Ruth qualified from Newcastle University in 1991 and initially trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology before becoming a GP. Ruth joined the practice in 2002 and set up the Community Gynaecology Service in 2004 as a result of her interest in Women’s Health and Family Planning. Ruth provides clinics in Gynaecology, Family Planning and runs a Baby Clinic.
Ruth is married with three children and is involved with her local Church and Junior Church. She enjoys Pilates, cycling and playing Bridge.