Practice Staff

Buttercross Health Centre and Ilchester Surgery have the following roles and staff to provide support and care to our patient population:

General Practitioners

Dr Chris Krasucki - Clinical Lead

Dr Jo Nicholls - Child Safeguarding Lead

Dr Helena Ahling-Smith

Dr Adrian Bridge

Dr Jo Davies

Dr Jared Serrano

Dr Kathryn Patrick

Dr Madeleine Smith

Nurse Practitioners

Laura Davey - Clinical Lead

Amanda Evans - Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Kay Jones - Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Enhanced Care Practitioners

Simon Hunter


John Digman

Practice Management

Julie Salter - Senior Practice Manager

Lauren Samways - Deputy Practice Manager

Practice Nurses

Liz Tyrer - Lead Nurse

Shannon Buckley

Laura Smith


Healthcare Assistants

Lauren Jagelman

Lisa Ricketts

Geraldine Turner




Personalised Care Group

Sharon Smith – Senior Health Coach SSW PCN

Richard David – Health Coach SWW PCN

Sophie Tonks-Hughes – Care coordinator SSW PCN

Paula Willis – Care coordinator SSW PCN

Matt Day – Social Prescribing Link Worker SSW PCN

Briony Gemmell – Social Prescribing Link Worker SSW PCN

Helen Saunders - Social Prescribing Link Worker SSW PCN



Rachel Bingham

Courtney Dewland

Paula Evans

Julie Hawksworth

Morag Levy

Pip Rabbidge

Sarah Searley

Paula Squire - Bank

Sue Turner


Sonia Evans - Medical Secretary

Sian Reina - Medical Secretary

Pauline Malik

Babs Bugden

Emma Howchin