Dr John Cairns, GP Director

Dr Cairns graduated in 1997 from Manchester, and has been a full time GP at Library House Surgery in Chorley since 2006.

After gaining a range of commissioning experience working with Central Lancashire Primary Care Trust, where he chaired the local medicines management committee, he currently provides clinical leadership for prescribing within the CCG.  He has also been his surgery’s lead for prescribing for the past eight years.

In 2012 he completed an MSc in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, focusing on medicalisation and the social construction of illness.