Doctors

Dr Karen Prees
MB CHB, DRCOG, DFFP, MRCGP
Dr Karen Prees graduated from Bristol University Medical School in 1989 and went on to do her GP training in and around Bath. She came to Batheaston Medical Centre in 1995, and is now the senior partner.
She loves all aspects of General Practice but particularly enjoys mental health and well-being, women’s and children’s medicine. She also loves being a GP trainer and spends one day a week teaching GP trainees in the Bath School of General Practice.
At home she is married with grown up children. She enjoys all sorts of musical pursuits, especially playing the viola, and having fun outside in the beautiful countryside in which she lives.


Dr Philip Weldon
MB, BS, MRCGP, BA
Dr Phil Weldon trained at Oxford and then UCL, qualifying in 2003. He has been working at Batheaston Medical Centre since 2007. He enjoys Dermatology, Minor Surgery and Men’s Health. When not at work he enjoys time with his family and running / cycling in the beautiful countryside around Bath.


Dr Timothy Hogg
MBChB MRCGP
Dr Tim Hogg trained at Birmingham and moved to Bath for his GP Training and hasn’t looked back since. He is the newest GP Partner at Batheaston Medical Centre, joining the practice in 2013. He enjoys all aspects of general practice with particular interest in Men’s Health and Minor Surgery. In his free time he enjoys trying to maintain a level fitness by running and cycling, watching Bath Rugby play the beautiful game and spending quality time with his wife, young family and Labrador.


Dr Nicola Weldon
MB, BS, DFFP, MRCGP
Dr Nicola Weldon trained in London and qualified in 2002. She moved to Bath for GP training and has been at Batheaston Medical Centre since 2006.
She has particular interest in womens medicine and provises family planning and contraceptive services. She is married to Dr Philip Weldon and they have 2 children.


Dr Kirsty Watford
MBChB, MRCGP, MRCP, BSc (Hons)
Dr Kirsty Pratt graduated from Birmingham Medical School in 2010. She has since enjoyed working in the local area and completed her GP training here in 2016. Being originally from Devon she loves spending her free time in the beautiful countryside.


Dr Rosie Cain
MBBCh (Hons), DRCOG, DFSRH, MRCGP
Dr Rosie Cain graduated from Cardiff University Medical School in 2014 and worked in Wales before moving to Bath for her GP training.  She joined Batheaston Medical Centre in 2019.  She enjoys the diversity of general practice and has a particular interest in women’s health and contraception.  Outside of work she enjoys cycling, ballet and Pilates.


Dr John Sykes
BSc, MBBS, MRCGP, FASLM
Dr John Sykes graduated from Norwich Medical School in 2012 and completed his GP training in Bath.  He moved to Sydney, Australia, where he worked as a GP for 2 years.  He enjoys all aspects of General Practice, especially Men’s Health, Musculoskeletal Medicine and Lifestyle Medicine.  In his spare time John enjoys running, football, cycling and resistance training.