Meet the Minor Surgery Team

Dr Karl Stainer

Qualifications: MBChB DCH DRCOG MRCGP Dip Sport Med

 

Graduated from Bristol in 1988

 

Practice:  Fallodon Way Medical Practice, Bristol

 

Working with GP Care since 2006 and is the Clinical Lead for the Minor Surgery Service

 

Dr Stainer is a member of Primary Care Dermatology Society and Association of Surgeons in Primary Care.  He has a special interest in skin lesion diagnosis and trained in Dermoscopic evaluation of skin lesions. He is a vasectomy Surgeon performing non scalpel vasectomies in Bristol for more than 10years.  Gained a Diploma in Sport and Exercise medicine from Bath University and is a strong advocate of maintaining health through exercise and healthy lifestyle choices.

Dr Emmy Babor

Qualifications: MB ChB DCH DRCOG MRCGP DPD

 

Graduated from Dundee in 1996

 

Practice: Out of hours GP for Brisdoc and South West Ambulance and Dermatology at Tetbury Hospital

 

Working with GP Care since 2009

 

Dr Babor has a special interest in dermatology.  She has been working in secondary care (hospital dermatology out patients taking GP referrals) since 2001 and gained Diploma of Practical dermatology 2003.  She is a member of Primary Care Dermatology Society.

Dr Pete Smith

Qualifications: MBBS DRCOG MRCGP DPD

 

Graduated from King's College, London in 1997

 

Practice: Corinthian Surgery, St Paul's Medical Centre, Cheltenham

 

Working with GP Care since 2017

 

Dr Smith has 20 years experience in Dermatology and minor surgery with a special interest in skin cancer treatment.  He is a part time GPSI in Dermatology at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHST and has Diplomas in Practical Dermatology and in dermoscopy.

Dr Javier Montero

Practice: The Willow Surgery, Bristol

 

Working with GP Care since 2017

 

Dr Montero qualified as a doctor in Spain and has been working in Bristol since 2005 following GP training in Warwickshire. He has a special interest in minor surgery with expertise in large cysts and lipomas.

Dr Jonathan Burrows

Qualifications: MBBS MRCS MRCGP MBCAM DOHNS

 

Graduated from London in 1996

 

Practice: Hathaway Medical Centre, Middlefield Road, Chippenham

 

Working with GP Care since 2019

 

Dr Burrows has a special interest in minor surgery, working in plastic surgery and ENT. He has also trained in Aesthetic medicine.

Dr Lucinda Bench

Qualifications: MBBS DRCOG DCH MRCGP DPD

 

Graduated from London in 1985

 

Practice: Westbury-on-Trym Primary Care Centre

 

Dr Bench qualified from the London Hospital in 1985 and obtained a Diploma in Practical Dermatology in 2003. She is based at the Westbury-on-Trym Primary Care Centre, but also works as GP specialist for Bristol Community Health.

Dr Neil Fletcher

Qualifications: MA MB BChir MRCS MRCGP DFFP DTM&H ALCM

 

Practice: Cam and Uley Surgery

 

Dr Fletcher is a partner and minor surgery lead at the Cam and Uley Surgery.