Wawn Street Surgery

Wawn Street, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 4DX

The Team

We have a range of skilled staff in addition to the qualified doctors at our practice. You can find out more about our dedicated team on this page: 

GP Partners

Dr Rakesh Bhalla
Dr Caroline Gill
Dr Justine Hughes

Salaried GPs

Dr Jennifer Walsh
Dr Jenny Smith

Managing Partner

Mrs Debbie Hamilton

Deputy Practice Manager

Mrs Sharon Tufts

Nursing Team

Sheleen Sheils – Nurse Practitioner
Christine Gray – Practice Nurse

Healthcare Team

Nicola Ord
Suzanne McArdle

Practice Pharmacist

Julie Carter

Team Leader Non-Clinical Services

Holly Tufts

Reception Services

Cheryl Davison
Rachel Brampton
Judith Hunter
Nicola Porter
Clare White


Shajna Khanom

Second Secretary

Administration Team

Tom Purvis

Another Administration Assistant