Dartmouth Medical Practice

Lines open: 8.30am to 6.00pm Mon-Fri

Our Team


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Dr Tony Anderson

GP Principal

Dr Anderson is our senior partner. He is the ENT specialist GP in our practice and holds clinics in Dartmouth seeing a wide range of patients living within South Devon. … [continue] Dr Tony Anderson

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Dr Andrew Eynon-Lewis

GP Principal

Andrew has been a GP in Dartmouth since 1989. His interests include practice management, workforce development through education and training and quality improvement.  He retired from his Health Education England … [continue] Dr Andrew Eynon-Lewis

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Dr Andy Freeman

GP Principal

Andy joined the practice in 2012, having previously been a GP Partner up North. He considers himself fortunate to have such an interesting, varied job in which two days are never … [continue] Dr Andy Freeman

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Dr Sophia Hendy

GP Principal

Sophia trained at St Thomas’ Hospital and completed training as a GP at Norton Brook before going freelance and then starting at DMP. She has worked for the Western Subcommittee of Devon LMC, been … [continue] Dr Sophia Hendy

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Dr Richard Bell

GP Principal

Richard studied medicine at Cardiff Medical School and spent several years working in hospitals around Wales before meeting his future wife and moving down to Devon. He finished his registrar … [continue] Dr Richard Bell

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Dr Karin Chopin


Karin joined the Practice in 1998; her particular interests are Women’s Health & End of Life Care.  She trained in Bristol having previously read Modern Languages & had a career … [continue] Dr Karin Chopin

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Dr Emily Cotton


Emily moved to Devon having done her medical training in Bristol. Her particular areas of interest are Women’s Health including contraceptive implant and coil fitting and  she also performs regular ward rounds at our local … [continue] Dr Emily Cotton

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Dr Melissa Gray


Having grown up in Devon and training at Peninsula Medical School, Melissa completed her foundation jobs in the South West. Melissa spent 2 years travelling and working in New Zealand before starting GP … [continue] Dr Melissa Gray

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Dr Nikki Bain


Nikki was born and raised in The Netherlands. After studying medicine in London, she soon moved to the South West to complete her GP training. Alongside being a GP, Nikki … [continue] Dr Nikki Bain

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Dr Claire Beirne


Claire grew up in Manchester and trained in Southampton. After working for a few years in hospital medicine in Southampton she took a break from medicine to do a ski … [continue] Dr Claire Beirne

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Dr Jo Waldock


Jo trained in medicine at Sheffield University and then worked in New Zealand for two years, getting experience in different areas of medicine and enjoying the outdoor lifestyle. She returned … [continue] Dr Jo Waldock

Practice nurses

Connie Putt

Nursing Team Leader/General Practice Nurse

Becky Nelson-Smith

General Practice Nurse

Emma Menzies

General Practice Nurse

Kim Forsyth

Nurse Associate

Kate Eynon-Lewis

Healthcare Assistant

Parris Welch

Trainee Nursing Associate

Practice management

Lisa Brinton

Practice Manager

Lisa has been working in Primary Care since 2006 and brings experience from many aspects to this position.  As Practice Manager it is Lisa’s role to ensure the smooth running … [continue] Lisa Brinton

Sam Lumley

Assistant Manager

Sam also forms part of the management team for Dartmouth Medical Practice. By closely working with the staff and the partners she promotes and educates health and safety awareness to fellow … [continue] Sam Lumley

Jilly Tucker

Office Manager

Jilly is responsible for a wide ranging number or roles, from rota planning to ensuring services are running appropriately.

Kerrie Webb

Reception Manager

Practice staff

Reception Team

Our receptionists are a pivotal part of the team. They are the members of staff every patient will interact with and who deal with a wide range of queries; not … [continue] Reception Team

Clerical Team

Our Admin Team is made up of Clerical, Secretarial & Administrative staff. Based in the building opposite the main surgery you will find them working behind the scenes, keeping everything … [continue] Clerical Team

Secretarial Team

Our Secretaries will deal with referrals, not only typing the letters from the doctors dictation, but also completing the referral pathways. They also deal with insurance companies, solicitors and courts … [continue] Secretarial Team