Doctors

Partners

Dr Beth Davies

Lond MB BS (1988) MRCGP

I qualified at the University of London in 1988 and joined The Harvey Practice in 1995.

As a full time female GP, I enjoy working with children and Women's Health.

I have two lovely daughters and my interests include skiing and sailing.

Dr John Stephens

BM MRCP (UK) MRCP (Lond) MRCGP DCH DRCOG DFSRH

I qualified from the University of Southampton in 1986 and joined The Harvey Practice in 1995.

I trained in both General Medicine and General Practice. I also work as a Hospital Practitioner at the GUM sexual health clinic at  the Royal Bournemouth Hospital and am involved in training new GPs and medical students.

My non-medical interests include music particularly opera, skiing, sailing, Southampton FC and watching wildlife.

Dr Sue Lawrence

Soton (1988) BM MRCGP

DFFP 1995

I qualified at the University of Southampton in 1988 and joined the Harvey Practice in 1997.

Medically I enjoy children’s and women’s health.

Out of surgery I am involved in family life supporting my two teenage sons, keeping fit cycling and in outdoor activities as much as possible.

Dr A J Hussain

BM (2001) MRCGP DipDerm (Cardiff)

I completed my training at Southampton University in 2001 and joined the Harvey Practice in 2007.

My medical interests include dermatology and I am a clinical assistant at Poole Hospital once a week. In addition to this the Practice offers a Specialist Minor Surgery service which I carry out at our Broadstone site once a month.

My outside interests include skiing, walking and dabbling in baking cakes!!

Dr Ben Todd

BMedSci, BMBS, MRCGP

I qualified at the University of Nottingham in 2008 and moved to Dorset in 2010 for my GP training. I joined The Harvey Practice in 2012 and became a Partner in 2016. I have a clinical interest in Diabetes and Palliative Care. I am now a GP Trainer and enjoy teaching the next generation of GPs.

When not at the surgery, I enjoy classical music, walking in The Lake District and learning Spanish.

Dr Annelise Locke

BM MRCGP DFSRH DRCOG

I qualified from the University of Southampton in 2003 and joined the Harvey Practice as a part time Salaried GP in 2011 and then became a partner in 2017.

My professional areas of interest are Family Planning and Women's Health.

In our time off my husband and I are kept on our toes by our two children!  We enjoy spending family time out and about especially at the beach.

hawkinsDr Christina Hawkins

BM MRCGP DFSRH

I qualified from The University of Southampton in 2006 and have joined the Practice as a salaried GP in December 2016, I became a partner in 2018.

I have particular interests in family medicine having recently completed my Diploma in Reproductive and Sexual Health.

When I am not at work I like spending my time  outdoors, in particular road bike cycling, sea swimming having taken part in triathlons.

Salaried GP

andy macintoshDr Andy McIntosh

BMBS MRCGP MRCP

I qualified from the University of Nottingham in 2008 and, after a year in New Zealand, settled in Dorset in 2011. I joined the practice as a Salaried GP in July 2017.

I will be conducting the weekly visits to Magna Care Centre and Forest Hill Nursing Home.

In the free time that I do get, I enjoy running, golf and windsurfing on Poole Harbour. I also have three young children to run around after.

SarahDr Sarah Batchelor

BM MRCGP

I qualified from the University of Southampton in 2010. I joined The Harvey Practice as a Registrar on a 2 year part-time placement and was very pleased to be offered a Salaried GP role at the end of my registrar placement.

I have clinical interests in Elderly Medicine, Paediatrics and Women’s Health.

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my young family and friends. 

sarah mDr Sarah Maiden

BMedSci, BMBS, MRCGP 

I qualified from the University of Southampton in 2014 and joined The Harvey Practice as a Registrar in 2018. I was very happy to then stay on as a Salaried GP following the end of my Registrar year.  

Medically I like Elderly Medicine and Palliative Care.  

When I am not at work, I enjoy the beach and spending time with family and friends

GP Registrars

Dr N HawesDr Nicola Hawes

MBBS BSc (Hons)

I qualified from Newcastle University in 2013, and joined the Harvey Practice as a GP Registrar in 2020.

I have a particular interest in Obesity and Weight Management, and am currently undertaking a Post-Graduate Diploma in this area.

In my time off, I am kept busy by my two young daughters! I also enjoy weight training in the gym and competing in StrongGirl competitions.

vanathi

Dr Vanathi Gopalaswamy 

MBBS 

I qualified from Sri Ramachandra university in India in 2006 and joined the Harvey Practice as a GP registrar in 2020. 

Medically I am interested in women’s health and I am planning to undertake a diploma in this area.

When I am not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family and am kept busy by my son.

hollyDr Holly Poulson 

MBBS 

I qualified from Kings College London in 2018 but came back to Poole for my training and joined the Harvey Practice as a registrar in 2020. 

I have a particular interest in ENT and women’s health. 

In my spare time I enjoy water sports and have recently taken up kite surfing. 


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