Doctors (General Practitioners known as GPs)
DR HELEN ARCARI
MBBS DRCOG MRCGP Registered 2010
GP Partner. After completing her specialist GP Registrar training at Charter Medical Centre in 2016, we were delighted that Helen stayed on with us as a Salaried GP, and became a GP Partner in 2020.
DR JOHN CONDON
MBBS (LONDON) 1991 DRCOG Family Planning
GP Partner. I love most aspects of general practice. I try and take a holistic approach to patients' needs and problems.
DR PAUL FORSDICK
MBBS MRCGP DRCOG Dip Sp Med Registered 1990 (London)
GP Partner. I enjoy general practice with a special interest in and knowledge of sports injuries and sports medicine. I enjoy lots of sport and spending time with my family.
DR JANE JENKINSON
MBChB MRCGP DRCOG DFFP Registered 1992 (Leeds)
DR DANIEL JENKINSON
MBChB MRCP MRCGP PGCert Med Ed Registered 1992 (Leeds)
GP Partner. My special interests in the practice are diabetes, general medicine and medical education. I am one of the trainers at the practice responsible for teaching future GPs. Outside interest include playing music and mountain biking. I work as a job share with my wife, Dr Jane Jenkinson and generally work Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
DR MARLEEN OBEID
MBBS MRCGP BSc Registered 2011
GP Partner. After completing her specialist GP Registrar training at Charter Medical Centre, we were delighted that Dr Obeid stayed on with us as a Salaried GP, and became a GP Partner in April 2019.
DR JENS PETZOLD
MRCGP DRCOG DFFP DGM Registered 1994 (Lubeck)
DR JOHN ROGERS
BMed Sci DRCOG MBBS Registered 1994 (London)
GP Partner. I am interested in all my patients from prenatal to 100+. I am involved with teaching future doctors at Brighton Medical School.
DR MARK SCALLY
MB ChB MRCGP Registered 2014
GP Partner. After completing his specialist GP Registrar training at Charter Medical Centre, we were delighted that Dr Scally stayed on with us as a Salaried GP, and became a GP Partner in April 2022.
DR KATRINA WATSON
MBChB MRCGP Registered 1992 (Glasgow)
GP Partner I like all aspects of general practice.
DR JAMES WILDING
MBBS BSc MRCGP Registered 2012
GP Partner. After completing his specialist GP Registrar training at Charter Medical Centre in 2017, we were delighted that Dr Wilding stayed on with us as a Salaried GP, and is now a GP Partner at the surgery.
DR ANNIE BIENIAS
Salaried GP. We are were delighted to welcome Dr Bienias to the Charter team as a Salaried GP in August 2022.
DR CHARLOTTE KENNY
We are delighted that Dr Charlotte Kenny is joining our team in April 2023 as a Salaried GP.
DR STEPHANIE QUINN
Salaried GP. We are delighted that, after completing her specialist GP Registrar training with us in 2023, Dr Quinn has joined our team as a Salaried GP.
DR CORINNA SMITH
We are delighted to welcome Dr Corinna Smith to our team as a Salaried GP in 2023.
Trainee GP Registrars
DR HELEN GLASSPOOL
Will be doing her final specialist training with us until August 2024. Helen's trainer is Dr Jens Petzold.
DR SWE LIN
Will be doing her specialist training with us until December 2023. Swe's trainer is Dr Dan Jenkinson.
DR VICKY PERERA
Vicky is a Year 2 Student Doctor. She will be with us until December 2023. Vicky's trainer is Dr Mark Scally
Alastair cannot see patients under the age of two.
Nurse Practitioners & Advanced Nurse Practitioners
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
As an ANP, Kerie has a Masters degree. She is happy to see Adults, children, and babies who have had their 6 week check with a GP. She can do medication reviews. She can see patients for low mood anxiety but not complex mental health disorders. She cannot see pregnant women. She cannot issue Sick Notes. Kerie has an interest in community care and advanced care planning particularly for frail and elderly patients. She looks after patients at a local care homes Kerie should be used like a Doctor. She is NOT part of the Nursing Team at Charter and should not be booked for routine Practice Nurse appointments.
Having joined us as a Practice Nurse, Clare has now qualified as a Nurse Practitioner. Clare can diagnose, prescribe and refer so she should be used like a Doctor. Clare cannot see patients under 18 years old. Clare cannot issue Sick Notes, treat pregnancy related problems, or treat serious mental / emotional problems. Clare is not part of the Charter Nurse Team so should NOT be booked for routine Nurse appointments.
Nurse Practitioner joined Charter in April 2021 Natalie can diagnose, prescribe and refer so she should be used like a Doctor. Natalie cannot see patients under 18 years old. She cannot issue Sick Notes, treat pregnancy related problems, or treat serious mental / emotional problems. Natalie is not part of the Charter Nurse Team so should NOT be booked for routine Nurse appointments.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) with Masters Degree.. We are delighted Jo has re-joined us in January 2022. Jo can see Adults and children,. She can see babies AFTER they have had their 6 week check with a GP. Jo cannot issue Sick Notes, treat pregnancy related problems or treat serious mental /emotional health problems. Jo should be used like a Doctor. She is NOT part of the Nursing Team at Charter and should not be booked for routine Practice Nurse appointments.
Joining us in October 2023
Advanced Nurse Practitioner. Becky works with the Sussex Community Foundation Trust. She will be helping us to manage our Care Home patients as part of a multidisciplinary Care Home team at Charter from November 2023
1st Contact - Advanced Practice Physiotherapist
Anbreen is a senior physiotherapist working in a new role in general practice. She can be booked for muscular and joint problems. She does not deliver physical treatments, but can advise on a wide number of options to help with your problem. Anbreen is working at Trinity and Health and Wellbeing Medical Center too, as part of a new shared role.
Joe has 10 year's experience working in primary care. Joe is an Independent Prescriber and is in the 2nd year of his 3 year Master's degree to become an Advanced Clinical Practitioner. Jo cannot see patients under two
Dan is working with us and other surgeries in the Goldstone Primary Care Network (PCN). Dan is qualified to Degree level. Dan cannot see patients under two
Practice Clinical Pharmacy Team
Practice Clinical Pharmacists
Senior Practice Clinical Pharmacist
In addition to her Clinical Pharmacist qualifications, Rebecca will shortly complete her Masters Degree as an Advanced Clinical Practitioner. Rebecca manages the Practice Clinical Pharmacy Team to ensure that your medications are reviewed and are kept up to date, for instance after a stay in hospital. Rebecca also does some telephone and face to face reviews for patients with long term conditions such as diabetes. She will soon start to see a wider range of patients.
'We are very delighted that Sheetal is now qualified to do Hypertension reviews for invited patients. Sheetal is part of our Clinical Pharmacy team shared with Goldstone Primary Care Network.
Clinical Pharmacist. We are pleased to welcome Kate who is part of a Clinical Pharmacy team shared with other practices in the Goldstone Primary Care Network (PCN)
Clinical Pharmacist. Bishoy is part of our Practice Clinical Pharmacy team shared with other practices in the Goldstone Primary Care Network (PCN)
Clinical Pharmacist. Aayesha has joined us as part of the Goldstone PCN - working across 3 surgeries. She will be helping us with Annual Reviews
Practice Pharmacy Technician
CATHARINA DE FARIAS
Medicine Optimisation Senior Pharmacy Technician
Catharina started with us in September 2019. She is a very experienced pharmacy technician having been a fully qualified clinical pharmacist in her home country of Brazil. Catharina has worked in hospital pharmacies ensuring medications are safe and appropriate for all patients. Cat is also now doing Hypertension reviews at the surgery for invited patients.
Senior Pharmacy Technician,
Deborah has many years experience of working in both hospital and primary care
Practice Pharmacy Technician
1st Contact - Mental Health Practitioner
Practice Nursing Team
Registered Practice Nurses
Welcome to our new Practice Nurse Sam who is also studying for the higher qualification of Nurse Practitioner.
Jorden has now completed her training to be a Health Care Assistant having been a receptionist with us
Phlebotomist (Blood Tests)
Practice Pharmacy Clerk
Community Nurses (District Nurses)
Children's Health Visitors
Practice Business Manager
Nina has many years experience of Practice Management in Brighton, and joined the surgery in March 2015.