Dr Peter Bagshaw

GP and partner at the Minehead Medical Centre

Dr Peter Bagshaw

GP and partner at the Minehead Medical Centre

Biography

 

Dr Peter Bagshaw has been a GP in for over 30 years, and is a partner at the Minehead Medical Centre. He has been Senior Clinical Fellow at the University of Bristol, and Clinical Lead in Mental Health, Dementia, Learning Difficulties and Adult Safeguarding for South Gloucestershire CCG. He sits on the national dementia IAF,  and is currently the Director of the South West Clinical Network for Dementia, and SWCN IAPT lead.

He has co-authored the recently published NHSE “Older person’s Mental Health Primer” and is Mental Health and Dementia section editor of the online magazine “Chronic Conditions”. His outside interests include painting, quantum mechanics and karate (black belt in Shotokan Karate). He has recently written a book on the nature of reality, exploring the links between neuroscience and modern physics.