Dr Peter M Schofield



GMC number: 2640833

Practising since: 1980



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  • Every Friday morning
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Dr Schofield was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at Papworth Hospital and Addenbrooke's Hospital in 1988. He has worked as a general cardiologist since then, looking after patients with cardiovascular disease in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. His sub-specialty interest is cardiac intervention – particularly coronary artery stenting for patients with underlying coronary artery disease. He also looks after patients with valvular heart disease, heart failure, cardiomyopathy and various forms of heart rhythm disturbance. He has access to a wide range of investigations and treatment when assessing patients who have symptoms which may be caused by underlying cardiovascular disease.

During his career, he has held various roles related to his clinical practice. He has been the Clinical Director of Cardiac Services at Papworth Hospital and has been a member of the hospital’s Trust Board. He has been the Chairman of the Anglia Cardiac Network which was responsible for the provision of cardiac services in the East of England. He was the secretary of the British Cardiac Society for four years. He has also held a National Clinical Excellence award (Silver).

Dr Schofield has been married to his wife, Anne, for over 35 years. They have 2 children and 3 grandchildren.

Special interests

Interventional Cardiology and General Cardiology

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Peter M Schofield at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Cardiovascular risk profile
  • Zio® XT Cardiac Monitor
  • AAA (abdominal aortic aneurysm)

Locations Dr Peter M Schofield works with

Related experience


Dr Schofield has over 150 publications in peer- reviewed journals. He has published widely in the field of cardiovascular medicine. One of his major research interests has been the development and assessment of new technologies to investigate and treat patients with cardiovascular disease.

He has written and published five books in areas of cardiovascular disease. He has also supervised the work of several trainees in cardiology in respect of their MD theses.


  • British Cardiovascular Society
  • British, Cardiac Intervention Society
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians

Other posts held

  • Consultant Cardiologist at Papworth Hospital

Insurers Dr Peter M Schofield works with

Dr Peter M Schofield works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)


Dr Peter M Schofield does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Peter M Schofield does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Peter M Schofield does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.