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 and Wednesdays. 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 2005) MBChB BA GMC No. 6122494
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 please to receive any suggestions about how we may improve our services.
The nurses are Dorothy Beavan, Louise Blezard, Shiji John, Jemma Holdsworth and Ian Bury.
Reception is led by Josie Coupe. The other receptionists are Diane Pilkington, Andrea Robinson, Natalie Hicks, Francine Bowlin, John Bruce and Hannah Neal.
Liz Bradley, the Practice Manager is based here, as is Peter Pilkington, the Finance Manager and Chris Coupe the Facilities Manager. Also, there is Sam Desoer - Practice Secretary, Dawn Preston – Practice Administrator and Lizzie Shaw - Finance 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.
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.