West Locality Director and Clinical Lead for Newcastle pathways, demand management and contract
Ben qualified at Newcastle Medical School in 2000 having completed a Masters in public health in 1996. He has been a partner at The Sele Medical practice in Hexham since 2008. Alongside his core GP work Ben teaches medical students, conducts research and carries out minor surgery. More recently, he provided a vasectomy service for patients in Northumberland. Ben joined the CCG in late 2017 before becoming Locality Director for the West in May 2018.