Dr Duncan Hywel Hogg. MBChB. FRCP Edin.

Consultant Cardiologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Dr Duncan Hogg, Consultant Cardiologist, qualified in medicine at the University of Aberdeen in 1994, and in 1997 he became a Member of the Royal College of Physicians. Dr Hogg received his general cardiology training at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and completed specialist training in Cardiology & General Internal Medicine (GIM) in 2007, being awarded CCST by the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board. Dr Hogg has Specialist Registration with the General Medical Council for Cardiology & GIM.

Prior to taking up his permanent Consultant post he was a fellow in interventional cardiology at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Canada, where he had intensive specialist training in all aspects of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Dr Hogg was also a British Heart Foundation sponsored junior research fellow, during which time he closely studied coagulation platelet activity changes in patients with atrial fibrillation pre- and post electrical cardioversion.

Dr Hogg took up his permanent position as a Consultant Cardiologist at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in April 2009. He practises in general cardiology with a subspeciality interest in PCI, performing 150-175 cases per year including in-patient (urgent & emergent) and elective.

Dr Hogg has had training in expert witness work through course attendance, with completion of five reports per year for the last two.