PCN Clinical Directors

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Dr Ryan Hobson

Clinical Director for South 2 PCN

Qualifications: BSc Genetics, MBBS Medicine and Diploma Surgical Science
Special Interests: Minor Surgery, Palliative Care and Teaching/Training
Hobbies: Football (Aston Villa fan), Reading, Gardening and Keeping fit.

My name is Dr Ryan Hobson. I qualified as a Doctor in 2007 after completing my medical undergraduate degree at Barts and The London School of Medicine. I initially trained as a General Surgeon and spent some time doing trauma surgery in Cape Town, South Africa. I have been a GP since 2014 and work at Lichfield Street Surgery in Walsall Town Centre. I grew up in Birmingham and returned to the West Midlands following my training. I was very pleased to be elected Clinical Director of South 2 Primary Care Network in July 2019 and hope the Primary Care Networks will have a positive impact on all Walsall patients.

Dr Ravi Sandhu

Clinical Director of West 1 PCN

Ravi Sandhu, MBCHB, MRCGP, DCH, DRCOG. Graduated at University of Birmingham.
Enjoys being a Walsall GP and Trainer and is the Lead GP for Social Prescribing
Interests are quality and governance.
Hobbies: walking, travelling and reading.

I am Dr Ravi Sandhu, qualified as a doctor in 1997 from University of Birmingham and as a GP in 2001. I grew up in Walsall and have never moved out! I have been working as a GP here since 2003. I love working in General Practice and am pleased to serve as the Clinical Director for West One Primary Care Network.

Dr Nasir Asghar

Clinical Director of North PCN

Dr Sandeep Kaul

Clinical Director of East 1 PCN

Dr Francois Bolliger

Clinical Director of East 2 PCN

I have been a GP partner at Northgate practice since 2001. My clinical interests include minor surgery and MSK, including joints injections. We have always been a forward thinking practice and have looked at innovative ways of working to offer our patients excellent care.

Dr Riaz Ahmed

Clinical Director of South 1 PCN

Dr Shadia Abdalla

Clinical Director of West 2 PCN

Special interest: Gynaecology

When Dr Abdalla is not working hard in the surgery, she enjoys travelling and visiting new places.