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With a proud history of providing Primary Health Care Services for over 40 years in the center of Ipswich we are excited to offer new posts as General Practitioners.SEE THE ADVERT

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In response to requests from our patients for more pre bookable appointments we have expanded the number available!

You can now book selected appointments ahead of time now for morning, afternoon, evening and late evening surgeries.

These appointments can be booked up to SIX weeks ahead.

Have a look at our appointments section for more information.



The shingles vaccine is now available to all those aged 70 or 79 years.



New screening service for 15 to 25 year olds



You can now book select appointments online.



Dr Hubert Lelijveld (m)Dr Hubert Lelijveld (m)

Dr Lelijveld considers himself to be a "Citizen of Europe". He qualified at Middlesex Hospital Medical School in London in 1987. After working and training in hospitals he qualified as a GP in 1994 and joined the Practice. Dr Lelijveld describes himself as an old fashioned GP - a true generalist. He is married with two children and is keen on rugby, aviation and sailing.
At BPC he is responsible for Human Resource issues.
Dr Denis Allen (m)Dr Denis Allen (m)

Dr Allen originates from Sheffield in Yorkshire and stayed in the "City of Steel" until he qualified at Sheffield University Medical School in 1985. He then worked as an anaesthetist in Yorkshire and Manchester before qualifying as a GP in 1994. Dr Allen moved down south to join BPC in 1995 where his clinical interests include thyroid disease and epilepsy. At home he is interested in technology, the Arts and enjoys cooking and gardening. He is also a fan of "Sci-Fi".
He is responsible for information technology and finance at the practice.
Dr Alastair Flett (m)Dr Alastair Flett (m)

Dr Flett is from Edinburgh, Scotland but was brought up near Wigan, Lancashire. He qualified at Sheffield University in 1993 and trained as a GP in Worksop, Nottinghamshire before he joined the Practice in 1997. His clinical special interest is the management of long term illnesses.
Dr Flett is responsible for GP training and education.
Outside of BPC Dr Flett is an enthusiastic musician and enjoys gardening tennis and sailing.
Dr Dean Dorsett (m)Dr Dean Dorsett (m)

Dr Dorsett originates from Dominica in the Lesser Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean. He attended Oxford University and qualified from St Georges Medical School, London University 2000. He has previous experience of working in A+E before joining BPC in 2005 as our GP Registrar, he then worked as one of our Associate GPs before achieving partnership in February 2008. Dr Dorsett's clinical interests include ultrasound scanning and he works as a Forensic Medical Examiner. He is studying for a Masters in business admin. Outside interests include architecture, martial arts and custom motorcycles.
At BPC he is a trainer for GP Registrars.
Dr Enela Alimeta (f)Dr Enela Alimeta (f)

Dr Alimeta originates from Albania and qualified from the University of Tirana Medical School in 1998. She has worked in Ipswich Hospital and joined BPC as a registrar in 2006, after qualifying as a GP she went on to 1st become a full time Associate GP and then achieved partnership in 2010.
Dr Almeta's clinical interests include womens health and family planning.
At home she is interested in travelling, languages and family life and is in the process of mastering a Suffolk accent.
Here at BPC she is lead Doctor for palliative and terminal care and is responsible for further education and prescribing.
Dr Charlotte Armour (f)
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Dr Armour is from Billericay and qualified at St Bartholomews and the Royal London School of Medicine in 2005.
 She joined BPC in 2010 as an Associate GP. She has previously worked in Canterbury and held hospital posts including Psychiatry, Palliative Medicine and Paediatrics. Dr Armour is responsible for liaison for any issues regarding Safeguarding of Children.
She lives just outside Ipswich with her husband and a golden retriever and relaxes by walking, cycling, diving, and track driving!
Dr Bimal Shrestha (m)

Dr Shrestha qualified in Pokhara, Nepal in 2002 but prior to this worked as a volunteer teacher. He became a full time associate GP here in September 2011. He has experience working in A+E in Katmandu and trained as a GP locally in Ipswich. His professional interests include minor surgery and patient education using 3D graphics. Outside interest include music and singing in his home studio and photography. Dr Shrestha is married with a young daughter. BPC welcomes its first Gurkha!

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