The practice has been located in Sant Antoni de Calonge since April 2011. The practice
was opened by (GP) Mrs. Anna van Hooff from the Netherlands. Since April 2022 Dr.
Hans-Eric Usher has taken over the practice.
He speaks English and German (Hochdeutsch & Schwiizerdütsch) fluently. The practice
focuses on English, Dutch, German, Belgian and French residents and tourists, but
of course people from any nationality are very welcome!
Dr. Hans-Eric Usher, General Practitioner and Family Medicine
Hans-Eric studied medicine at the University of London followed by working in many
specialities in the South of England and London. He completed 6 years post-graduate
training prior to specialising as a Family Doctor and obtained Membership of the
Royal College of General Practitioners in the UK.
He has a special interest in women's health and child health.
Apart from being a fully qualified Family Doctor, he has branched out into Aviation
Medicine having worked for Emirates Airline in Dubai, and he also worked as a ship’s
doctor and has circumnavigated the globe twice on a ship.
He speaks English, German and Spanish fluently, with a good working knowledge of
French. He is extremely glad to be able to continue the excellent work of his predecessor,
Dr. Anna van Hooff.
Finny Hoekstra, Receptionist
Finny works in the practice as a receptionist since the summer of 2014. Before she
worked at Schiphol in the area of international transport and logistics. She has
been living in Spain since 2003 where she already works for a long time as a secretary
for medical homecare. Finny speaks, besides Dutch, also Spanish, English, German
Ximena Fuentes Davis, Nurse
Ximena is originally Chilean. She moved to Spain from an early age and she followed
her nursing training in Barcelona. Since 1981 she has been working as an operation
assistant and nurse at various medical centers. She has also worked in a geriatric
center for some time.
In addition to Spanish and Catalan, Ximena speaks English.