Legal and regulatory




GP Net Earnings

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice.

The average pay for GPs working in Walton Medical Centre in the financial year 2021/22 was £94,148 before tax and National Insurance. This is for three full-time GPs and two part-time GPs

More information about this requirement can be found in the General Medical Services contract section 16.8A. Publication of earnings information





Care Quality Commission

All GP surgeries are regulated by the Care Quality Commission

The most recent report on our surgery was completed in 2017.


Partnership Status

This surgery is owned and run as a general partnership.

The partners are as follows:

1. Dr Dirk Bode   

2. Dr John Armstrong

3. Dr Yvonne Appiah-Poku 

4. Dr Adekunbi Taiwo   

5. Dr Ahmed Mohammed



Commissioning Body (ICB)

GP Services are commissioned by integrated care boards (ICBs) overseen by NHS England on a regional and national basis.

North Liverpool is part of the Cheshire and Merseyside ICB

Find out more about how services are commissioned: