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Staff vacancies


We have a vacancy for a part time receptionist to work 14.5 hours per week - Monday am, Wednesday am and Thursday pm.

If you are interested in joining our expanding and busy practice and would like more details please contact Jayne Agates, Reception Manager, on 0118 9883134



Dr Will Beacham

MBBS (Kings 1997)

Dr Beacham, the Senior Partner at the practice, joined Swallowfield in 2002. He has special interests in the care of the elderly and minor surgery. He is the Chair of the Berkshire West Medicines Management Committee and Primary Care Lead for Wokingham CCG.

Dr Raju Prabhakar

MBBS MRCP (Madras 1991)

Dr Prabhakar came to Swallowfield in 2004. He has special interests in cardiology and care of the elderly.


Dr Aamir Ansari


Dr Ansari joined the practice in 2010. He has special interests in respiratory medicine, sexual health and minor surgery and is training to become a GP trainer.


Salaried Doctors

Dr Helen Hegarty

MB BCh BAO (Cork 1980)

Dr Helen Hegarty has been at Swallowfield since 1993. Her special interests are in paediatrics and women’s health, and she is the Primary Care Clinical Governance lead and GP Appraisal lead for West Berkshire.


Dr Julia Lyons


Dr Lyons joined us in 2005. She works part time (3 days per week) and has a special interest in women's health and family planning.


Dr Lucy Dugmore

BM BCh MRCGP DRCOG (Oxon 2008)

Dr Dugmore joined the practice in 2014. She works part time (3½ days per week) and has a special interest in palliative care.


Dr Rehala Choudry (f)

Dr Choudry joined us in March to cover maternity leave. She will be with us for approximately 6 months as a locum GP.

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