Meet the team

NHS UK Based Doctors

ZoomDoc was born out of a desire to improve access between patients and doctors

Your ZoomDoc GP team

With our network of over 500 GPs across the UK, ZoomDoc provides great care, either face to face or via your smartphone for video & telephone consultations.

We believe that in the 21st century, nobody should have to wait to get well.  So our mission is quite simple. To provide exceptional care, instantly, for everyone.

We exist for one reason and one reason only – to provide the best possible on-demand GP service.

Meet the Team

Dr Kenny Livingstone
Dr Kenny Livingstone

CEO, Chief Medical Officer

Garry Fingland
Garry Fingland

Chairman, Former Bupa CIO

Ben Doltis
Ben Doltis

Non-Executive Director/Advisor, Princes’s Trust Business Mentor

Kevin McDonnell
Kevin McDonnell

Advisor

Roger Planes
Roger Planes

Chief Technology Officer

Neil Taub
Neil Taub

Sales & Business Development Director

Some of our GPs

Dr David Spitzer
Dr David Spitzer

ZoomDoc GP

Friendly, enthusiastic and efficient GP, currently working at a several NHS practices in North London. Experienced at telephone consultations as well as home visits. Hospital experience in a variety of specialties including Paediatrics, Care of the Elderly, Emergency Medicine and Ophthalmology.

Specialist interests: All areas of general practice!

Dr Leah Austin
Dr Leah Austin

ZoomDoc GP, Nutritional Health Specialist

Dr Leah Austin graduated from Newcastle University upon Tyne in 2007 and completed her General Practitioner training in the Northern Deanery. She completed posts in general medicine, emergency medicine, microbiology, palliative care, and obstetrics and gynaecology. Since working as a General Practitioner she has gained experience working in the North East, Yorkshire and London.

Dr Austin is also qualified as a nutritional therapist. Her particular interests is to take a holistic approach in supporting the body medically and nutritionally to bring the body back to homeostasis. She also has a keen interest in functional medicine to address the underlying cause of disease using a systems-oriented approach engaging with the patient in a therapeutic partnership.

Specialist interests: General Practice and Nutritional Health.

Dr Deborah Peters
Dr Deborah Peters

ZoomDoc GP

Dr Peters is a friendly and approachable GP. She has a particular interest in the holistic approach to medicine and applies this to her every day practice. Dr Peters is particularly interested and experienced in mental health, especially in teenagers, as well as gynaecology, sexual health and paediatrics.

Specialist interests: Women’s Health, Family Planning, Adult and Teenage Mental Health, Pain Management and Paediatrics.

Dr Nick Dattani
Dr Nick Dattani

ZoomDoc GP

A high energy, charismatic doctor motivated to provide a spectrum of care within the local community: dealing with problems that often combine physical, psychological and social components. Friendly and approachable, Dr Dattani’s patients can rely upon him to provide excellent care whether it be for emergency advice/treatment or chronic disease management.

Specialist interests: Adult & Children’s Medicine, Care of the Elderly, Ear Nose & Throat, Mens Health, Cardiology & Gastroenterological Health.

Dr Manotheethan Jegasothy
Dr Manotheethan Jegasothy

ZoomDoc GP

Dr Jegasothy is a GP working primarily in Richmond, Kingston and Wandsworth. He has an interest in governance, clinical leadership, risk management and innovation in the healthcare setting. Dr Jegasothy is a GP appraiser, clinical leader and involved in training of GP registrars and nurse practitioners.

Specialist interests: Paediatrics, Respiratory and Pain Management.

Dr Kevin Fernando
Dr Kevin Fernando

ZoomDoc GP, Diabetes and Medical Education Specialist

Dr Fernando is a well-established, experienced and extensively qualified GP providing all aspects of medical care in the community. He is an excellent communicator and providing holistic individualised care taking into account the physical, psychological and social domains of health. Dr Fernando practices “realistic medicine” where people receiving care are well-informed and are part of the decision-making process rather than the traditional “doctor knows best” approach. Dr Fernando is a Diabetes and Medical Education Specialist and is also the Scottish Lead of the Primary Care Diabetes Society and Education Director for GPnotebook.

Dr Fernando has been awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and also the Academy of Medical Educators for his work.

Specialist interests: Chronic Disease Management, Multi-morbidity, Frailty, Diabetes, Cardiology, Care of the Elderly, Men’s Health and Medical Education.

Dr Kenny Livingstone
Dr Kenny Livingstone

ZoomDoc GP, ZoomDoc Founder and CEO

A caring and experienced GP, initially from Scotland, with a strong interest in health tech and improving GP accessibility.

Dr Livingstone founded ZoomDoc with the aim of transforming the delivery of primary care and family medicine. Patients demand and deserve the highest quality of medical attention, combined with flexibility and excellence in customer service. Home/office/hotel based consultations by phone or in person with 24/7 availability.

Specialist interests: Paediatrics, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) and Expedition Medicine.

Dr Ian Ditchburn
Dr Ian Ditchburn

ZoomDoc GP

Dr Ditchburn is a leading GP in a busy west London NHS practice. He is originally from the north-east of England but trained and lived in Scotland for many years. He lives in south-west London with his young family. In addition to his UK career he has also worked in Bolivia, Sri Lanka, Nepal and India both in hospitals and on expeditions to high-altitude.

Specialist interests: Emergency Care and Home Visits.

Dr Sohini Kar
Dr Sohini Kar

ZoomDoc GP

Dr Kar is a friendly approachable and share a passion to improve patient care and patient accessibility. She has had wide range in experience in dealing with acute medical emergencies to managing long term health conditions. In her free time Dr Kar enjoys yoga, travelling and photography.

Specialist interests: Women’s Health, Family Planning and Mental Health.

Dr Sharon Lawrence
Dr Sharon Lawrence

ZoomDoc GP

Dr Lawrence is an experienced GP and has been a practising since 2004, with a lot of experience looking after patients from newborn through to old age. She is caring and approachable GP. Dr Lawrence is also a GP appraiser.

Specialist interests: Paediatrics, Teenage and Adolescent Health, Women’s Health and Care of the Elderly.

ZoomDoc is here to care

Our standards are high

Only the best UK trained GPs join our team, and we promise to keep it that way.

We’re here to remove stress

Offering a safe and immediate alternative to four hour A+E waiting rooms and urgent care centres.

Our priority is your care

The ZoomDoc app is uncomplicated, fast and simple to use, putting the patient first.

Questions about ZoomDoc?

Our team of Doctors are available via the ZoomDoc App for any medical questions or queries.