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Dr Peter Barrie

peter.jpgM.B., Ch.B. (Dundee), D.R.C.O.G., D.C.H., F.P.Cert

I am married with two grown up children and have been in General Practice for 30 years spending all that time at Loddon, except for a stint in New Zealand.

I have an interest in Diabetes and work two Associate Specialist sessions at the local hospital.

Outside the practice I am a keen walker, squash player and cyclist and am currently learning to speak Italian.

Diabetes and Acupuncture

Dr Alasdair Duthie

alasdair.jpgB.Sc., M.B, Ch.B. (Liverpool), F.P.Cert., D.R.C.O.G., D.C.H., F.R.C.G.P.

General Practice has been my career for 26 years. The last 17 happy years have been at Loddon as a full time partner involved in training G.Ps , General Practice Research and the Patient Participation Group. I am currently Practice Trainer and Course Organiser for the Norwich Scheme.

Outside of work, I have loads of children and dogs enjoy canoeing and fishing, preferably in wild, wet places.

Clinical Interests
Musculoskeletal Problems, Joint Injections, Acupuncture

Dr Linda Isherwood

gM.B., Ch.B. (Leeds), D.R.C.O.G., D.C.H., F.P. Cert.

I have been working in Loddon since 1997 initially as an Assistant until becoming a Partner in 2003. I am an Associate Trainer and am involved in Specialist Training for General Practice together with Dr Alasdair Duthie

Women’s health is of special interest to me, however, I enjoy all aspects of General Practice.

My spare time is spent outdoors if at all possible, in the garden or walking. I have two daughters to keep me busy.

Dr John Morgan

drjohnM.B., B.S., (Newcastle), D.R.C.O.G., M.R.C.G.P.

Honorary Senior Lecturer at Norwich Medical School, UEA

I joined the Loddon practice as a partner in 2006. I enjoy all aspects of general practice, and have a special interest in emergency medicine, skin disease and women's and children's health. I have been a senior clinical tutor for Norwich Medical School students for some years and volunteer as a doctor for the Norfolk Accident Rescue Service. 

When not working I enjoy spending time with my family on and around  the Norfolk Broads.

Dr Sharon Phillips

phillips1.jpgM.B., B.S., B.Sc., D.R.C.O.G., D.C.H., M.R.C.G.P.

I joined the the Loddon Practice in August 2003 having moved out of London with my husband and three children. I qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School London in 1994. I work two days a week at the Practice and have a special interest in women's and children's health.

Outside of work I enjoy a busy family life and our dog.

Dr Simon Hofmann

MBBS (UEA), BSc (Hons), MRCGPw

I am returning to Chet Valley Medical Practice after spending a previous happy six months as a GP Registrar in 2013.  I enjoy all aspects of General Practice and have a passion for teaching undergraduate Medical Students.

Outside of work my wife and I enjoy walking and canoeing around the Norfolk Broads and coastline.  I spend most of my free time starting and sometimes finishing "DIY" projects.

Dr Judy McConnell (f)

Dr Judy Mc ConnellI joined Chet Valley Medical Practice in October 2016, working three days a week.  I am originally from Suffolk and studied Biomedical Sciences at the UEA and then medicine at Warwick University.

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my six year old daughter Rose - my favourite travel buddy.  We love to explore different countries and both love the ocean, especially snorkelling.  I also love diving and spent time in Thailand studying dive medicine.  We have two extra family members - Sparkles and Star ( both male Guinea Pigs!) who also like to go on adventures.  In my spare time I enjoy practising yoga and socialising with friends and family.

Dr Anika Reynolds

Dr ReynoldsBMBS (Dist) (Brighton and Sussex) 2009, BSc (Hons) 2004

I will be at Chet Valley Medical Practice for the final year of my GP training from August 2015. Prior to moving to Norwich, I worked in Eastbourne, London, Australia and Kenya.  However, as my Norfolk-born husband says, 'all roads lead to Norfolk'. We happily settled here two years ago.

In my spare time I like to get outdoors and if feeling brave wild swim, otherwise I enjoy the cinema, art/craft projects and gardening (badly).

Dr Glory Echendu (f)

gloryI joined Chet Valley Medical Practice in August of this year as part of my GP training. After graduating from medical school in 2010 I have undertaken several hospital posts including gynaecology and obstetrics, fertility medicine and urology.  I decided to go into primary care because of the holistic approach it offers in patient care. I will be with the Practice for six months.

I have two children and enjoy spending time with my family, going to the movies and cooking.

I am new to Norfolk having moved from Kent. So far, it has been a good experience.

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