Meet the SCUK team

From our board of directors and practice nurses to our pool of expert consultants, every member of the SCUK team shares the same goal; to provide the best possible care for patients. We’re here to help you in whatever way you need.

Directors

Charlotte Healey

Charlotte Healey

CEO
Quality Assurance Committee Member
Joint Registered Manager CQC
Professor Matt Makin

Professor Matt Makin

Medical Director
Quality Assurance Committee Member
Paula Hall

Paula Hall

Lead Operational Nurse
Quality Assurance Committee Member
Joint Registered Manager CQC
Jonathan Engler

Jonathan Engler

Non-Executive Director
Dr Richard Berman

Dr Richard Berman

Clinical Director
Nigel Rawlings

Nigel Rawlings

Finance Director
Timewise Power 50 (2020)

Our CEO Charlotte Healey is included in the Timewise Power 50 awards. A roll call of 50 of the most senior-level people in the UK, who happen to work part-time or flexibly.

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For hospitals and hospices

Consultant team

Dr Adam Hurlow

Dr Adam Hurlow

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Ashique Ahamed

Dr Ashique Ahamed

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Jonathan Martin

Dr Jonathan Martin

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Declan Cawley

Dr Declan Cawley

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Prof Derek Willis

Prof Derek Willis

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Anne-Louise Jennings

Dr Anne-Louise Jennings

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Richard Alleyne

Dr Richard Alleyne

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Rasha Al-Qurainy

Dr Rasha Al-Qurainy

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Shaheen Khan

Dr Shaheen Khan

Consultant in Palliative Medicine and Clinical Director
Dr Barry Laird

Dr Barry Laird

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Emily Collis

Dr Emily Collis

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Dr Esther Waterhouse

Dr Esther Waterhouse

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Specialist nurses

Based at The Christie Private Care, Hayley and Sue run HCA’s flagship palliative and supportive care service for private patients, alongside our Manchester-based palliative consultants. They are available during working hours, and provide seamless support and communication between our consultants and our patients.

Hayley Bains

Hayley Bains

Supportive Care Clinical Nurse Specialist
Sue Tozer Thomas

Sue Tozer Thomas

Supportive Care Clinical Nurse Specialist

For patients

Consultant network

Paediatric endocrinology

Dr Mars Skae

Dr Mars Skae

Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Dr Indi Banerjee

Dr Indi Banerjee

Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Professor Zulf Mughal

Professor Zulf Mughal

Consultant in Paediatric Bone Disorders
Dr. Raja Padidela

Dr. Raja Padidela

Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist

Oncology

Dr Rovel Colaco

Dr Rovel Colaco

Consultant Clinical Oncologist
Dr Ahmed Salem

Dr Ahmed Salem

Consultant Clinical Oncologist
Dr David Woolf

Dr David Woolf

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Psychiatry

Ankush Singhal

Ankush Singhal

Psychiatry and Psycho-oncology Specialist
Dr Daniel Anderson

Dr Daniel Anderson

Consultant Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist

Cardiology

Dr Jonathan Hasleton

Dr Jonathan Hasleton

Consultant Cardiologist

Adult endocrinology

Dr Claire Higham

Dr Claire Higham

Consultant Endocrinologist

Acute medicine

Dr Tamer Al-Sayed

Dr Tamer Al-Sayed

Consultant in Acute Medicine

Pain medicine

Dr Julian Scott-Warren

Dr Julian Scott-Warren

Consultant in Pain Medicine

Palliative and supportive care

Dr Richard Berman

Dr Richard Berman

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Greater Manchester and Cheshire
Dr Adam Hurlow

Dr Adam Hurlow

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Leeds
Dr Ashique Ahamed

Dr Ashique Ahamed

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Greater Manchester and Cheshire
Professor Matt Makin

Professor Matt Makin

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
North West
Dr Jonathan Martin

Dr Jonathan Martin

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Essex, South Camden and Islington
Dr Declan Cawley

Dr Declan Cawley

Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Kent

Practice managers

Pam and Tracy act as the link between our network of consultants and their patients. Between them, they ensure that every appointment, referral and treatment takes place in the right place, at the right time, with the right people involved.

Pam Mottershead

Pam Mottershead

Head of Operations
Tracy Polak

Tracy Polak

Medical secretary/Accounts