Education & training
Dr Wendy is a graduate of Newcastle University, and loves general practice. Started in 2009 – many of you will remember when it was Wendy’s Surgery, before she was joined by her helpful colleagues and classmates and had to change the name to Blackbutt Doctors so they wouldn’t feel left out! Wendy, Rochelle and Natalia all studied together at Newcastle University.
General practitioner treats patients of all ages from newborn babies to elderly people. GP have an important role to play in the management of acute care, chronic diseases and the treatment of patients with multiple health conditions. General practitioner (GP) treat all common medical conditions and refer patients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Another important part of the work of a GP is preventative medicine and health promotion, include child immunisation and lifestyle modification.