The Long Lane Team
The medical team at long lane surgery are all highly experienced and are dedicated to providing all patients with the best possible care. We have our own reception, administration and practice management teams to ensure we can provide the best service possible.
Nic Rushman trained in London and has been at Long Lane since 2001. He is trained in Vasectomy Surgery and Hand Surgery. He is a fervent supporter of the Leicester Tigers and will usually be found cheering them on at the weekend.
Nikki Mayes trained in Leicester. She is also a Director of the local Primary Care Network. She is a keen supporter of the NFL and supports The Jaguars.
Hanna Robbins trained in Leicester. She writes regularly for the Coalville Times on health matters and is a keen runner.
Dr Furlong trained in Leicester. She has a special interest in Diabetes and Dermatology. In her own time, she is an accomplished golfer
Dr Mao is a knowledgeable and experienced GP who chairs our Multi-disciplinary and our monthly Clinical team meetings.
Dr Kent is an experienced GP who blends common sense with great caring. In her own time, she enjoys time with her young family.
Dr Davis trained in Leicester. She has recently returned to work at the surgery after her maternity leave.
Dr Anandaram qualified from Leicester Medical School in 2012. She trained as a GP in the West Midlands and has a specialist interest in the care of those with an Intellectual Disability which she leads on at the practice. Outside of work, her adventures stretch from the extremes of mountaineering up Kilimanjaro and Everest, to the simple pleasures of cooking, running and tending to her vegetable garden.
Dr Nana is an experienced GP who brings a high level of technical and IT skills to the surgery. He is leading our digital AIRMID project to improve our service for patients with long-term conditions.
Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP's)
Sarah Vale is our ANP partner and leads on Infection Control, Anticoagulation Lead, and Nurse Manager. Sarah Trained in Tunbridge Wells and has a background in Urgent Care, and Orthopaedics. She has special interest in Care of the Elderly, Diabetes Asthma and long term conditions with 30 years in General Practice. She is also trained for Joint injections and Minor surgery.
Karen Hill brings a wealth of experience from her previous role at The Urgent Care Centre. She is also interested in vulnerable patients and leads the team with Dr Anandaram who look after our patients with Learning Difficulties.
Kat Wilcox trained in Leicester. She has a wealth of experience in Urgent Care medicine and has an interest in Family Planning which she leads on behalf of the surgery.
Christine Campbell is an Experienced Nurse Practitioner with a background of respiratory, Gastroenterology, Vascular and General surgery Nursing. She was also a resuscitation officer , instructing resus courses and attending medical emergencies. She is nearing completion of her MSC in Advanced practice.
Paul Hydes trained in Leicester and has a background in Paediatric medicine (Childhood illnesses). In his spare time, he is a dedicated cyclist especially with MTB.
joined the Practice 5 years ago and is studying to complete her MSC in Advanced Practice. She has a back ground in neurosurgery and A=E and urgent care. She has a special interest in Paediatrics and has completed a Paeds course at Sheffield Hallam. She also has a special interest in complex elderly patients.
Laura Brewin joined us in early 2020. She has a background of Palliative care and Community nursing. She has an interest in wound care. She is currently undertaking a Practice nursing Degree. She will be here to see you for your smears, dressings and with your children for baby and child immunisations.
After Qualifying in 2006, Claire Eaton worked in Cardiology and Emergency Medicine before joining the Practice in 2017. After gaining her Degree in Leicester, she now has a range of Practice Nursing expertise. She has a special interest in Diabetes Care.
Miss Beaumont, Mrs Hopkins & Mrs Ross
Zante, Faye and Linda are the engine room of the surgery. They cover the phlebotomy if needed, do the patient measurements for our patients with long term illnesses, organise our stock control, run the testing for the Hand Surgery, assist with the specialist clinics and help with the day to day running of the surgery.
Miss Morton & Miss Thompson
Chelsey joined us in 2018 as a receptionist and Jenny shortly after. They both are now also skilled in Phlebotomy.They also have other roles in the surgery, you may see Jenny helping in reception and Chelsey helping with the Vasectomy Surgery and Hand Surgery clinics.
Rohinni Kale is an experienced pharmacist who joined the surgery in 2019. She is particularly interested in safe prescribing and making sure the medication suits you the best while being the most effective.
First Contact Practitioner
Simon qualified as a Physiotherapist 20 years ago and now offers this wealth of experience to our patients at Long Lane guiding them to the most effective treatments for their joint and muscle problems. Simon is also a keen rock climber and cyclist.
David joined the practice in 2020 and already you can see his influence across the teams, improving the patient journey and making our recall systems more robust. He brings a wealth of experience, firstly from looking after wild animals in Africa and latterly running an Animal Hospital. He says nothing shocks him!
Mandy has been Assistant Practice Manager here at Long Lane for many years and has been with the Surgery in various locations in the past.
Michelle has been with this Surgery since 2014 and is Reception and Administration Manager.
Mafalda has been a member of the Administration team for around 2 years now and is always happy to help.
I’ve been working at Long Lane Surgery for nearly two years now and I am a member of the Admin team. In my spare time I enjoy going on long walks with my German Shepherd and my hobbies include watching or playing football at the weekends.