|Dr Bhavesh Dhorajwala (known as Dr Bav)|
MBBS (UEA 2008) MRCGP
Dr Bav grew up in beautiful Derbyshire and the peak district but came to Norfolk when he started his medical degree at UEA. The charms of the region were too strong and having completed various hospital jobs in the region ranging from Cambridgeshire to Great Yarmouth, he decided to become a GP. Dr Bav trained on the local Norwich training scheme attaining membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2013.
He joined the practice in December 2013 as a full-time partner, prior to having taken 5 months off to travel across America, Africa and India. Travelling is a real passion of his, he has also managed to visit Australia, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. He lives with his wife Louise, who is a pharmacist at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital and they have one child and a tabby cat.
Dr Bav likes to keep close links with UEA and is a regular examiner for the medical school. He has a a particular interest in minor surgery, cryotherapy, joint injections and ophthalmology. Having also worked in A+E he enjoys acute care, and has worked as an events doctor for festivals such as Latitude. In his spare time he enjoys watching movies and regularly plays football, he is also a keen runner.