Doctors

Dr Stephen Jefferies (m) MB, ChB (1980)
Qualified from Liverpool University in 1980. Has been a partner in the practice since 1984. He has a particular interest in Mental Health and Child Health. He is a member of the Local Medical Committee providing support for GPs with stress and mental health problems. When not at work he can often be found on stage at Sterts Theatre or scuba diving off the Cornish coast. He is slowly reducing his hours in the practice as retirement approaches.

Dr Graham Toms (m) MB, BS (1984) MRCGP
Qualified from University College London in 1984. He is now working on a part time basis. He also works as an occasional expedition doctor on trips abroad.

Dr Emma Mantle (f) MB, ChB (1995)
Qualified from Bristol University in 1995. She currently works on Mondays and Thursdays. Works at Pensilva Surgery ad hoc days.

Dr Chris Gilbert (m) MB, BS (1997) MRCGP
Qualified from St Mary’s Hospital, London in 1997. He is interested in all aspects of General Practice. He currently works four days a week.

Dr Bianca Yu (f) MB, ChB(2002) MRCGP
Qualified from Birmingham University in 2002. She is interested in all aspects of General Practice, with a special interest in family planning.

Dr Ben Basterfield (m) MB, chB (2000) MRCP MRCGP
Qualified from University of Birmingham in 2000. Enjoys all aspects of general practice with interests in elderly care medicine and palliative care.

Dr Katie Conway (f) MB, BCh (1991) MRCGP
Qualified from University of Wales College of Medicine Cardiff in 1991. She is a family planning specialist and works as a salaried GP. She enjoys cooking and handicrafts, likes dogs and getting away to New Zealand to visit family.

Dr Kate Northridge (f) MB BS, (2009) MRCGP DRCOG
Qualified from Peninsula Medical School in 2009. She is interested in all aspects of General Practice, and works three days a week.

Dr Lauren Baines (f) MBBS London 2009, BMedSci, MRCGP, DFFP
Works Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Dr David Hargadon (m) MB.BS London 1981, MRCGP 1985, Aviation Medicine 1997
Works Tuesdays, Wednesdays and alternate Fridays