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Devices & Heart Failure 

Member of Medical Advisory Committee 

at Peninsula Heart Clinic


Peninsula Heart Clinic

University Hospitals Plymouth
Derriford Hospital
Derriford Road

About Dr Davies

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Dr Davies was appointed a Consultant Cardiologist in 2016 and awarded Membership of the Medical Advisory Committee at Peninsula Heart Clinic in 2019.

Dr Davies is a Consultant Cardiologist at University Hospitals Plymouth and Clinical Lead for Devices and Heart Failure.


He completed his training in London and the Southwest. After completing his doctorate in the field of atrial fibrillation, he went on to become the clinical lead of the devices and heart failure services in Plymouth.

He is a safe and effective operator, comfortable with the implant of all device types (he implants >300 per year, including pacemakers, ICDs, cardiac resynchronisation therapy, loop recorders).

He holds full European Heart Rhythm Society accreditation.


He is keen to drive innovation and regularly contributes to national and international studies on a wide range of subjects. He regularly sees patients with all aspects of cardiological conditions including palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath and dizziness / blackouts in both the NHS and private setting.

Special interests

  • Atrial Fibrillation

  • Pacemakers

  • Cardiac Resynchronisation therapy

  • ICDs

  • Heart failure

  • Cardiomyopathy

  • Blackouts

  • Syncope


  • MD thesis 2016 – ‘Current Challenges in Atrial Fibrillation’

  • Lead author of Cochrane review – ‘The role of Exercise Rehabilitation in Heart Failure’

  • Principle Investigator in multinational study for multipoint pacing (a novel treatment for heart failure).



  • British Cardiovascular Society

  • British Society of Heart Failure

  • European Cardiac Society

  • European Heart Rhythm Society

Personal interests

Dr Davies’s main interests, besides his family, include his garden and cycling. He recently competed in a multiday international event, the Haute Route - Norway.

Current position
Consultant Cardiologist
South West Cardiothoracic Centre

Declaration of interests

Dr Davies has declared that he does not hold a share or any financial interest in Peninsula Heart Clinic or any company owned by Regent’s Park Healthcare. This statement conforms with guidance set out by the Competition and Markets Authority.

Areas of Expertise

Research & Articles

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Edward Davies 

Practice Location

Peninsula Heart Clinic

University Hospitals Plymouth
Derriford Hospital

Derriford Road

Tel: +(44)1752 278140


Complex Pacemakers

Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs) 

Cardiac Resynchronisation


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