• Dr Mark Blackburn MBBS DRCOG MRCGP; Non Scalpel Technique Vasectomist

    Dr Blackburn is a senior partner at the practice. He joined the practice in 2001 and became a GP Partner in 2005. He is the Practice Lead for Adult and Children Safeguarding and Clinical Governance Lead.

    Dr Backburn carries out local anaesthetic Vasectomy Service for patients in High Peak region.He enjoys supporting practice team and medical students and empowering them develop themselves. He is passionate about career progression and development.

    Outside of work, he enjoys running, climbing and mountaineering.


    Dr Gor is a GP Partner who leads on GP and Medical Students training. Her special interests are Women’s Health and Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive Methods. She carries out fitting out implants and coils.

    In her spare time she enjoys walking, dancing and spending time with her family.

  • Dr Susan Karimi MBBS MRCGP DRCOG

    Dr Karimi is a GP Partner whose specialist interests are in End of Life Care. Dr Karimi also specialises in Women’s Health and Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive Methods. She is Palliative Care and Prescribing Lead for the practice and she carries out Baby clinics and post-natal checks. She is also a keen Medical Students’ Trainer.

    In her free time, Dr Karimi enjoys walking and running.

  • Dr D J Keogh

    Dr David Keogh MBChB, MRCGP. Dr Keogh joined the practice as a Salaried GP in August 2016. His main interests are in teaching medical students and trainee GPs. He is also interested in herbal medicine.

    Outside of work, Dr Keogh is a Sub Aqua Diving Instructor.

  • Dr Z Jafri
    Salaried GP. MBBS nMRCGP
    I qualified in Medicine from Imperial College London in 1999. I qualified as a GP in 2008, having previously gained experience in general and ENT surgery. I am interested in all areas of general practice. I specialise in learning disabilities and diabetes.
  • Dr Katy Shotton BMedSci, BMBS, MRCGP
    Salaried GP
    I have been a qualified General Medical Practitioner since 2021 with an interest in medical teaching and mental health. I also work for the University of Manchester in medical education.
  • Dr N Linscott BMBS, BSc, DRCOG, PGCert, MRCP, MRCGPDr Linscott graduated from Brighton and Sussex Medical School in 2011, and joined our practice as a Salaried GP in June 2022. She has an interest in medical education and quality improvement.