Meet The Team

Dr Rakesh Thaker - LMC Chairman

Rak is Bury born and bred and continued the family tradition by being a practicing GP at Knowsley Medical Centre in Bury. He has been an LMC member since he started in general practice in 1999, initially as Deputy Secretary and Vice-Chairman but now Chairman and has previously been PBC Chair in Bury and prior to that Vice Chair of the PEC. As an avid supporter Rak is proud to be Bury FC’s club Doctor and also enjoys other various sporting activities.

Dr Mohammed Jiva - LMC Medical CEO

Mohammed has been with the LMC for past 10 years. As an elected officer he has held the position of Medical CEO for the past 10 years. Mohammed is a full time GP at Peterloo Medical Centre in Middleton which is a training practice with c9500 patients and prior to becoming the Medical Secretary he has held various posts including Medical Director at NHSDirect, PCT Board member, Clinical Governance lead and Chair of PBC group.

Dr Zahir Mohammed - LMC Treasurer/Vice Chairman

Zahir is Bury born and bred and an ex-pupil of Broad Oak. He works as a GP Trainer at Hopwood Medical Centre in Heywood and is also Clinical Director of BARDOC (Bury and Rochdale Doctors on Call). He is married with 3 children and is an avid Liverpool FC fan (as well as supporting Bury).

Miss Sharon Monaghan - LMC Office Manager

Sharon has worked at the LMC for over 20 years, starting as an assistant to Sophie Woodhead and became the Office Manager after Sophie’s retirement in 2006. Sharon has a daughter and is an avid reader loves cooking and enjoys walking her dog.

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