Dr Peter Pugh

Following undergraduate training at Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School, London, Dr Pugh trained in cardiology at the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals. He undertook research into heart failure at the University of Sheffield, and a Cardiovascular Fellowship at the University of Cape Town. He was awarded a Travelling Fellowship by the European Heart Rhythm Association, to study complex pacing. His main areas of expertise are in biventricular pacing and device therapy for heart failure and arrhythmia, in which he has extensive experience. He was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in 2008, specifically to take forward the pacemaker and devices service.

Date of first medical qualification1994
Primary Medical QualificationMB BS 1994 University of London
GMC Reference Number4107987
Main SpecialtyCardiology
Sub-specialtyPacemakers and Defibrillators; Heart Failure; Syncope; Angina
Current Posts Consultant Cardiologist Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge
Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridgeshire
Current Memberships & FellowshipsMember of the Royal College of Physicians
Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology
Member of Heart Rhythm UK
Member of the British Cardiovascular Society
Member of the British Society for Heart Failure
Member of the British Society of Echocardiography
ResearchClinical and laboratory trials of treatments for heart failure. Peer-reviewed papers on heart failure and myocardial infarction. Two book chapters.
Outpatient ClinicsMonday – Friday by arrangement