John was born and raised in Stoke on Trent, and has worked as a GP in Stoke on Trent since 1988
John worked with Stoke on Trent CCG for 3 years as a Clinical Associate and Locality Lead, before becoming Clinical Director for Primary Care for both North Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent CCGs on August 1st2016.
John has broad ranging interests across the field of medicine, with particular interest in orthopaedics, diabetes and elderly care medicine. John has 20 years’ experience of working as a clinical assistant in an A & E department, and has worked for 15 years as a GP with a special interest (GPwSI) in elderly care and at an outreach fracture clinic.
Committee Membership – John is Chair of the Northern Staffordshire Primary Care Delivery Group, and a member of the Governing Board, Planning Committee and Organisational Development Committee.