About our Nurse Practitioner... Lisa Kitson
Lisa qualified as a registered nurse in 1994 at St James Hospital in Leeds. Since this time she has worked in and around the West Yorkshire area. She has spent the majority of her career working in primary care, initially as a Community Nurse before spending a number of years in Practice Nursing. She is an experienced nurse and has worked as a Nurse Practitioner for 6 years.
Lisa holds a first degree in Community Health Care Nursing and a Masters Degree in Advanced Practice. She has also been a Nurse Prescriber since 2003.
Her clinical interests include Respiratory Disease, Dermatology and Sexual health. Lisa has a keen interest in teaching and has done a lot of work over the past year improving services for patients with respiratory disease.
Making an Appointment
Appointments to see Lisa can be made online and at Reception in the usual ways. Her regular surgery times are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Mornings: 9.00am - 12.30pm
Afternoons: 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Lisa will also holds Clinics for patients with Asthma, COPD and Hypertension and is available for telephone advice.
Debra Smith is one of our Senior Practice Nurses and is also a Nurse Prescriber. She qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1997 and has worked as Practice nurse for the past 14 years. Debra has been a Nurse Prescriber since 2014 and can undertake assessment and management of patients with minor health illnesses and long-term conditions including Hypertension (Blood Pressure), Cardiovascular and Respiratory Conditions. She has undertaken specialist training in Respiratory Medicine (Asthma and COPD), Minor illness/injury and is also a Nurse Trainer/ Mentor for the Cervical Cytology Service. Debra holds Specialist Chronic Disease clinics for patients with Asthma & COPD, Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease and provides Minor illness/minor injury clinics on Wednesdays and Fridays. She is also available for telephone advice.