Doctors

Dr Helen Burgess – (Female)

Dr Helen Burgess graduated from Dundee Medical School and has been a partner at Ladybarn since 1988. She has a special interest in prescribing and has been GP Clinical lead for Medicines Optimisation for south Manchester and is Chair of Greater Manchester Medicines Group.

Dr David Adams-Strump – (Male)

Dr Adams-Strump qualified from Manchester University in 2004. He completed his Gp training in Salford before joining Ladybarn Group Practice as a Partner in 2010.
He has an interest in paediatrics and helps run the baby clinic.
Dr Adams-Strump is also responsible for mentoring 2nd year foundation doctors and medical students at the practice.

Dr Clare Murray-Brown – (Female)

Dr Clare Murray-Brown qualified from Bristol University in 2001. She completed her GP training in Plymouth before moving back to Manchester.
She has a special interest in family planning, and runs our coil and implant service.

Dr Yasmin Hoosen – (Female)

Dr Hoosen graduated from Manchester University and remained in Manchester throughout her training period. she has a special interest in Diabetes and is running the Diabetic clinic. Dr Hoosen is bilingual, with her second language being Urdu.

Dr Susan Phoenix – (Female)

Dr Susan Phoenix qualified from Manchester University in 2009 and completed her foundation and GP training in South Manchester. She has an interest in family planning and is able to fit contraceptive coils and implants.

Dr James Anderson – (Male)

Dr James Anderson graduated from Manchester Medical School in 2010 with a Medical Degree and a Masters in Healthcare Ethics and Law. After two years foundation training he spent one year working in New Zealand in Rural General Practice. He then completed his three year GP training and became a member of the Royal College of GPs in 2016. Since then he has been a proud member of the Ladybarn Group Practice team. Dr Anderson is now a partner at the practice and also leads the education of final year medical students attached to the practice.

Dr Kate Poole – (Female)

Graduated 2010 with honours from University of Leicester.
Worked as a Junior Doctor in Leicester and Manchester and completed GP training in 2015.
Diploma in Geriatric Medicine 2014.

Dr Emma Barnsley – (Female)

Dr Emma Barnsley qualified from Liverpool University in 2009 with Honours. She completed her foundation training in Liverpool and then worked as an A&E Doctor in Auckland, New Zealand for 18 months. She completed her GP training in South Manchester in 2016. She has an interest in infant health and post-natal care and helps run the baby clinic.

Dr Thomas McCaffrey – (Male)

Dr McCaffrey qualified from University of Newcastle in 2015. He completed his foundation training and GP training at Wythenshawe Hospital from 2015-2020. Dr McCaffrey worked here at Ladybarn Group Practice in 2017 as a Junior Doctor.