Lonsdale Medical Group

24 Lonsdale Road, London, NW6 6RR

Telephone: 0207 328 8331 (75+ line available on request)


If you are unwell and cannot wait until we are next open, please call 111.

Award Winning Wellbeing Cafe, Wednesday 11-1 pm at the Lonsdale.  Please come along for hot drinks, company, and a friendly welcome!


A team dedicated to improving health and wellbeing. 

Dr Simon Read MB BS 1998 Royal Free Hospital - MSc, MRCP (UK)- GP Partner and GP Trainer
GMC: 4425380: Dr Simon is one of the GP partners, and is the GP training lead and a GP trainer. He has an interest in all aspects of general practice and in particular in family medicine and lifestyle / fitness and wellbeing, including helping the practice and staff become a leading Active Practice.

Dr Daniel Dietch MB ChB 1992 University of Manchester MSc FRCP DCH FRCGP - GP Partner and Mental Health Lead
GMC: 3591480: Dr Daniel is one of the GP partners, has an MSc in Psychiatric Research, and longstanding interests in all aspect of General Practice including Mental Health, Internal Medicine, Exercise and Nutrition. He is a visiting lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London

Dr Alexandra Panagoulas MB BS 2001 University of London- GP Partner and GP Trainer
GMC: 6031761: Dr Alexandra is one of the GP partners, having originally been a trainee and then a salaried doctor here and not wanting to leave! She has an interest in all aspects of general practice and in particular in women's health and GP teaching and training. She is a GP trainer and leads the foundation year training program.

Dr Amina Al-Yassin MB BS 2011 Imperial College London : GP Trainee Award Finalist DEC 2021
GMC: 7177127: Dr Amina joined us after completing her ST3 year here as an award winning SPIN fellow. She works also for the CAHMS service and has an interest in child mental health and wellbeing for patients and staff.

Dr Abdul Naem MB BS 1995 Minor Surgery
GMC: 4200055: Dr Abdul runs our Minor Surgery clinic at Blessings medical centre once a week. He is a highly experience doctor with expertise in minor surgery and aesthetic medicine and does a range of procedures for us including removing lumps/ bumps/ cysts and lipomas and skin tags as well as joint injections.

Dr Phoebe Gallagher MB BCh 2015 Swansea University
GMC: 7491028: Dr Phoebe is here three days a week and runs the Tuesday mother and baby clinic as well as having an interest in Womens health and HRT, coil fitting and implants and nutrition and food. She is also a qualified chef.

Dr Seyed Tabatabaei
GMC: 6115736. Dr Tabatabaei is a full time GP with us with an interest in same day access and acute care: Dr Tabatabaei is more often than not the doctor who runs our on the day "duty doctor" work and has a lot of experience of front-line acute hospital GP care.

Dr Gautam Bagga
GMC: 6051774. Dr Gautam works three days a week, two remote and one day at the practice, helping out with patients who wish to have telephone calls as well as face to face slots. He is an experienced GP with an interest in all aspects of general practice and in particular quality improvement projects and staff training. He is also the current ping pong title holder at the practice.

Dr Sejal Patel MB ChB 2013 University of Birmingham- Palliative Care Lead
GMC: 7408507: Dr Sejal is a longstanding GP here, and also an ex-trainee and previous lead in our palliative care and end of life care. She recently returned from maternity leave and is looking forward to her return to the practice and patients.

Dr Joanna Boutros MB BS 2012 University College London- Child Protection Lead
GMC: 7303955: Dr Boutross is one of our longstanding salaried doctors and also an ex-trainee of the practice and has had lead roles including safeguarding lead. She is currently on maternity leave.

Dr Diana Davenport MB BS 2012 Imperial College London
GMC: 7293712: Dr Davenport is one of our longstanding salaried doctors, having also been an ex-trainee at the practice. She has an interest in women's health, HRT and runs the mother and baby clinic. She is currently on maternity leave.

Dr Oyebanke Oyerinde-Johnson
GMC: 5188071: Dr Oyebanke has worked regularly at the practice or several years with both face to face and telephone GP calls.

Dr Saurabh Adlakha - GMC 6066131. Dr Saurabh works remotely for us on Tuesdays for those patients who would like a routine or book on day call

Dr Leah Mintz - GMC: 7135234. Dr Leah is starting with us in November, working four mornings a week at the practice. We are very much looking forward to her joining the team!

Locum GP doctors - we host regular locum GP doctors at the practice and remotely, to cover doctors who are absent and also to bolster the rota. These doctors return to us regularly and are therefore familiar with our set up, services and patients and take part in our team meetings, and become part of our team while here.

Admin Team

The Management Team are responsible for the Management and smooth running of the Practice

Michelle Reilly
Practice Manager

Aisha Siddiqui
Operations Manager

Aisha Hussain
Finance Administrator

GP Trainees

We are proud to be a highly regarded training practice for GP trainees. GP ST trainees are fully qualified, experienced doctors who have been working in hospital specialties (and often also previously in general practice), and who are completing their final specialty training as GPs.

Dr Maria Hatton
GMC: 7640812. Dr Maria is an ST3 GP trainee (in her final year of GP training). She has an interest in integrative medicine and a holistic medical approach.

Clinical Pharmacists

Miss Hanan Hadi
Senior Clinical Pharmacist and Medicines Management Lead

Sarah Aldabagh
Clinical Pharamacist

Preeya Patel
PCN Clinical Pharmacist

Olivia Adewusi
PCN Clinical Pharmacist

Blessing Maunganidze
PCN Clinical Pharmacist and Covid-19 Vaccinator

Rabab Hassan - Clinical Pharmacist

Ameena Hafeez - PCN Clinical Pharmacist

Khatera Azizi - PCN Clinical Pharmacist

Nursing Team

Our Nursing and HCA Team manages all the nursing and HCA services including blood tests, baby immunisations and smear tests among other things. They also manage a lot of our prevalence work and help identify patients who may have a chronic disease and will work with them to reduce their risk factors.

Kelsey Glynn
Lead Nurse

Jess Lepper
Practice Nurse

Dominika Schmidt

Raihana Qurashi - Phlebotomist

Angelina Marques - Phlebotomist


We are fortunate to have a team of “first contact” physiotherapists working with us throughout the week. They are experienced physiotherapists who can diagnose new musculoskeletal problems, give initial treatment advice and help with an onward referral or investigation if needed.

Our team of first-contact physiotherapists can help patients with musculoskeletal issues such as back, neck and joint pain by: assessing and diagnosing issuesgiving expert advice on how best to manage their conditionsreferring them onto specialist services if necessary.

Elliot Traford
MSK Physiotherapist: Elliot is here 4 days a week doing MSK First Contact Physiotherapy sessions.

Duarte Freire - MSK Physiotherapist


For 2023 we finally have Dieticians working with us! Dietitians support people to improve their health by providing expert nutrition and dietary advice. A dietitian can help you manage health conditions, such as: diabetes. eating disorders.

Dietitians interpret the science of nutrition to improve health and treat diseases/conditions by educating and giving practical, personalized advice to clients, patients, carers, and colleagues.



Kinjal Khona - Dietician: adults and children: Kinjal works with us on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Patient Service Professionals

Our Patient Services Professionals have the role of ensuring patients get a first class administrative experience. 

Elisha Charles
PSP Senior Team Leader

Ann Fitzgerald

Rita Burbridge

Shannon McEntaggart - PSP

Aisha Siddiqui - PSP

Adam Noor

Tamara Richards - PSP and flu vaccinator

Jacqueline Phillips - PSP

Nawal Baraka - PSP

Derrico Phillips - PSP

Denea Brady - PSP

Nimo Gabas - PSP

Shaequan Taylor - PSP (in training)

Anne Stewart
PSP: Registration Team and 75+ line coordinator based at Blessings Medical Centre

Susan Draper
PSP: Registration Team and 75+ line coordinator based at Blessings Medical Centre

Sharon Elfrey - Senior Administrator

Secretarial Team

The Secretarial Team are responsible for the administration of referrals from the Practice, meeting minutes, safety audits and the month of birth recall system in the Practice

Judith Chambers
Practice Secretary

Kym Greenwood - Practice Secretary Team Leader

Clinical Administration Team

The clinical administration team are responsible for the clinical coding at Lonsdale. They are experts in coding and ensure that all our patient records have the correct codes. They also summarise the clinical records, help coordinate the daily distribution of electronic laboratory results and electronic repeat medication requests to clinicians, and clinical letters to GPs and pharmacists, run some of our safety audit processes, patient diary entry recalls. 

Bernadette Beatty
Clinical Administrator

Karishma Deauchand
Clinical Administrator

Divakar Chauhan
Clinical Administrator

Other Staff

Dr Shannon O'Floinn
GMC: 7669998: Dr Shannon works behind the scenes helping the practice with key clinical administration work, developing protocols, running clinical audits, working on quality improvement projects and coordinating our laboratory results management.

Noemi Torok: - Social Prescriber

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    GP extended hours service until 8pm: pre-booked only
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    GP extended hours service until 8pm: pre-booked only.
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    GP extended hours service until 8pm: pre-booked only
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    GP extended hours service until 8pm: pre-booked only
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    GP extended hours service until 8pm: pre-booked only
  • Saturday
    09:00am to 03:00pm
    Pre-booked Nurse and HCA appointments and GP Extended hours Hub service: pre-booked only
  • Sunday
    Remote GP morning service: pre-booked only
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