Dr Hugh Gallagher

Consultant Nephrologist

QualificationsMA MSc PhD FRCP

Main NHS base:

  • Epsom and St Helier

Member of:

Kidney Health Partnership Board

Clinical interests:

Specialist investigation and treatment for:

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
Hypertension in kidney disease
Cardiovascular risk reduction in CKD
Microscopic haematuria
Acute Kidney Injury

Training & background:

Dr Hugh Gallagher is a consultant renal physician based at Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at St George’s University of London.

Hugh has a longstanding specialist interest in chronic kidney disease (CKD). His main focus is on improving the treatment of kidney disease in primary care. He was a member of the Guideline Development Group for the 2014 NICE CKD Guideline, and has helped to develop the evidence base for quality improvement in CKD through leading and participating in a number of multicentre research & improvement projects. He leads a national Renal Quality Improvement Development Group and is a member of the Work Group developing a National Renal Research Strategy.

Hugh was clinical lead for the bid to the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership for a National Clinical Audit of CKD in primary care. He has worked with colleagues to make CKD a Clinical Priority for 2013-2016 with Royal College of General Practitioners. In 2013 he developed a CKD module for BMJ e-learning.

Dr Gallagher is a member of several professional and scientific committees and currently co-chairs the Kidney Health Partnership Board, where the major national kidney patient charities & professional organisations are represented alongside NHS England & Public Health England.

Clinic Times

Clinic Times: By appointment only

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