Our People

Our practices are led by enthusiastic executive GPs with substantial expertise and a forward thinking outlook in delivering care for their local communities. They are supported by a Board which includes GPs and executives from one of the country’s largest and most successful NHS organisations, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust of which NPC is a subsidiary company.

Please see below for information on our senior team.

Non-Executive Director
Medical Director
Nigel Twelves graduated from Newcastle University Medical School in 1988. He trained as a General Practitioner on the Northumbria Vocational Training Scheme and, after qualifying as a GP in 1993,...
Managing Director
Julie has extensive experience in healthcare, joining the NHS in 1984. After qualifying as a registered nurse, she worked in a number of clinical roles within mental health services. Since 2003 Julie...
Finance Director
Deputy Director
David has been employed by Northumbria Primary Care Since April 2015 when the company launched. Prior to this David has worked for Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust since 2002 as a...
Executive GP, Spring Terrace Health Centre
Executive GP, The Rothbury Practice
Executive GP, Haydon Bridge and Allendale Medical Practice
Executive GP, 49 Marine Avenue Surgery
Executive GP, Ponteland Medical Group
Executive GP, Cramlington Medical Group
Executive GP, Elsdon Avenue
Deputy Group Manager