Ainsdale Medical Centre is a large GP Practice in Southport and Formby looking after approximately 12500 patients.
We have 5 partners and 3 salaried GPs working at the practice, as well as regular sessional GPs, and a Foundation Doctor. In addition to the doctors, we have 2 Advanced Nurse Practitioners. They are able to help with minor ailments and can prescribe and refer as appropriate. You can find out more about our doctors and advanced nurse practitioners here.
We also have a nursing team which is made up of 3 practice nurses and 2 health care assistants. They are here to deal with a whole range of appointments including annual reviews of long term health conditions, diagnostic procedures and contraceptive care.
The practice team deliver a full range of clinical services under our General Medical Services (GMS) contract with NHS England.
We have been an accredited GP training practice for many years and our current GP Trainers are Dr Weindling and Dr Bennett.
We also host medical students under a partnership with Liverpool University and student nurses from Edge Hill University.
Find out more about our learning and development activity as a training practice here.