||Dr J J Kabler
MBBS (1987) DGM MrCGP FPcert
I qualified from Royal Free Hospital in London in 1986. I spent
my training rotations in Jersey General Hospital. After
completing my GP training I stayed on in Jersey for 1 year
doing psychiatry at which point I came back to the UK and have
been at the Chipping ever since!
I do plenty of minor surgery and joint injections, occasionally
acupuncture. Earlier this year I completed a 12 week training
course for using a dermatoscope which increases the chance of
diagnosing skin cancer over the traditional 'naked eye method'.
I am married to a very busy TV presenter Jackie who currently
works for QVC. Outside interests include Jumps racing, playing
golf and tennis, cycling and above all cooking (closet
||Dr Christine L Thompson
MB ChB (1986) DRCOG DFSRH
I moved from Northern Ireland in 1981 to attend Bristol
University qualifying in 1986. After house jobs in Torquay and
Frenchay and a spell of infectious disease medicine at Ham Green
Hospital in Bristol I did GP training in Bath and Midsomer
Norton. I became a partner at the surgery on the same day as
Rachael Hampson in 1996 but have lived in the area since 1987.
I have a passion about good quality contraceptive advice and fit
coils and implants. I am responsible for staff issues at the
surgery and am involved with our newly formed patient
participation group. I am married and have four children and two
dogs which keeps me busy outside work but I also love swimming
||Dr Rachael S Hampson
MA MB ChB (1991) MRCGP DRCOG
Trained at Cambridge University and Addenbrookes Hospital
Interests in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Performs minor surgery.
Married with 3 children. Lives locally. Enjoys long dog walks
||Dr Richard A Ward
MB, BS (1999)
Dr Ward originally trained as a surgeon and is a 43 year old
Family man with 3 young children.
Special interests: skin/minor surgery, diabetes, kidney disease
||Dr Jane McGrath
MBBS DRCOG MRCGP
I have worked as a salaried GP for a number of years in
various surgeries in Gloucestershire.
I have a special interest in gynaecology, family planning and
can fit implants and coils. I also work for the Out of Hours
Service. I have 4 children. I enjoy badminton and walking. I
enjoy sailing at a local lake and am hoping to get my 'day
skipper' so that I can go out on the sea in something a bit
||Dr Rebecca Usher MBChB (2005), BSc
(2002), MRCGP, DRCOG, DFSRH
Dr Usher trained in Edinburgh and qualified in 2005. She joined
the practice in 2013. She is interested in all aspects of
general practice, including Women's health, paediatrics and
psychiatry. Dr Usher is married with two young children. She
enjoys hill walking and growing vegetables!