Autumn Newsletter 2018

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New Partner - Dr Suprabha Heggade

We are pleased to welcome Dr Suprabha Heggade as a new partner at the practice from 1 October 2018. 

Dr Heggade carried out a period of her GP training here at Ancora, before qualifying at the end of last year, and we are delighted that she chose to return here.   

Extended Access to Primary Medical Services

Extended Access to Primary Medical Services

***  Evening and weekend appointments available from 01/10/2018 ***

From 1st October 2018 everyone in England will benefit from access to general practice appointments in the evenings and weekends at a time that is most convenient to them. This is part of a national drive to help improve access to general practice and get the best possible outcomes for patients. Further information is available at

Patients who are registered at this practice can now book an appointment to see a range of clinicians including GPs and nurses on weekday evenings (after 6.30pm) or at the weekends (on Saturday and Sunday). Appointments will take place at a range of NHS settings across North Lincolnshire. Talk to the practice receptionist to discuss an appointment.

Online Consultations - Patient Engage

Having trouble getting through on the phone?

No appointments available?

Have a question for the Doctor that may not need an appointment?

Want a response from the surgery within 48 hours*?

If you answer Yes to any of these questions, then please see below to use our online consultation tool:




*subject to type of query



We are delighted to announce that Dr Chinazom Ike, who has recently successfully completed his GP Registrar training with Ancora, has agreed to continue working for us as a Salaried GP.  His working days will be Thursday and Friday.  

Guide to Accessing GP Services for Young People 13 to 16 Years old

Please see the below for our guide to accessing GP services for Young People:


Guide to Accessing GP services for Young People

General Data Protection Regulations - From 25/05/2018

General Data Protection Regulation 

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new law that determines how your personal data is processed and kept safe, and the legal rights that you have in relation to your own data.

Ancora Medical Practice has produced the following leaflet to fulfil our compliance under the GDPR.

Patient Full Privacy and Fair Processing Leaflet 

Dr Heggade - New Salaried GP

In January this year Ancora Medical Practice welcomed Dr Suprabha Heggade as a salaried GP, full time.  Dr Heggade completed part of her training with us, and we are pleased that she made the choice to join us on a permanent basis.