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Desford Medical Centre, 54 Main Street, Desford , Leicester, LE9 9GRTel: 01455 828947
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FRIENDS OF DESFORD SURGERY - PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP
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 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 joined the Medical Centre in January 2014. She currently works Monday to Wednesday every week.
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.
Ann, the Practice nurse joined in 2016. She has a background in district nursing and has worked as a community nurse for many years, before training to be a Practice nurse.
Sukhy joined the Practice in August 2015. She currently works Monday-Friday at the Practice. She offers a Phlebotomy service and heathcare support to the Practice Nurse such as ear syringing, NHS health checks and warfarin testing.
Anju Maini has been practice manager since April 2012. She studied law at university and has a background in the civil service. She has been actively involved in improving the organisational framework of the practice and managing recent changes in Primary Care.