Dr Nigel R A Clarke

BM BCh (oxon), MA, BSE, BHRS, FRCP

  • Specialities Cardiology
  • Telephone 07889 000608
  • Year of first qualification 1989
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 3324811
  • Fax 01926 328552


Dr Nigel Clarke qualified from Oxford in1989, beginning his medical degree (BM BCh) at St Catherine’s College in 1983. In 1986 he was awarded a II.I in Physiological Sciences. Although technically an academic his passion is clinical medicine – diagnosing, caring and managing people’s heart problems.

Having obtained his MRCP in October 1992, he entered higher medical and specialist training in cardiology. He returned to clinical cardiology at Oxford 1995-2001 and was appointed as a consultant cardiologist at Warwick in 2001.

Additional training and accreditations include British Society of Echocardiography 2002 and regular reaccreditation; British Heart Rhythm Society 2012 in cardiac devices -specialised pacemakers for heart failure and treating cardiac arrest.


  • Monday evening
  • Wednesday afternoon / evening
  • Clinically urgent appointments by individual appointment


Current posts

  • Consultant Cardiologist Warwick Hospital. Lead Cardiologist for cardiac devices (complex pacemakers for heart failure and defibrillators)


  • Atrial fibrillation and other rhythm disturbances / syncope
  • Echocardiography - Heart failure and valve disease
  • Standard pacemakers and complex devices

Personal interests

General fitness, cycling, skiing, cultural holidays and city breaks. 

Member of

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • British Society of Heart Failure
  • The British Cardiac Society
  • British Heart Rhythm Society


While at the John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford Dr Clarke undertook research projects, including:

A. Assessing ability of standard echocardiography vs trans-oesophageal echocardiography to detect patent foramen ovale, one of the risk factors for young strokeB. Undertook s longitudinal study confirming the relationship between clinical severity of myotonic dystrophy and ECG abnormalities


Dr Nigel R A Clarke works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Dr Nigel R A Clarke does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Nigel R A Clarke does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Nigel R A Clarke does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.