Cliff House Medical Practice

01522 872872

Gresham Street – Branch Surgery

01522 872878


Dr Michelle McGowan


I qualified from Leeds Medical School in 1987. I have been a GP in Lincoln for nearly 30 years and have worked mainly in the city centre, but have also … [continue] Dr Michelle McGowan

Dr Jasmina Jurkovic

Qualified as a medical doctor at University of Rijeka, Croatia 2000 Qualified as a GP at University of Zagreb, Croatia 2008

Salaried GP

I’ve been a GP since I qualified in 2008 and have lived in Lincoln for 2 years. I enjoy cooking and eating vegetarian food and regular exercise. My favourite part of the job is seeing patients.

Dr Ravindra Sondhi

Qualified in 1984 from St George's Medical School London University Qualifications BSc (Hons) MBBS MBA

Clinical Lead

I am a GP and I qualified at St George’s Medical School. I have a background in Gastroenterology. I am married and have 3 children, two of whom have followed into medicine, and enjoy Fishing, Travelling and Reading.

Health Care Assistants


Health Care Assistant

My name is Amanda and I have worked in General Practice for over 30 years in both roles of HCA and Receptionist.
During that time I hope I have always made the patients journey easier with a warm, helpful approach.
I’m proud to be part of the Cliff House team who have their patients needs at the centre of their ethos.

Practice nurses

Kym High

Nurse Manager

Leanne Brewer

Nurse Associate

My name is Leanne and I am a Registered Nursing Associate. I qualified in April 2020 via University of Lincoln. I have been at Cliff House since September this year. … [continue] Leanne Brewer

Eileen Chase

Practice Nurse

Hello my name is Eileen and have been a nurse for 42 years, varied roles along the pathway, all good and rewarding. Competent in clinical areas, good listener when needed.


Shiraz Haider


I have worked in hospital for 18+ years, mental health for 17+ years with 10+ years at a senior level and 7 years as a Chief Pharmacist. Since 2017 I have been working as a GP Pharmacist.

My modus operandi is to improve the health and well-being of the local population we all serve.

Paul Thompson


I’m a Clinical Pharmacist and have a history in Community Pharmacy. I do Medicine reviews and help people use their medication correctly to optimize its benefits.

James Ford


Senior clinical pharmacist IMP Federation
Primary care lead Lincolnshire Co-operative

I have worked in general practice for a number of years and currently work exclusively as a GP clinical pharmacist.
I am also a prescriber so I hold clinics and prescribe medications within the practice.

Practice manager

Errum Ansari

Business Partner

I am the managing partner for the Cliff House Medical Practice. I have a pharmacy background with additional postgraduate qualifications in Business Administration. I have over 30 years in NHS management experience and have successfully managed all aspects of the Practice business during this time. I also have full membership of the following institutes:
– CMI chartered management institute
– IHM institute of healthcare managers
– HFMA healthcare financial management association
I enjoy working with our very committed practice team and looking after them so they can best assist the medical needs of our patients.

Nataly Birbeck

PhD in mental health and digital design at Open Lab, Newcastle University

Business Manager

I am new in post after recently completing a PhD in mental health and digital design at Open Lab, Newcastle University.

My research interests include dementia, self-harm,and the commissioning of digital health services and tools. In my new role as Business Manager at Cliff House Medical Practice, I look forward to spearheading more digital health projects, leveraging patient participation, and working with the rest of our wonderful team!

Practice staff





I joined Cliff House Medical Practice as a part time receptionist in October 2020. I have previously worked for 10 years as a receptionist at a busy NHS Mental Health … [continue] Kelly



I joined the practice in 2020, my main role is as Receptionist but I will also be working in Administration.
I enjoy working with people and I am always happy to help.



I joined the practice in 2018 as an apprentice following my A-Levels. I now work full time as a Receptionist and Administrator and gained a Level 3 Business Administration qualification.

I deal with a range of different admin tasks but mainly dealing with the letters we receive from different clinics and clinical coding from these.

My usual hours are Monday-Friday so always available to help!


Practice Administrator

I joined Cliff House Medical Practice in February 2009 when I returned to the UK having lived and worked in Germany since January 1995. My position within Cliff House is as Senior Receptionist & Medical Administration. There is a team of 5 receptionists, we are all dedicated to delivering the highest standards of service to our patient group.



I work part-time as an Administrator – handling letters and getting info to the Practice staff.