Tuesday 2nd August 2022 - the surgery and dispensary will be closed from 12.30pm for staff development and training and no clinicians will be available.

We will re-open at 8am on Wednesday 3rd August.

If you require medical assistance before we re-open please call 111

> Dr J Miles
> Dr A Fox
> Dr J Crouch
> Dr R Pereira Xavier
> Dr J Lau
> Dr S Chakravarti
> Medical students
> Advanced Nurse Practitioner

We have a dedicated team of doctors here at Wye Surgery:

Dr Miles 

Dr Jolyon Miles
Senior Partner

Special interests
Gastroenterology, digestion and
minor surgery.

Born into a medical family and educated in Canterbury Jolyon trained at the Royal London Hospital. After qualification in 1983 he spent 4 years specialising in Hospital Medicine before moving into General Practice.

For 20 years he continued his specialist medical interests by working as an Endoscopist in the local gastroenterology department.

His other specialist interests are: Medical education, minor surgery including vasectomy and musculoskeletal medicine (to complement his interest in sport).


Dr Fox 

Dr. Allan Fox

Special interests
Cardiology, minor surgery and GP education.

Allan Fox graduated in Microbiology in 1980 before going onto research in the same field.  He went on to train in medicine at St. Thomas’ Hospital; he qualified in 1989 and obtained a fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians in 2005.

He is very closely involved in training doctors for the Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners examination and medical students.

He also has a special interest in cardiology and minor surgery.


Dr Crouch  

Dr Jessie Crouch

Special interests
Geriatric medicine, contraceptive services and gynaecology.

Dr Crouch grew up locally. She qualified from Guy's and St Thomas' Medical School in 2001. Her early career was spent in general hospital medicine in Kent and London. She undertook her GP training locally and first worked at the surgery in 2008. Dr. Crouch has also been the Ashford Clinical Commissioning Group Clinical lead for Child Health, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services and Maternity Services.


Dr Xavier  

Dr Raquel
Pereira Xavier



Having completed her medical training at Kings College, London, Dr Pereira Xavier trained in the South East Area for the next 2 years before moving to Kent for her speciality training in East Kent.


Dr Lau  

Dr J Lau

Special interests
Women’s and children's health

After graduating from Birmingham Medical School in 2010, Dr Lau completed his GP training in the West Midlands. He also furthered his interests in medical sciences at Keele University before obtaining his Masters’ Degree. Dr Lau worked in Hong Kong for a short period  gaining, additional exposure in clinical medicine before returning to UK General Practice.


Dr Chakravarti 

Dr Seema Chakravarti

Special interests

Dr Chakravati gained her primary medical degree from Chennai in India and came straight to the UK straight after graduation. She spent 20 years in obstetrics and gynaecology (10 years as a Consultant, awarded the FRCOG in 2013). She completed GP training in Kent and loved the county and people so much she moved here from London 20 years ago.



Trainee GPs/Medical

Dr Fox and Dr Miles are involved in training the next generation of General Practitioners and hospital doctors. The wonderful facilities and range of medical services on offer at Wye Surgery, make it the ideal place to learn.

To support this training, some patients may be asked to speak to medical students during a consultation and share details about their state of health and any illnesses that affect them.

If you do not want to do this, please let Reception know when you book in. Your care will not be affected if you choose not to take part.

Kent and Medway Medical School, GP training poster



Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Dawn Howard
MSc advanced clinical practice with non-medical prescribing qualification.

BSc in clinical practice
HND in nursing studies (Adult)

Qualifying in 2006, Dawn has spent time in an acute medical setting as well as in a nursing home. Most of her nursing career has been in primary care, whereby she has completed further qualifications in asthma, COPD, Cardiovascular disease management and diabetes care. 

Dawn has progressed from a practice nurse to an Advanced Nurse Practitioner, allowing her to assess, diagnose and manage a variety of health conditions. she has a particular interest in respiratory health.


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