Health care is provided at Durnford Medical Centre by a diverse and varied group of health care professionals.

The list below includes personnel employed to work at the practice, in addition to our permanent staff there are a number of professionals employed within the Middleton Network who provide services from the practice including Paramedics, Nurse Associates, Clinical Pharmacists, Physician's Associates and Social Prescribers.

Durnford Medical Centre is actively involved in education and hosts Medical Students from Manchester University as well as other professional groups


Dr M J Judah (m)

GMC No. 3239470 


Partner, Qualified Manchester University 1987, Full Time.

Senior and Executive Partner

Special interests include drug and substance mis-use, primary care rheumatology, minor surgery, travel medicine, family planning and child health surveillance.

Dr A P Bracegirdle (m)

GMC No. 3277562 


Partner, Qualified Manchester University 1988, Full Time.

Special interests include medical education, minor surgery and musculo-skeletal problems. He is an Associate Dean with Health Education North West,  G.P. Educational  and Clinical Supervisor, Under-Graduate Community Based Medical Education Tutor, a "Founder Medical Member" of the Faculty of Pre-hospital Care, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, a Member of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management, elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2011, appointed to Fellowship of the Institute of Leadership and Management in 2015 and awarded Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Educators in 2016.

Dr Bracegirdle has previously been a GP Appraiser and performed work for the local CCG

Dr F J McIntyre (f)

GMC No. 4015006 


Partner, Qualified Manchester University 1993, Part Time.

Special Interests include women's health, family planning including coil fitting and child health surveillance.

Dr L Tran (f)

GMC No. 6141502 

M.B.,B.S., D.R.C.O.G., D.F.S.R.H, M.R.C.G.P.

Partner, Qualified St.George's Medical School, University of London, 2006, Part Time

Special interests include women's health, family planning including subcutaneous implant fitting and child health.

Dr Tran also has a specialist interest in dementia having completed a postgraduate course with the University of Bradford.

Dr A J Caldwell (f)

GMC No. 4127833 

M.B.,Ch.B., M.R.C.G.P, F.R.C.G.P., P.G.C.G.P.E.

Salaried GP, Qualified University of Liverpool 1994, Part Time.

Dr Caldwell has been a GP since 1998 and a GP Trainer since 2006.  Special interest in Education, Cardiovascular Disease and Womens Health.  She is also the GP Associate Dean for Health Education North West supporting the training of new GP's in the Pennine area. Induction and Refresher Scheme Lead Educator for the North West supporting GP's who are returning to practice.

Dr Jonti Hudson (m)

GMC No 7489794 

M.B.C.h.B, M.R.C.G.P.

Salaried GP, Qualified Manchester University 2015,  Part Time

Post Graduate Doctors in Specialist Training (General Practice Specialist Trainees)

ST3 (Registrars)

A GPST3 General Practice Specialist Trainee (previously known as a GP Registrar), is a fully qualified and registered doctor undertaking the third and final year of specialist training as a General Medical Practitioner (GP).

The current ST3s working at Durnford Medical Centre are:

Dr Sadaf Rauf GMC No 7536890 (Female, Full Time)

Dr Rauf will be working at Durnford Medical Centre until February 2023

Dr Ian Sampson GMC No 7408908 (Male Part Time)

Dr Sampson will be working at Durnford Medical Centre until December 2023

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