Attached Staff

Thornbrook Surgery is also used by other healthcare staff that are not associated with our practice but use our rooms to consult patients in the Chapel-en-le-Firth area. All of the healthcare professionals below manage their own patients and are best contacted through the channels below.


Alison Hulme – Alison is a member of the High Peak Maternity Team and is the midwife for patients registered at Thornbrook Surgery. She works here every Tuesday. If you are newly pregnant, please fill in the form and read the information found on the Antenatal Care page of the website which you will find under Our services. If you have returned your form and are awaiting your first appointment, please wait for Alison to contact you.

If you need to contact Alison for any other reason please phone 07834 618401.



Penny Critchlow – Penny is part of the physiotherapy team at the Cavendish Hospital and carries out clinics at Thornbrook Surgery for patients in the Chapel-en-le Frith area.

To contact the physiotherapy team at the Cavendish hospital phone 01246 565050 and choose option 2.

Maureen Pargeter – Maureen is the physiotherapist at Chapel Mobile Physio and works in the community.

To contact Maureen, email



3VHealthcare LTD provides consultant led outpatient clinics and diagnostic services in Chapel-en-le-Frith. Although some consultants from 3VH see patients at out surgery, they are a separate organisation to our Practice.

To contact 3VH phone 01298 600 850 or visit their website:


District Nurses

District nurses visit housebound patients at home. For patients who are mobile, they also provide a range of services at Chapel Health Centre.

Please contact the district nurses on 01298 815116.


Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

Please contact the health visitors on 01298 812552.

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