Dr Andy Ker

Clinical Vice-Chair

Andy is a senior partner at Oakham Medical Practice in Rutland.

In 1983 he trained as a doctor at Westminster Medical School in London, achieving a MBBS, and then completed his GP Vocational Training in Guildford in 1987. He went on a travelling “gap year” in 1989 where he ended up working for six months in general practice in Christchurch, New Zealand.

He started work as a GP in Oakham in 1990 and has a particular interest in the musculoskeletal system. He has also worked as an appraiser and trainer of GPs and been a prison medical officer.

Andy is a governing body member for East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group and the locality lead for Melton, Rutland and Harborough. He is the clinical lead for community services and out of county contracts. His project work includes leading the dementia strategy and developing the integrated health and social care strategy, and he also sits on the Rutland Health and Wellbeing Board.