Meet the
team

The Effect Doctors team is made up of a diverse group of highly trained specialists and NHS-trained medical professionals.

Our primary goal is to provide our customers with the highest level of care.

All of our treatments are designed in-house and built upon safe and effective care developed from our combined years of medical and professional training.

Dr William Turner

Medical Director & Co-Founder

 

Dr Turner is an anaesthetic trainee in London and a fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists; he is a founding member of Effect Doctors.

As well as an honours degree in medicine, he also holds a masters degree in chemistry from the University of Nottingham, with an ongoing interest in research, publishing articles in various international scientific journals.Will enjoys teaching and education, and acts as faculty, leading several national simulation and training courses.

He has undertaken a research and clinical fellowship Obstetric Anaesthesia at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto.

Alongside his training in anaesthesia and critical care, he has established a successful aesthetic practice, delivering anti-wrinkle treatment to a wide ranging group of regular clients in South London and Surrey.

Outside of medicine he enjoys playing rugby, cooking and listening to music.

 

Elsapeth McGuire

Lead Nurse

 

Elsapeth is an oncology nurse specialist who completed her Bachelor of Science degree at Sheffield Hallam University, gaining a first-class honours degree in adult nursing.

She went on to complete a post graduate degree in oncological care through the University of East Anglia and Royal Marsden School in 2020.

She has a wide range of experience from working in various posts within the NHS, including several ears spent at the Royal Marsden Hospital, where she specialised in the administration of systemic anti-cancer treatments and undertook staff education and training in clinical practice.

Outside of medicine she enjoys travelling the globe, reading and dog walking.

 

ELSAPETH MCGUIRE Lead Nurse

Dr Haroon Hamid

Aesthetics Lead

 

Dr Haroon Hamid graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2017. Alongside a medical degree, he also holds a Masters in Research degree also from Liverpool University, having undertaken Epilepsy based research programme.

Haroon oversees all aesthetic injectable and Skincare treatments; whilst also being an Obagi Skincare prescriber providing clients with medical-grade long term skincare regimes, where required.

He has undertaken the Level 7 Aesthetics and Dermatology Course with Harley Academy and additional training in the delivery of Profhilo® facial treatments.

He is currently a GP trainee with ‘special interest’ skills in minor surgery, joint injection and Dermatology. With a keen interest in research and public health, he has presented research from numerous projects at both UK and European conferences.

Outside of medicine, he enjoys Photography, Literature, Music and Football.

 

Dr Johnny Andrews

CQC & UKAS Lead

 

Dr Johnny Andrews splits his time working in several NHS Accident & Emergency Departments, working on clinical drug and viral trials and working with start-ups and private clinics in London.

With a BMedSc (Hons) from the University of Birmingham underpinning his scientific knowledge, Johnny  has developed a keen interest in business after working in corporate sales and hospitality before graduating in Medicine from the University of London in 2015.

A dynamic member of the Effect Doctors team since 2018, Johnny is an experienced practitioner having treated many of our patients at homes, offices, pop-up events and music festivals across the country.

Johnny works to oversee all CQC-regulated and UKAS-registered activities within Effect Doctors.

Outside of work, he enjoys music, travelling and long walks with his dog.

Alessandra Marchington

COVID Testing Lead

 

Alessandra graduated from Bristol University with a BSc in Cellular and Molecular Medicine.

Alessandra leads the Effect Doctors’ COVID testing team, delivering the wide range of testing options to workers and travellers across the country.

In her free time, she likes to spend time outdoors and enjoys hiking, dog-walking, and park runs.

 

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Wendy Cragg

Business Manager

 

An established and committed manager with 20 years of experience in operational duties. Wendy joined EffectDoctors in 2019, overseeing all day to day activities of the company.

Implementing systems and processes and proactively seeking solutions in an ever changing landscape, Wendy never shies away from a challenge.

Outside of running Effect Doctors she is a busy young mother. enjoys walking her dog, red wine and international travel.

Dr William Buxton

Chief Medical Advisor & Co Founder

 

Dr Buxton is an anaesthetic trainee in London and a fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists. He is currently on fellowship in San Francisco at UCSF in Neuroanesthesia. As well as an honours degree in medicine, he also holds a diploma in leadership and management.

Passionate on the subject of pro-active healthcare, he seeks solutions to every day challenges faced by patients. His goal is to improve patient education and accessibility for the increasing number of individuals looking to maintain good health or improve general well-being. Due to his current work he currently only provides an advisory, non clinical role within the company.

Outside of medicine he enjoys free diving, scuba diving, kite surfing and playing the piano.

Sara Malik

Design Lead

 

Sara has worked with notable art directors in New York City for over a decade on campaigns for H&M, Gillette, Alexander Wang, Fendi and more. Sara has a passion for creating market sound campaigns and brand identities, with commitment to self development and creative innovation.

She is also a published writer, having interviewed the likes of Stella McCartney and Bjarke Ingels. Sara’s creativity is a driving force behind the evolution of the Effect Doctors aesthetic narrative.

In her free time, she enjoys playing with new mediums in her art studio.

Kate De'Ath

Chief Marketing Advisor

 

Kate has over 14 years experience in luxury lifestyle marketing. Starting her career at Ralph Lauren and eventually becoming their International Corporate Marketing and Brand Director.

In recent years Kate expanded her luxury knowledge into the world of hospitality and fine wine. She was the Marketing Director overseeing; Capri Palace, D Maris Bay, Macakizi and Villa Magna alongside Ornellaia and Masetto wineries. Most recently Kate held the role as Group Marketing & PR Director of Caprice Holdings.

She has an exceptional portfolio of International partners across all luxury lifestyle categories. Kate specialises in driving brand growth, strategic partnerships and crafting 360 degree marketing strategies. Her motto is “we can” and she always does!