BM DCH DRCOG MRCGP. He joined the practice in 1998 after his basic training in Southampton, and then several years of child health work in Nottingham. He has since taken a keen interest in musculoskeletal medicine and has been using acupuncture in the practice since 1995. He shares the minor operations work, and also has a strong psychological focus, leading on smoking cessation work. He has 3 grown up children, and in his spare time enjoys sailing, running, and playing saxophone.