Purcell, Dr. Ian

Dr. Ian PurcellClinical Director and Consultant Cardiologist

  • Clinical Director and Consultant Cardiologist
  • Tel: 0191 213 7550
  • GMC Code: 3492622
  • Qualifications: BSc (Hons 1st), MB ChB (Hons), MRCP, MD
  • Special Interests

    General cardiology

    Chest pain

    Coronary intervention

    Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

  • Biography

    I graduated with honours from Edinburgh University medical school in 1990. After junior posts in Edinburgh, I moved to Newcastle for general medicine and cardiology training before being awarded a research fellowship at the National Heart and Lung Institute in London.  Following research I completed specialist cardiology training at St George’s and the Royal Brompton Hospitals in London.  In 2002 I was appointed consultant interventional cardiologist at the Freeman Hospital.  In 2007 I was appointed to the post of Clinical Director of adult and paediatric cardiothoracic medicine in Newcastle Hospitals.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base


  • Clinics Provided

    Thursday am

  • Name of Secretary
    Ms Christine Yecan
  • Ian Purcell 
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