Old Farm SurgeryHelping You Live Well

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Meet the team

  • Doctors

    Dr Mark Thompson 

    Dr Mark Thompson was brought up in Wolverhampton and went on to study at Bristol University qualifying in 1994. He is a GP trainer and an academic tutor and examiner at the Peninsula Medical School. He's a Wolves fan, has two sets of twins, enjoys paddleboarding, camping/T4ing, musical direction, cycling, and rides a Suzuki Bandit when the sun is shining.

    Dr Claire Graham       

    Dr Claire Graham grew up in Cornwall, trained at Nottingham, qualifying in 2001. She spent a couple of years working in New Zealand then came back to Bristol where she completed her GP training. She moved to Torbay in 2013, has two young children and enjoys running, racquet sports and baking!

    Dr Claire Freeman

    Claire grew up in Hertfordshire then went to University in Manchester, living up there until a sunny holiday in Devon made her move down to the South Hams with her family! She enjoys getting involved with her local community and is part of a book club and a flourishing gin club.

    Dr Erica Watts
    BM, DCH

    Dr Erica Watts grew up in Bournemouth and trained at Southampton Medical School. I did all my junior hospital jobs and GP training in South Devon as well as New Zealand. I worked as a GP in Torquay for several years before specialising in Oncology at Torbay Hospital for 16 years. 

    Dr Mohamed Ahmed

    Mohamed was born in Sudan where he was brought up and completed his medical education in university of Khartoum (previously called Gordon Memorial College). He worked in Dubai (UAE) and landed in the United Kingdom in 2019. His family lives in Exeter and he has two children. He enjoys tourism and history.

    Dr Louise Marrs

    Louise grew up in Bristol and trained at the University of Birmingham, qualifying in 2014 and has done all her junior doctor training in Torbay. She enjoys spending time with her family as well as going to adult ballet classes and knitting.



Practice Nurses: Liz & Simone

Health Care Assistant: Susie

Phlebotomist: Emma

Practice Manager: Colin Whitford

Operations Manager: Sam

Reception, Administration & Secretarial Team: Jackie, Bev, Tracy, Nicki, Kathy, Jane, Leigh and Vicki

Pharrmacist: Bernadette

Health Visitors: Tiffany and Lauren

Community Nursery Nurse: Tracy

Community Builder: Nina

Social Prescriber Link Workers: Hannah & Robbie

Operation Emotion Team: Steve 

IRIS Worker: Jean

Network Physio: Cillian

Network Dietician: David

Health Trainer: Davinia (Healthy Lifestyles Team)

Mental Health: Paul Ford (CBT Therapist) & Tom Wilkinson (Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner)

Patient Participation and Self Care: Currently in process of change

District Nurses: Natasha and loads of others!

Midwife: Emma (Coastal team)

Carer's Support Worker: New appointment awaited

Smoking Adviser: Sarah