The Surgery Team
Mrs Dene Medland M.A.A.T.
Dene Medland is Practice Manager of Tavyside Health Centre and has overall responsibility for both Tavistock and Lifton sites. She is mainly based in Tavistock, however does visit Lifton on a regular basis. She is always willing to speak to you should you have any questions or concerns. You can contact her via the main surgery number.
- Jan - Finance Officer
- Jonathan - IT/Information Officer
Mrs Carolyn Bruce-Spencer MEd, CMgr, MCMI
Carolyn Bruce-Spencer is taking over the reins from Dene Medland as the new Practice Manager of Tavyside Health Centre and Lifton Branch Surgery when Dene retires in September 2019.
Carolyn grew up, went to school and worked in Tavistock before moving to Plymouth in 1994. She gained her Master of Education in Professional Development at the combined Universities of Exeter and St Mark and St John and is a Chartered Manager with the Chartered Management Institute. Outside of work Carolyn holds voluntary roles as Academy Director/Chair of Governors at Devonport High School for Boys (DHSB) and Patient Representative at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust where she was the Founding Chair of the ‘Patient Council.’ In her spare time, she enjoys spending quality time with her family, swimming, walking, dining out and live music.
Carolyn will work across both of the Tavistock and Lifton sites and is very happy to help you with any questions or concerns you may have.
Please contact Carolyn via the main Practice number: 01822 613517