Sefton Local Medical Committee

Sefton Local Medical Committee (LMC) is the elected, statutory body representing and supporting local member GPs in the borough of Sefton.

The Committee:

Sefton LMC is divided into two constituencies representing the areas of South Sefton and Southport & Formby.

Members of the Committee are registered General Medical Practitioners who provide primary care medical services within Sefton, who pay a statutory and voluntary levy, or a special levy in the case of non-principal GPs.

There are 8 members of the Committee who represent the South Sefton constituency and 6 who represent Southport & Formby, as follows:

Chairman: Dr Brian Fraser

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: May 2015
Status: Principal GP

Additional area of responsibility:  LQC Development Lead for South Sefton

GP Practice:
Ford Medical Practice, 91-93 Gorsey Lane, Litherland, Liverpool, Merseyside, L21 0DF
Tel: 0151 949 2000

Vice Chairman:   Dr Louise Campbell

LMC Seat: Southport & Formby
Joined the Committee: May 2013
Status: Non-principal GP

Area of responsibility:  Medicines Management Lead

Treasurer: Dr Liam Grant

LMC Seat: Southport & Formby
Joined the Committee: April 2010
Status: Principal GP

GP Practice:
The Village Surgery, Elbow Lane, Formby, Liverpool, L37 4AW
Tel: 01704 878661

Hon. Secretary: Mr Joseph Chattin  (Honorary position)

Sefton LMC Office:
12 Church Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0QT
Tel: 01704 543055

Dr Catherine Aspden

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: April 2016
Status: Principal GP

Area of responsibility:  GP Recruitment & Development Lead

GP Practice:
Bootle Village Surgery, 204 Stanley Road, Bootle, Liverpool, L20 3EW

Tel: 0151 933 7447

Dr Gustavo Berni

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: October 2015
Status: Principal GP

GP Practice:
40-42 Kingsway, Waterloo, Liverpool, Merseyside, L22 4RQ
Tel: 0151 920 8800

 Dr Kong Chung

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: May 2013
Status: Principal GP

Area of responsibility:  IM&T Lead

GP Practice:
Park Street, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 3DF
Tel: 0151 922 3577

Dr Wendy Coulter

LMC Seat: Southport & Formby
Joined the Committee: April 2007
Status: Non-principal GP

Dr Clare Doran

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: April 2016
Status: Principal GP

GP Practice:
40-42 Kingsway, Waterloo, Liverpool, Merseyside, L22 4RQ
Tel: 0151 920 8800

Dr Massimo Gozzelino

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: April 2016
Status: Principal GP

GP Practice:
The Strand Medical Centre,  272 Marsh Lane, Bootle, Liverpool, Merseyside, L20 5BW
Tel: 0151 922 1600

Dr Halina Obuchowicz

LMC Seat: Southport & Formby
Joined the Committee: February 2002
Status: Principal GP

Area of responsibility:  Medicines Management co-lead

GP Practice:
Kew Surgery
, 85 Town Lane
, Kew
, Southport, 
Merseyside, 
PR8 6RG
Tel: 01704 546800

Dr Sharon Oliver

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: April 2016
Status: Principal GP

Area of responsibility:  Acute Sector Liaison Lead

GP Practice:
The Strand Medical Centre,  272 Marsh Lane, Bootle, Liverpool, Merseyside, L20 5BW
Tel: 0151 922 1600

Dr Ritesh Sinha

LMC Seat: South Sefton
Joined the Committee: April 2010
Status: Non-principal GP

Dr David Smith

LMC Seat: Southport & Formby
Joined the Committee: June 2017
Status: GP

Area of responsibility:  LQC Development Lead for Southport & Formby

GP Practice:
Corner Surgery, 117 Fylde Road, Southport, 
Merseyside, 
PR9 9XP

Tel: 01704 506055