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The Friends of Desford Surgery are looking for enthusiastic new members to join them in supporting the Medical Centre. The group meet 4 times a year, and represent the voice of patients, and also attend regular meetings within the wider Clinical commissioning group. Additionally, the group produce a quarterly newsletter for patients, as well as organise fundraising and health awareness events. If you are interested in joining the group, please contact Mrs Anju Maini, at the Surgery. Thank you!


Appointments can now be booked on line.  Please contact the Surgery, if you wish to use this facility.  Details will be provided on how to register.



Dr Manoj Maini (m)

Dr Maini has been a GP for 20 years. He is senior partner at the Practice, and alongside his main responsibilities, he offers teaching to medical students within the Practice.

Dr Anisa Caratela (f)

Dr Anisa Caratela  joined the Medical Centre in January 2014. She currently works Monday to Wednesday every week.

Dr Nidhi Arora-Sethi (f)

Dr Nidhi Arora-Sethi joined the Practice in October 2014. She has a background in paediatrics, and also specialises in women's health. She currently works at the Practice on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

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