Shadsworth Surgery has been here to serve the health needs of anyone who lives in or near Shadsworth since 1988. The buildings have kept growing over the years, but we hope we’re still just as friendly.
There are surgeries every day with late surgeries on Mondays. Antenatal Clinic and Baby Clinic are on a Wednesday.
We have a great staff team at Shadsworth Surgery, who are all eager to give you the best service and care possible.
(Manchester 1981) BSc MBChB MRCP MRCGP PGC GMC No: 2713515
(Manchester 1987) BSc MBChB MRCGP GMC No: 3241400
(St Mary’s London 1991) BSc MBBS MRCP DRCOG GMC No: 3546844
(Liverpool 1985) MBChB GMC No: 3090185
(Pretoria 1994) MBChB DFFP DRCOG MRCGP GMC No: 4324568
(Manchester 2006) MBChB MRCP GMC No. 6145402
(Manchester 2007) BSc MBChB MRCP GMC No. 6157613
Our Site Manager is Joanna Watson, who has day-to-day responsibility for the smooth running of Shadsworth Surgery. She will be able to help you with any queries you have about administrative or non-clinical aspects of your care. She will be pleased to receive any suggestions about how we may improve our services.
The nurses are led by Ian Bury. The other nurses are Louise Blezard, Alison Chapman, Shiji John and Yvette Wilson.
Reception is led by John Bruce. The other receptionists are Josie Coupe, Diane Pilkington, Andrea Robinson, Francine Bowlin, Kim Smith and Dominic Lang.
Katie Stanton, the Practice Manager is based here, as is Martin Otto, the Finance Manager and Chris Coupe the Facilities Manager. Also, there is Sam Desoer - Practice Secretary and Dawn Preston – Practice Administrator.
We accept anyone who lives in our practice area as new patients. You can register by completing a registration form which can be obtained from the practice. When you register, we will ask you to make an appointment to see either the practice nurse or healthcare assistant for a new patient health check. This will make sure that our records are accurate and all routine checks to promote your health and wellbeing (such as blood pressure/smear tests/mammograms) are up-to-date.
Please don’t use this email address to request appointments or prescriptions, please see refer to the ‘Patient Access’ information on the prescription tab. Thank you.
Shadsworth Surgery is situated on Shadsworth Road, behind Royal Blackburn Hospital.
You can reach us by coming off at Junction 6 of the M65 at the Blackburn East junction. Turn towards Blackburn and turn left after McDonalds onto Whitebirk Road. 1/2 mile later, at the traffic lights, go straight up the hill. This is Shadsworth Road. We are 0.6 miles after the traffic lights, on the left, just before you reach the Esso Garage.
From the Royal Blackburn Hospital turn left, towards the motorway. Take the first left, onto Shadsworth Road. We are about 1/2 mile on the right, just after the Esso garage.