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Dr John Brendan McKeating (m)


Full Time GP Partner.

GMC No. 3267510.

Dr McKeating has been at the practice since October 2000. Prior to this he served in the Royal Navy as a Medical Officer.

As a GP Trainer, Dr McKeating supervises and trains Doctors who are completing their post-graduate qualification in General Practice. Also as a Clinical Tutor with The University of Nottingham, Dr McKeating supervises final year medical students' who are gaining experience in General Practice. He is also on the Governing Council of the British Medical Association.

Dr McKeating has particular interests in Minor Surgery, Joint Injections and Men's Health.

Dr McKeating is the lead partner for teaching, HR & clinical governance

Dr Smita Jobling (f)


Full Time GP Partner.

GMC No. 2915458.

Dr Jobling is the Child Safeguarding Lead and teaches 1st and 2nd year Medical Students.

Dr Jobling is the lead partner for practice financial management and represents the practice at CCG and federation meetings.

Dr Ashish G Alurwar (m)


Full Time GP Partner.

GMC No. 5208230.

Dr Alurwar qualified in 2000 and spent the formative postgraduate period as an Anaesthetic & Intensive Care trainee in Leicester and Shrewsbury rotations before completing General Practice training in the Mersey region. Dr Alurwar enjoys the wide and varied work in General Practice and has particular interest in Pain management, Respiratory, Musculoskeletal Conditions and Men's health.

Dr Alurwar is the lead partner for IT, clinical systems and information governance.

Dr Laura C Whitehorn (f)


Salaried GP.

GMC No. 7285013.

Dr Whitehorn qualified from the University of Nottingham in 2012 and spent her postgraduate period working in the Nottingham City and QMC hospitals doing rotations in General Surgery, Stroke Medicine, Respiratory Medicine, Paediatrics and A&E. Originally from Birmingham, Dr Whitehorn returned to Birmingham and completed her General Practice training. During this time she worked in Obstertrics and Gynaecology. Having missed Nottingham, in August 2017 Dr Whitehorn returned to Nottingham and has now joined us here at Highcroft Surgery.

Dr Andrew J Brodie (m)

BM BS, BSc(Hons), PGDipMedEd, MRCGP

Salaried GP.

GMC No. 7155643.



Dr Khandaker Islam (m)


GP Registrar

GMC No. 6136605.

Dr McKeating is his GP trainer.

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