Mr Rob Burnley (m)

BPharm (1999 Bradford)

Mr Gemma Harrison (m)

'Hello, I am a practice pharmacist working for Hambleon South PCN.  I provide support to the practice staff with regards to medication and prescription queries or concerns. I also provide clinical medication reviews to manage patients with single or multiple problems and complex polypharmacy and assist them to get the best out of their medicines. 

Furthermore, I can provide patients with advice on common and minor ailments. 

My role also includes, medicines reconciliation during transfer of care and working with other healthcare professionals to ensure consistency of patient care and benefit. 


Attached Staff

Community Midwives

Antenatal clinics are held in the surgery on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, by appointment only.  For details of the evening classes for expectant parents run by the midwives, please ask your midwife or telephone the Friarage Hospital on (01609) 779911.


The District Nursing Team

A team of district nurses provides home nursing care where necessary and maintain a constant liaison with the doctors.  They can be contacted on (01845) 591738

Mr James Sleigh (f)

James is employed as a Physiotherapist by Hambleton South PCN and works Thursdays and Fridays at Thirsk Doctors Surgery.

His role is of first contact physio, to free up GP time.  James has daily catch ups with the GP to discuss patients and any need for change of medication / sick notes.

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