Dr George Gardner

Dr-George-Gardner.jpgMB BS (1996) London, BMedSci, DRCOG, DFFP, MRCGP. Dr Gardner joined Litchdon Medical Centre in 2002. He is a Trainer for doctors on the North Devon GP Vocational Training Scheme and is the Older Persons Mental Health Lead for the North Devon Clinical Commissioning Group. Dr Gardner works Monday, Tuesdays, Wednesday and Fridays. Dr Gardner is the senior partner at the practice and works closely with Sharon Bates the Management Partner to ensure the smooth running of the practice.
Dr Gardner works out of hours for the local Devon Doctors team.

Dr Angus Jefferies

Dr-Angus-Jefferies.jpgMB BS (1998) London, BEng, DCH, DRCOG, MRCGP. Dr Jefferies joined Litchdon medical centre in July 2005. He has a special interest in ophthalmolgy and is the practice diabetes lead. He is also a trainer for doctors on the North Devon Vocational Training Scheme. Dr Jefferies works Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 

Dr Simon Jones

Dr-Simon-Jones.jpgBSc, MB BS (1996) London, DCH, DRCOG, DFFP, DTM&H, DipClinEd, MRCGP. Dr Jones joined Litchdon Medical Centre in 2007. Dr Jones is a Trainer for doctors on the North Devon GP Vocational Training scheme and is also involved with training medical students. Dr Jones also has an interest in expedition and tropical medicine. Dr Jones is on the North Devon CCG Board and works at Litchdon on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Fridays.

Dr Lucy Dallimore

Dr-Lucy-Dallimore.jpgMB ChB (1999) Bristol, DRCOG DFFP DTM+H MRCGP Loc IUT Loc SDI. Dr Dallimore has a special interest in sexual and reproductive healthcare and trains GPs in contraception. Dr Dallimore is the practice lead GP for child safeguarding. Dr Dallimore works Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Dr Sophia Erdozain

Dr-Sophia-Erdozain.jpgBSc Hons, MB BS (2000) London, MRCS, DO-HNS, MRCGP, DFFP. Dr Erdozain  began working at Litchdon initally as a locum in 2011 and became a partner in 2012. Dr Erdozain trained as a surgeon specialising in Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) before becoming a GP in 2007. Dr Erdozain's clinical interest include minor surgery and end of life care. Dr Erdozain works Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dr Jessica Parker

Dr-Jess-Parker.jpgBMedSci, BM.BS (2000) Nottingham, MRCP, MRCGP, DFFP. Dr Parker joined Litchdon Medical Centre in August 2006. Dr Parker is the prescribing lead for the practice and works on Tuesday and Thursday.

Dr Hazel Warner

Dr-Hazel-Warner.jpgMB BS (2005) London, DCH, DFSRH, MRCGP. Dr Warner joined Litchdon medical Centre in 2010. She is the lead GP for medical students.
Dr Warner works on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Dr Guy Cockcroft

Dr Guy Cockcroft

MB BS(2009) London, BSc (HONS), MRCGP. Dr Cockcroft joined the
practice in 2014 and he works on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays.                                                                    

Dr Emily Marsh

Dr Emily Marsh

MBChb (2010) Birmingham, DRCOG, MRCGP. Dr Marsh joined the practice in 2015 and she works on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Dr Will Carlino

MBChb (2007) Sheffield BA (Hons) BMedSci (Hons) MRCS PGC Trauma Surgery MRCGP. Dr Carlino joined as a partner in October 2018 after working at the practice as a salaried GP before that for 12 months. Dr Carlino works on a Mon, Wed, Thursday and Friday. 

Dr James Thornton


James Thornton

MBBCh(2010) Cardiff, MRCGP. Dr Thornton joined the practice as a registrar and has become a Partner in September 2019.


Dr Miranda Brice

Dr Miranda Brice

MBBS 2006 London. Ba (hons). MRCGP. Dr Brice works on Wednesdays & Fridays and has been with the practice since 2014.


Dr Helen Fothergill


MB BS (2007) London, B.A Physiological Sciences (2004) Oxford.  Dr Fothergill normally works on Mondays and Tuesdays.  She also works in A&E and Intensive Care at NDDH.


Dr Phil Whatling

Phil Whatling

MBBS (2008), BSc (Hons) Anatomy & Developmental Biology (2004), MRCS, MRCGP. Dr Whatling relocated from London in 2017, having trained as a General Surgeon with a special interest in Renal Transplantation.  For lifestyle reasons he decided to retrain as a GP in North Devon and worked at Litchdon as a registrar for 12 months before joining as a registered GP in 2020.  He became a Partner of the Practice on 1/11/2021  and normally works on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  He has a special interest in Minor Surgery.

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