Welcome to Lilford Park Surgery

The New Leigh Health Centre was built in 2010. All the Primary Health Care Services are based here, including District Nurses, Health Visitors, Midwives and other services including Chiropody, Speech Therapy and Dental Services. The building has full disabled access and disabled toilets..

The Doctors

  • Dr Akalanka Weerasekara (Male)
    Dr Weerasekara joined the NHS in 2003 and joined general practice in 2006.

**Dr Weerasekara is your named accountable GP for the practice**

  • Dr Anand Deshpande (Male)
    MBBS, LRCP, LRCS (Edin) LRCP & S (Glasg), CIH (Dund), DTM & H (Liverp).
    Dr A.D Deshpande joined the NHS in 1977 and started general practice 1986.

The Practice Team

  • 2 Doctors
  • 1 Practice Nurses
  • 1 Practice Manager
  • 4 Receptionists
  • 1 Counselor

Mission and Vision

Our mission is to provide and deliver general practitioner services to the best of our ability and to the highest standards in a caring environment, equality, efficiency, with optimal accessibility, flexibly and using every human and financial resources available. Our vision is to achieve this mission statement, addressing patients’ needs and those of the group and staff, in a supportive and encouraging environment.

Patient Participation Group

  • March 31, 2016: GP Earnings

    NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised, and the required disclosure is shown below. However it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading because it takes no account of how much time doctors spend working in…

  • March 27, 2015: Patient Representation Group Action Plan 2015

    Throughout the last year the patient representative group have been working together on various different projects that we are taking forward in to 2015/16. These are summerised in an action plan below.   Priority area 1  Description of priority area: Patient information  This is an ongoing highlighted area from last…

  • March 27, 2015: Patient Questionaire Summary 2015

    Lilford Park Surgery Patient Questionnaire Results Summary 2015  Below is a summary of the practice patient questionnaire that was completed by a random section of patients between January and March 2015.  Appointments   Poor Fair Good Very good excellent How easy is it to see the doctor of your choice?…

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