Dr David Farrugia

Consultant Medical Oncologist


Cheltenham General Hospital
Reception 0300 422 4028
Secretary 0300 422 2596

Worcestershire Royal Hospital
Secretary 01905 733 696


Primary medical qualifications


Areas of expertise

Dr Farrugia underwent specialist training in Medical Oncology at Guy's and St Thomas's Hospitals and St Bartholomew's Hospital in London. 

In 2000 he was appointed as the first Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Gloucestershire Oncology Centre in Cheltenham. 

Dr Farrugia's sites of special interest are:

  • Colorectal (bowel) cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Malignant Melanoma (skin cancer)
  • Renal (kidney) cancer
  • Neuroendocrine tumours
  • Unknown primary cancer

Inpatient services

Oncology inpatient services are based at Cheltenham General Hospital. 


Date of registration

Qualified Malta, 1987

Outpatient clinics

Clinics are offered at Cheltenham General Hospital and Worcestershire Royal Hospital.