Mike studied medicine at St Andrews University and then Manchester University. He undertook studies in Higher Professional Training in General Practice at University of Central Lancashire. He is a member of the Royal College of GPs.
Mike moved to Oundle in 2002, previously having been a Senior Partner in Cheshire. In the past he was a GP appraiser for several years. He has family and friends in Oundle and is committed to making Lakeside Healthcare an effective organisation to deliver the best health care to its population.