Dr Natalie Avery BM(2003) MRCP MRCGP
Prior to joining Stockbridge in 2007 as a GP Registrar, Natalie completed her medical training in Salisbury and Bournemouth Hospitals. Natalie joined the Practice as a Partner in 2011
Natalie enjoys all aspects of general medicine but her special interests are paediatrics and management of chronic diseases. Natalie is lead GP for participation in our Clinical Commissioning Group.
Outside of work Natalie likes to keep fit and is often found at the gym or out cycling with her family.
Dr Ed Gibbons BSc BM DCH MRCGP Dip Ed
Ed Trained at Southampton University Medical School and, after house jobs, went on to undertake General Practice Training at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester. He undertook his GP registrar training at Stockbridge Surgery in 2008 and also worked at Twyford Surgery before returning to Stockbridge in 2011 as a Partner. He is one of the GP Trainers within the practice.
Ed plays the cello with the Per Piacere Chamber Orchestra in Southampton and is currently training for a half marathon. He enjoys spending time travelling with his family in his VW Campervan.
Dr Claire Walsh MBBS (London 1995) MA MRCPCH MRCGP DFSRH (Sabbatical leave 13th July - 31st December 2018)
Claire studied at Cambridge University and Guys and St Thomas ’ Hospitals in London. Following a year working in a rural hospital in New Zealand she trained for four years in Paediatrics. Since 2002 she has been working in General Practice, spending the last five years in Alresford. Claire joined the Practice as a Partner in February 2012.
Claire’s specialist interests include Paediatrics and Women’s Health. She also teaches Medical Students at Southampton University.
With three young boys life is never dull, but she still finds time to play a little tennis.
Dr Bridget Pemberton MBBS (London 2000) MRCP MRCGP DRCOG DFFP
Bridget studied at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals in London, qualifying in 2000. After spending 6 months working in Western Australia, she completed her medical training at St Richard's Hospital in Chichester. Following this, she undertook her General Practice training in Surrey and then spent 2 years working at Forestside Medical Practice in Dibden Purlieu. She joined the Stockbridge Practice in October 2013 and became a Partner on 1st April 2016.
Bridget enjoys all aspects of General Practice and especially General Medicine and Family Planning. Her 3 young children keep her on her toes but she enjoys sailing and playing tennis when she has the time.
Dr Julia Snyder BM MRCGP DFFP
Julia studied medicine at Southampton University, qualifying in 2000. She did her General Practice training at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester, and worked as a GP Registrar in Winchester and West Meon, near Petersfield. Julia is interested in all aspects of General Practice.
In her free time she enjoys singing, playing sport and walking.
Dr Tim Wilson MA MBChB PhD FRNZCGP CEng MIET
Tim came to medicine late, switching careers in New Zealand where he was living at the time. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Auckland in 2007 and finished his GP training in 2013 in Dunedin, where he continued to work. He returned to the UK in 2016 and joined the Stockbridge Practice as a salaried GP. Tim is interested in all aspects of General Practice. He previously worked in IT.
With three children at primary school, Tim finds there is plenty to keep him busy outside of work, but manages to squeeze in a few runs a week in the beautiful Hampshire countryside.
Dr Helen Prince MBChB (2006) MRCGP
Helen studied at the University of Birmingham. She completed house jobs in North Staffordshire before moving to Wessex to train as an anaesthetist. After 3 years on the training scheme, she made the decision to change to a career in general practice and completed her GP training in and around Basingstoke. She now enjoys working with patients in the community, whilst supporting GP trainees as a Mid-Wessex GP Training Programme Director and shaping the delivery of healthcare with a position on the North Hampshire CCG Governing Body.
Helen enjoys all aspects of General Practice but particularly enjoys general medicine and ENT.
Dr Kate Hughes BSc MSc MBChB MRCGP
Kate trained in Physiology at King's College London, before completing her training in medicine at the University of Sheffield, where she also served in the Territorial Army. Her first medical posts were in Sheffield, before completing her general Practice training at The Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester.
She joined the team at Stockbridge in May 2017 having been working most recently at The Castle Practice in Ludgershall.
She has an interest in Paediatrics and Palliative Care.
She has two young boys and lives locally in Middle Wallop.
As a Training Practice, we play host to final year medical students, trainee Doctors and GP Registrars
Currently, we have Dr Will Dougal working with us
Dr William Dougal MBChB (Hons)
Will studied at the University of Bristol graduating with honours. Will completed his house jobs in Taunton. After this, he worked in Perth, Australia for 2 years. He came back to the UK for his General Practice training where he has worked at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital and at Twyford Surgery in 2016. He is now in his final year of General Practice training as a GP Registrar.
Most of Will’s free time currently is spent changing nappies as he and his wife have recently become parents for the first time!