Ponteland Medical Group operates across three sites, dispensing from two. The main site is a modern primary care centre just north of Newcastle. The practice has around 11,000 patients and the team consists of nine GPs (full-time and part-time), two nurse practitioners, three practice nurses and two healthcare assistants. The office manager co-ordinates an administration and dispensing team of 18. Ponteland is a teaching practice and has two registrars attached to it along with both third and final year medical students. Services offered from the practice include minor surgery, minor injuries (co-ordinated by the nurse practitioners) and a contraceptive service with coil and implant fitting.