill is the GP Representative on the Patient Participation Group and covers Dr Sethi's patients when he is on leave.
|Dr Khalid Al-Khayat|
(Birmingham 2006) MBChB, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH
Dr Khalid Al-Khayat known as "Dr Khalid" qualified from Birmingham Medical School in 2006. He completed his G.P training in the Midlands before initially working around the Wiltshire and Swindon area. He enjoys all aspects of General Practice, but particularly training medical students. He has also been approved as a trainer for up and coming GP registrars who are trainee GPs. He covers Dr Nichol and Dr McInerney's patients when they are on leave. In his spare time he enjoys keeping fit and doing anything outdoors. He also spends a lot of time with his horses.
|Dr James H. E. Woodward|
(Bristol 2009) MB ChB
Dr Woodward qualified from the University of Bristol in 2009 and joined Phoenix Surgery in 2015. He covered Dr Ansell's patients when she was on maternity leave. He completed his initial training in Somerset and Bristol before undertaking his General Practice training in Gloucestershire (with his registrar year down the road in Minchinhampton). Between completing training and joining Phoenix Surgery he worked as a locum GP across Gloucestershire and Herefordshire. He has a special interest in Palliative Medicine and used to work for Sue Ryder Hospice in Leckhampton providing out of hours cover for their patients.
In his spare time he enjoys playing tennis and piano, following Liverpool Football Club and photography.
|Dr Naomi Vernon|
Dr Vernon qualified from Nottingham University in 2005 and joined the practice in 2016. Prior to training in General Practice, she trained in hospital Paediatrics in Australia and UK. Alongside Child & Adolescent health, her clinical interests include Care of the Elderly and Palliative Care. She also works as a Guest Practitioner at Prospect Hospice and Urgent Care GP covering Out of Hours Duties. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, keeping active and playing piano.