The Hollies Medical Centre

Hollies Road, Halewood Village, Liverpool L26 0TH

Practice Staff

Our team consists of the following staff:-

General Practitioners

Dr Sandy Rai
Liverpool School of Medicine 2003

Occupational Health

Dr Victoria Hoyle

Dr Victoria Hoyle has joined the practice from 11th August 2014. Dr Hoyle will be working part time at the practice and will support Dr Rai and the Nurse Clinicians/ Practice Nurse.

Dr Hoyle has special interests in Women’s Health and Minor Surgery

Dr Jill Carson

Dr Jill Carson joined the practice December 2016.. Dr Carson will be working part time at the practice and will support Dr Rai / Dr Hoyle and the Nurse Clinicians/ Practice Nurse.

Dr Carson has special interests in Palliative Care.

Dr James Benton

Dr James Benton joined our team in March 2020 and has a special interest in Joint Injections

The team are excited about offering patients, new and existing, the choice of Male and Female GP appointments.

Our GP’s are happy to be consulted about any aspect of your individual health and wellbeing needs

Our GP’s are also supported from time to time by locum medical staff.

Practice Nurse
Mandy Vinue, RGN

Nurse Practitioner
Lorraine Ricketts, RGN, BSc(Hons) Professional Health Studies.
Specialist Practitioner (Practice Nursing), NMP

Our Nurse Practitioner is qualified to see, treat, order investigations, refer on and prescribe medication independently to patients who are suffering from either long term illness, such as COPD or Diabetes or acute health problems such as coughs, colds sore throats, aches and pains etc. They cannot issue “Fit for Work Notes” in their clinics – you will need to see one of the GP’s if you require this service.

Practice Manager
Jayne Birkett

Jaynes role is to manage the non clinical staff and to support the clinical staff in the day to day running of the practice.

Receptionist Manager:

Sharon Owen


Lauren Kitchen

Reception Team:

Hayley McNamara    Denise Crockett  Lisa Crockett Kayleigh Rowson

We are also supported by other external agencies who are based at Halewood Health Centre.