Plummer, Dr Chris J

Dr Chris J PlummerConsultant Cardiologist

  • Consultant Cardiologist
  • Tel: 0191 2336161
  • GMC Code: 3659634
  • Qualifications: BSc, PhD, BM, BCh, FRCP, NASPExam, RCP Physician Educator, Diploma in Medical Education
  • Special Interests

    Implantable cardiac rhythm devices

    Cardiovascular effects of cancer treatment

    Medical education

  • Biography

    Dr Plummer trained in Bristol and Oxford Universities and undertook his post-graduate medical education in the Northern Deanery. He works as a consultant cardiologist in the Freeman Hospital where he is clinical lead for implantable cardiac rhythm devices. His other medical and research interests include the cardiovascular effects of cancer treatments including the early detection of toxicity with biomarkers and protective strategies for adults and children. He is also heavily involved in all aspects of medical education from medical student interviews and exam setting to working as training programme director for cardiology.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base


  • Clinics Provided

    Monday afternoon – cardiac effects of cancer treatment

    Tuesday morning – new patients

    Friday morning – review patients

    Friday afternoon – device related problems

  • Name of Secretary
    Allison Frend
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