Cheadle Medical Practice

Statement of Purpose

The statement of purpose is a legally required document from each GP practice.

The name and address of the registered provider is:



1-7 Ashfield Crescent




0161 983 9090

[email protected]


Registered Manager Dr Tariq Shah

General Manager Mr Peter Woodward

Under the Health & Social Care Act 2008 the Care Quality Commission Registration Regulations 2009 Part 4, the registering body (Cheadle Medical Practice) is required to provide to the Care Quality Commission a statement of purpose.



Cheadle Medical Practice practices from, a terrace of Georgian houses in the centre of Cheadle Village. The building is situated in a conservation area opposite Cheadle Primary School.

We have 12 consultation rooms – two of which are equipped for procedures including minor ops and coil insertions.

The building is compliant with control of infection and DDA requirements. There is an access ramp for those with mobility problems at the front of the building and an internal lift for access to the first floor.

We have 4 GP Partners, Salaried GP’s and one or more postgraduate doctors training to be GP’s. Locum GPs are employed when necessary to cover GP absences.

Medical students are sometimes attached to the practice as part of their undergraduate training.

We have a nursing team consists of Practice Nurses, Healthcare assistants and a Physician Associate.

We employ Paramedics, Secretaries, IT and Finance Manager, PA, Reception Staff.

Many of our staff are part-time.



Cheadle Medical Practice endeavours to provide high quality service, patient centred care, which is accessible to all in a safe and friendly environment.

All members of the practice team aim to listen, show compassion and help patients to the best of our ability.

We aim to create an environment in which patients and staff treat each other with mutual respect and dignity.

As a practice we pride ourselves in playing an active part in our local community and encourage patient contribution and feedback to help improve our service.

The practice has a long-standing commitment to the continuing education of all our team members. We also train and support doctors in specialist GP training, students and other healthcare professionals.

We work in partnership with the wider health and social care network in Stockport and Greater Manchester in order to remain at the forefront of change within our NHS.


Date published: 9th May, 2022
Date last updated: 28th October, 2023