Dr Richard Dawson


(he / him)

GP partner

GMC: 4515094

Born on the wrong side of the pennines in darkest Bolton I moved to Leeds in 1993 to study at Medical School. I qualified in 1998 and my first job as General Practitioner in training was at Westcliffe Medical Centre in 2001. I qualified as a GP in 2003 and have been working in Shipley every since

I have worked in the community Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) clinic since 2005 and qualified as a GP Trainer since 2008

Favourite film Star Wars (The origninal one- Episode IV - A new hope). Many favourites but this is probably the most watched

Hobby Anything outdoors - cycling / walking / running + some gardening

Favourite food Pasta or Pie (but probably not at the same time)

Favourite drink Strong coffee preferably with some cake

What one word would people use to describe you? Chatty

What do you like most about working in general practice? The people - both patients and colleagues