DR RAJAMMA SREELATHA
Dr Sreelatha qualified in 1990 and joined the practice in 2006, becoming a partner the year after. Married with two children, her main interests are Mental Health and Family Planning.
Senior Practice Nurse
I trained at PGI from 1989 – 1992 and following that worked part time in several nursing homes specialising in care of the elderly. In 1998 I did a Return to Nursing Course at Bradford University and then worked on the medical wards at PGI until joining Stuart Road in 2001. I specialise in Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, Coronary Heart Disease, Cytology, Contraception and Sexual Health and Smoking Cessation. I also deal with a lot of Travel Health. I am the lead nurse for Diabetes at the surgery.
Minor Illness Nurse
I qualified as a registered adult nurse in 1997 with Sheffield University. I have since this time worked in a va riety of areas,gyna ecology,general surgery, Urology,Vasc ular and orthopaedics as well as a short time in Neonatal Intensive care. Icompleted a Degree in nursing in 2001 and then went on to work as a Hea lth Visitor from 2005 and complete a Masters Degree in Health V isiting in 2014. I spent some time working in triage as a Nurse Advisor at NHS Direct. I worked as a Health visitor for severa lyears before then joining general practice as a Nurse Practitioner in 2015. Ihave since this time completed a course in Independent and supplementary prescr ibing,minor illness and clinica l examination and assessment. I joined Stuart Road surgery in November 2018 as a Minor illness Nurse Practitioner.
I commenced employment at Stuart Road Surgery in 2009 after working at Pontefract General Infirmary as a trained Phlebotomist. My intial role at Stuart Road Surgery was Phlebotomist. I have since completed NVQ Level 2, 3 & 4 in Health & Social Care. I am an accredited Smoking Cessation Advisor. I have trained to give Flu, Pneumonia and B12 vaccinations. I also do Spirometry, Bloods, BP, Dressings and assist the GP to do Minor Operations.
I joined Stuart Road in March 2021 having been in the healthcare sector for 20+ years. I started in Doncaster as a phlebotomist and worked my way up to gain the necessary qualifications and training. My healthcare training and skills include taking bloods, blood pressure checks, ECG's, complex wound care, Diabetes reviews, contraceptive pill checks, weight management, assisting with minor surgery and contraceptive coils and implants
I joined Stuart Road Surgery in June 2021. Having spent the last 7 years working in various roles within Primary Care in Leeds covering everything from business management to assurance, governance and compliancy.
I've been at Stuart Road since 2004, which makes me one of the longest serving staff members. I head up the admin and reception team.