Dr David Farrugia

Date of registration

28 Oct 1992

Primary medical qualifications


Consultant Medical Oncologist

Areas of expertise

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

His research, leading to a PhD in cancer pharmacology, was done at the Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital.

Dr Farrugia's areas of specialisation are:

  • Testicular cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Malignant Melanoma (skin cancer)
  • Renal (kidney) cancer
  • Neuroendocrine tumours
  • Cancer of Unknown Primary

Inpatient services

  • Cheltenham General Hospital Oncology wards (Lillybrook and Rendcomb wards)

Outpatient services

Cheltenham General Hospital:

  • New patients and follow-ups: Monday and Tuesday pm.
  • Treatment clinics Tuesday and Wednesday am, T-VEC treatment clinic Thursday am