Emergency & General Contact Details

Out of Hours: 0300 123 0762
(18:00 to 18:30) or 111(18:30-08:00)

Surgery: 01904 608224 (8am to 6pm)


Practice Team


Dr David Lightwing BMediSci MBChB (Sheffield 1988) MRCGP DCCH PGCME (Senior Partner, HYMS Tutor and Honorary Senior Lecturer)

Dr Timothy Longmore MBChB (Sheffield 1988) DGM MRCGP (Trainer)

Dr Nicole Kessen Medical State Exam (Bochum, Germany 1995) MRCP MRCGP DFFP (HYMS Tutor)

Dr Jamie Ingham MA MBBChir (Cambridge 2001) MRCGP (Trainer, HYMS Tutor)

Dr Rachel Chadwick MBBS (Brighton and Sussex 2010) MRCGP BA Econ PGDipM CIM (HYMS Tutor)

Dr Nathan De Barr BSc(Hons) PGCert (Computed Tomography) MBChB (Leicester 2010) MRCGP (HYMS Tutor)


Dr Sarah Bird

GP Registrars

Dr John Hawkins

Dr Sophie Eckersley

Practice Nurses

Karen Hopwood

Teresa Devlin

Jane Burki

Healthcare Practitioner

Julia Robinson

Healthcare Assistant

Sarah Jennings-Wood

Practice Manager

Abigail Holdstock


Gill Quinn

Sandra Barrett

Jan Hunter

Julie Reilly

Jayne Charters

Elaine Eaton

Tamsin Marshall


Nicola Ainsworth

Ann Lock

Louise Morris

Sharon Coupland

Alison Fisher

Jan Hunter

Andrea Wrightson

Shirley Lister

Tracy Robinson


Kim Raper

Emily Elliott

Jan Smith

Primary Health Care Team

The below services operate from Elvington Medical Practice, although are run by other organisations. If you need to contact them, please use the contact details below.

Community Nurses

Perform a wide range of nursing duties for housebound patients.
Telephone: 01904 627635 8:30am – 6:00pm.


Appointments can be arranged for Elvington Surgery via York Hospital. Referral to the physiotherapist is by a GP.

Health Visitors

Offer support to families with children. Our health visitor is Andrew Cale.
The health visitor is located at:
The Avenues Children Centre, Sixth Avenue, York. YO31 0UT
Telephone: 01904 551760


Jane Challis is the community midwife attached to the practice. She can be contacted via York Hospital.
Telephone: 01904 727720


Appointments can be arranged at Elvington Medical Practice. Referral to the counsellor is by a GP.

Practice News

Dr David Lightwing has now retired.

Dr David Lightwing, who has worked in the practice for 19 years, has now retired and we wish him well in the future. We are also pleased to announce that Dr Tim Longmore has now taken on the role of Senior Partner for the practice.

January 2018

Elvington Medical Practice are delighted to announce that Andy Owen has joined the team as a Clinical Pharmacist.

In addition to overseeing prescription management systems, Andy will be providing appointments for medication reviews and will also be available to answer any medicines related queries by telephone.

October 2017

GP earnings 2015/16

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice, the required disclosure is shown within this article.

March 2017

The surgery will be open on alternate Monday evenings

The surgery will be open on alternate Monday evenings (until 8pm) from January 2017, starting on Monday 16th January.

January 2017

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