The Lister House Team
Dr Mark Hale
Partner - BMedSci(Hons) BM BS (Nottingham 1989)
I have been a partner at Lister House since Feb 1994. I enjoy the variety of conditions and patients that I come across on a day-to-day basis. My particular interest is in Muscular Skeletal Conditions. So taking care of joints, injecting them, where appropriate is something I specialize in. Away from work, I enjoy walking, cycling, cooking and travel.
Dr Andrew Brooks
Partner - BMedSci(Hons) BM BS (Nottingham 1990)
I joined the practice in 1995, I am the practice Caldicott Guardian, leads on information governance, human resources, prescribing and complaints. I am a generalist but have particular interests in dermatology and hypertension. My interests outside of work are cycling and walking in the Derbyshire countryside.
Dr Sandy Khosla
Partner - MB ChB (Manchester 1993) MRCGP
I am a local GP born in Derby, trained in Manchester and have now worked in General Practice since 1997. I am a GP trainer and in the past have been involved in the commissioning of local services. I have an interest in sports medicine and musculoskeletal problems. I do joint injections ultrasound guided. I am also the academy doctor at Derby County FC. My hobbies include sports, exercise, films and eating out.
Dr Samina Yasmeen
Partner- MBBS, MRCGP, DFFP
I joined the practice in 2012. I have a special interests in Acute Medicine, gynaecology and family planning. I am the lead for learning disabilities and patient pathway for the practice. Outside the practice I enjoy spending time with my family and doing outdoor activities.
Dr Mahya Johnson
Partner - MBCHB (Leicester 2007) and MRCGP (2012) DRCOG DFSRH
I joined the practice in 2012. I am a local GP Trainer leading on GP training and care homes for the practice. I am co-clinical director for Primary Care Network, PCCO. My clinical interests include care of the elderly, gynaecology and mental health. I am married with one son. I enjoy spending time outdoors going on walks and running.
Dr Adetoun Dipeolu
Partner - BSc Biochemistry, MPH, MBBS, DRCOG, MRCGP
My interests within the practice include adult safeguarding, patient education and cancer care. Outside of work I love traveling and sightseeing, visiting and spending time with family and friends
Dr Sophie Harvey
Partner- BA, MA, MBBS, DRCOG, DipPaeds (NZ), MRCGP, DipMSK
I joined the practice in March 2018 and I became a Partner in April 2020. I am co-clinical director of the PCCO Primary Care Network. My clinical interests are musculoskeletal medicine, injections, dermatology and paediatrics. Outside of work, I enjoy many sports including cycling, running and crossfit.
Dr Iram Afshan
Partner-MPharm BMedSci BMBS (Nottingham 2006) MRCGP (2019)
I joined the practice in August 2020 and is one of the partners. She is the lead within the practice for mental health and promotion of patient wellbeing. She also has a background of training in obstetrics and gynaecology and still maintains an avid interest in this field. Her leisure activities include going to the gym, trying new foods and reading.
Dr Kristine Deppert
Partner-MD. Qualified in Hamburg, Germany
I joined Lister House Surgery in 2017. I am the clinical lead for palliative care and the lead GP for the nursing team. Outside work I enjoy spending time with her children and being outdoors.
Dr Puja Vasdev
Dr Jennifer Palmer
B.Sc., M.D., CCFP, MRCGP
I was born and raised in Canada, completed my medical training in Toronto then moved to the Derby area in 2002 after finishing Family Medicine residency training. I enjoy the variety of general practice and am developing an interest in Lifestyle Medicine. In my spare time I enjoy reading, travelling, running and singing in Rock Choir.
Dr Chris Wright
BSc MBBS MRCGP MSc
I trained in London and have worked as a GP in Derby since 2006. Since 2016 I have developed an interest in Sports and Exercise medicine including completing an MSc in 2017. Alongside my GP work, I am lead team doctor for Coventry Rugby Club and club GP for Derbyshire County Cricket Club.
Dr Nitha Patel
Bsc MBBS MRCGP DRCOG PGCert in Medical education.
I am a salaried GP at the practice. I have grown up in Derby, completed my medical degree at St. Bartholomews in London and intercalated at UCL. I am a GP trainer. My main areas of interest are medical education and womens health. In my free time, I enjoy eating out, films, the gym and watching my son playing cricket.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
I was born and grew up in Limerick City, Ireland, I trained as a registered nurse in London. Having married an Englishman soon after I qualified, we have lived in different parts of England, and we moved to Derby in 2003. Following my specialist degree at the University of Sheffield and post graduate studies at the Universities of Nottingham and Derby I have been working as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner in General Practice since 2003. I consider myself very blessed as I love my job, I love patient care and being part of the great Lister House Team since 2015. When not at work I enjoy filling my time with family often helping out with our young grandchildren, baking, cooking and lots of knitting of Aran jumpers and baby clothes, and travelling around the UK and Ireland and further abroad.
MRPharmS, Clin Dip Pharm, MSc
I qualified as a pharmacist in 2007 and undertook my training at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham. I moved into primary care in 2016 initially working as a pharmacist and I have recently completed my MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice in 2021. I am currently working as an Advanced Clinical Practitioner.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
RN (DipHE), BA(hons), MSC, Ind Prescriber
I am an Advanced Nurse Practitioner having completed my MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice in 2010 after qualifying as a nurse in 1997 both from the University of Nottingham. Having worked in Emergency Medicine for nearly 20yrs I moved to Primary Care in 2017. I have an interest in physical health in patients with Learning Disabilities and am involved in a number of projects within the practice.
As a Physician Associate I have undertaken postgraduate training and I work under the supervision of a doctor. As part of my role I am trained to: •take medical histories from patients •perform physical examinations •diagnose illnesses •see patients with long-term chronic conditions •perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures •analyse test results •develop management plans •provide health promotion and disease prevention advice for patients
I graduated from Cardiff University in 2018. Since qualifying I have completed a postgraduate certificate in Clinic Pharmacy Practice with Keele University and I am currently undertaking the CPPE Primary Care Pharmacy Education Pathway. I have an interest in preventative therapy and managing long-term conditions. My hobbies include exercise, cooking, reading and eating out.
I graduated from the University of Nottingham in 2014. I have recently completed the CPPE Clinical pharmacist in general practice education pathway and non-medical Independent and Supplementary prescriber course. My main role is conducting structured medication reviews for long term conditions such as; cardiovascular disease and hypertension. I have an interest in medicines and how they can be used to reduce risk in the long term management of cardiovascular disease. My hobbies include exercising, formula 1 and eating out.
BSc (University of Manchester), IP
I joined the practice in 2019 and I am the lead pharmacist. I am a non-medical prescriber and my main role is leading the pharmacy team and conducting structured medication reviews. My interests are long term conditions, polypharmacy and elderly care. I enjoy running and being outdoors in the countryside.
I have a wealth of community pharmacy experience since completing my qualifications at Keele University. Outside of work I enjoy having a spa day.
RGN, qualified in 2006 from University or Sheffield. Nurse prescriber since 2013. Specialist interest in dermatology, minor illness and injuries, minor surgery. Background is emergency care. In my spare time I spend time with my dogs, I enjoy films and gigs and sometimes seen with a camera in my hand
I am currently employed as the Nurse Manager and have 20+ years Nursing experience. My main areas of clinical interest include Diabetes, minor Illness and Triage and I am also an independent nurse prescriber. My time outside of work is mainly spent time with my growing number of grandchildren.
RGN 1987, Nurse Prescriber 2012, BSC in Nursing Studies 2014 I joined Lister House in 2003 and since then I have become a nurse prescriber and gained a degree. I specialise in the care of our patients with Type 2 diabetes. When not at work I enjoy gardening and making my own clothes.
I am an experienced practice nurse with 34 years nursing in total She specializes in respiratory conditions including diagnosing and managing these disease areas. I also have a wealth of knowledge in Contraception and sexual health and has many years of experience fitting contraceptive implants and Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices.
I trained at Wolverhampton University, Married x2 children loves music, going out to eat and dancing. Speaks Punjabi, Hindi and Urdu.
I have been with the practice since 2005 and was previously in Children’s Accident and Emergency for 18 years .She is one of the Senior Practice Nurses with an interest in Minor Illness, Diabetes, Travel health and I am a nurse prescriber.
I have been a registered nurse since 2009 and joined the practice in 2014 as a practice nurse. The areas I specialise in are Asthma, COPD, Childhood immunisations and travel. Outside of the practice I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and going on long walks.
RGN qualified 2001. Nurse prescriber 2014. I joined lister house in 2017 as a Specialist Contracetive and Sexual health nurse. I work 2 days per week and now lead the Womens Heatth for surgery. In my spare time I enjoy time with my family and my new love is fitness and working in the gym. I have found fitness to be a very important part of my wellbeing.
I qualified as a registered nurse in 1981 and became a Practice Nurse 20 years ago, spending the last 2 at Lister House Peartree. My main areas of practice are immunisations, travel, womens Health and asthma In my spare time I love being with family and friends, travelling, going to festivals gardening and DIY.
I am a qualified Minor Illness nurse and also provide minor illness.
Dip in Nursing 2004. I joined the practice in 2016 and enjoy a varied workload, seeing patients for Diabetes and Asthma care, smears, baby immunisations and minor illness. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.
I am a a senior practice nurse with 20 yrs experience joined LH in 2016, interests are minor illness and long I joined the practice in 2016 and enjoy a varied workload, seeing patients for Diabetes and Asthma care, smears, baby immunisations and minor illness. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.
I have been at Lister House since early 2020 and has a variety of nursing experience. She currently does triage and general practice nursing, with a special interest in Contraception and Sexual Health. She is a busy Mum and likes spending time with family and friends.
I am a practice nurse , specialise in asthma , general practice nurse duties. and undertake triage and minor illness. I like spend time with my family and walking my dog.
Health Care Assistant
I am the lead Health Care Assistant with many years of varying experience. I have been at Lister House for over 5 years where my main areas are general treatment room duties however, I have a specialist interest in Learning Disability Reviews and Infection Control. My main activities outside of work include spending time with family and friends and I love a good book.
HCA with the surgery since 2016. Part of the Infection Control Team.
I am an experienced HCA, I have been with this practice for over 2 years. My main roles are treatments room duties and I have a specialist interest in out Carers project. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with the family.
I am an experienced HCA with over 15 years’ experience; my main roles in the surgery are health checks, injections, dressings and general treatment room duties. My free time is spent with family and friends.
I am part of the HCA and Infection control team at Lister House providing routine health checks, blood tests, removal of stitches, dressings, ear irrigation, bp measurements, spirometry, ECG's, vitamin B12 injections, flu, pneumonia and shingles injections. Whilst outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family and cycling in Derbyshire.
First Contact Physio
Mental Health Team
Chris Roome has 35 years experience working as a nurse having started as a cadet nurse at Pastures Hospital Mickleover in 1972. Over the years as evidence-based theory and research changed the way we view psychological problems Chris studied both Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Psychotherapy at Derby university. This has resulted in him having a vast knowledge base which enables him to assess a wide range of problems which may or may not have a mental health component. His main work at the surgery revolves around the treatment of depression and anxiety as these are the most common problems reported by people being referred to Chris. He will also assess problems related to, bereavement, work related stress, alcohol, relationship breakdown and anger. In fact, any problem that has an emotional or psychological impact on life. There is no restriction on age and if a problem arises that needs more specialist intervention Chris has a wide network of experienced contacts that he can refer on to.
I joined Chris Roome’s team in December but I'm now working at Oakwood on a Monday and Coleman Street on a Wednesday. I have worked with the mental health crisis team and continue to do some work with the criminal justice system. Outside of work I enjoy running and motorbikes.
I am a mental health practitioner. I also work at Horizon and CAMHS. My hobbies outside of work are walking and reading
Care Coordinator at Lister House Surgery
Rajvinder Kaur Shanker is a member of the community support team and is based at Lister House Surgery works Tuesday to Friday. Rajvinder offers friendly advice/support on a wide range of issues – from mobility issues like getting the right equipment installed at home post discharge to referrals to other services/organisations , dementia support, home safety checks, Social Services/voluntary organisation too . Rajvinder is employed by Derbyshire Community Health Services and is your link between all the different services and organisations in the City of Derby.
Care Coordinator at Chellaston & Coleman Street
Louise Battle is a member of the community support team and is based at your Practice on Tuesday and Friday. She offers friendly advice on a wide range of issues – everything from practical issues like getting the right equipment installed at home to referrals to other services, dementia support, home safety checks and help for carers. Louise is employed by Derbyshire Community Health Services and is your link between all the different services and organisations. Louise says “the overall aim is to keep people safe, happy and healthy in their own homes, for as long as possible and to avoid hospital admissions. Care co-ordinators also work closely with the Community Matron, who supports those living with multiple long term conditions.” If you are a family member or carer and feel you need some extra help, support or information then Louise can help you too. Louise can be contacted through the surgery on 01332 700455.