Meet The Team

Directors

Dr Vivian Tangang BscPharm MBBS MRCGP PGcert Med Ed

Dr Tangang is a GP partner at Burvill House Surgery. She is a GP educator with interests in diabetes and women health. She joined Ephedra as a Director in May 2021.

Dr Sadia Naseer MBBS(Karachi- Pakistan) MRCGP DFSRH DRCOG

Dr Naseer is a GP Partner at Hall Grove Group Practice. She is an Associate Trainer. Her special interests include women health. She is also involved in teaching and supervising junior doctors and medical students. Outside work she enjoys baking, travelling and spending time with her family. She joined Ephedra as a Director in May 2021. 

Dr Chendoran Kanthi MRCGP DRCOG MBBS (Lond)

Dr Kanthi is a GP Partner at Hall Grove Group Practice. He is an Associate Trainer, lead GP for digital online consultations and sits on the PPG Steering Group at his practice. He joined Ephedra as a Director in May 2022. 

Ms Corinne Nightingale (Associate Director) 

Corinne is the Practice Manager of Spring House Medical Centre, and has been for nearly 9 years. She has also represented on the Directors board for the same amount of time. She has worked for the NHS for nearly 20 years, having moved to Spring House from another local practice. She is the Data Protection Officer for Ephedra Healthcare Limited. 

Senior Management Team


Mrs Sarah Ellingworth (Business Manager) - 
s.ellingworth@nhs.net
Sarah is a Chartered Accountant with a wide range of experience in commerce. She has previously worked for the Royal Bank of Scotland, IMS and Dow Jones. She joined Ephedra as a Director in April 2016 and moved into her current role as the Business Manager in January 2021.

Mrs Anna Harley (Finance and Admin Lead) - anna.harley1@nhs.net
Anna joined Ephedra in Jan 2017. Her role is to support the business in a range of finance and admin duties. She has previously worked for NHSE for many years, with her finance experience. 

Mrs Laura Whitfield (Rota and Locum Lead) - laura.whitfield@nhs.net
Laura has worked within the NHS for over 20 years with a wide range of administrative experience ranging from a Medical Receptionist to Lead Administrator and Secretary at NHSE before joining Ephedra in 2018 for locum support, managing the rotas and compliance

Mrs Carol Gillies (Admin Lead, Extended Access) - c.gillies@nhs.net 
Carol is a Senior Receptionist who works at Spring House Medical Centre. She has worked for the NHS for over 20 years having been a medical secretary for multiple Medical Consultants at the old QEII. Before working for the NHS, Carol has worked as a Legal Secretary for a criminal defence firm in London for 10 years. She is the Admin Lead for Extended Access.