Cardiac Devices & Heart Failure
Clinical Director & Chairman of
Medical Advisory Committee
at Cambridge Heart Clinic
About Dr Pugh
Dr Pugh was appointed a Consultant Cardiologist in 2008 and was awarded membership of the Medical Advisory Committee of Cambridge Heart Clinic in 2008.
He is Clinical Director of Cardiology at Cambridge University Hospitals and also the Clinical Director of Cambridge Heart Clinic and Chairman of the Cambridge Heart Clinic Medical Advisory Committee.
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.
He was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in 2008, specifically to take forward the pacemaker and devices service.
Specialist clinical interests
His main areas of expertise are in biventricular pacing and device therapy for heart failure and arrhythmia, in which he has extensive experience.
Pacemakers and Defibrillators. Heart Failure. Syncope. Angina.
Clinical and laboratory trials of treatments for heart failure. Peer-reviewed papers on heart failure and myocardial infarction. Two book chapters.
Education and training
MB BS 1994 University of London
FRCP Fellow of Royal College of Physicians
FESC Fellow of European Society of Cardiology
Member 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 Echocardiograph
Declaration of interests
Dr Schofield has declared that he does not hold a share or any financial interest in Cambridge 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
Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs)
Dr Peter Pugh
Cambridge Heart Clinic
Cambridge University Hospitals
NHS Foundation Trust,
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1223 857474