Paul Scully

Paul Scully, consultant cardiologist

Consultant cardiologist


Paul Scully is a consultant cardiologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. 

Paul is the secretary of the British Nuclear Cardiology Society and is helping to develop the nuclear cardiology perfusion service at King's College Hospital.

He often speaks at national and international conferences.

Paul has a keen interest in teaching and has been involved in both undergraduate and postgraduate training throughout his career, including running 6 national nuclear courses for trainees.

Education and training

  • Certificate of completion of training in cardiology, 2022
  • EACVI/EANM accreditation in nuclear cardiology
  • SCCT level 3 accreditation in cardiac CT
  • Training in transthoracic echocardiography (including BSE)
  • Training in cardiac MRI
  • PhD in cardiology, on the topic of cardiac amyloid in aortic stenosis, University College London (UCL), 2021. Multicentre work involving Barts Heart Centre, the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and the National Amyloidosis Centre, for which he was awarded a British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Training Fellowship
  • Cardiology speciality training in South London, Kent and Surrey, including Epsom, Ashford and St Peter’s, Guy’s and St Thomas’ and King’s College Hospitals
  • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians, 2012
  • General medical training completed across hospitals in South London and Kent
  • Graduated from Newcastle University with distinction, 2009
  • Masters in medical and molecular biosciences with distinction, 2008

Research interests

  • Cardiac imaging (particularly nuclear cardiology and cardiac CT)
  • Cardiac amyloidosis
  • Heart failure


  • Winner of the young investigator award for the British Nuclear Cardiology Society at the British Cardiovascular Imaging Meeting.
  • Finalist for the young investigator award for the British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging/British Society of Cardiovascular CT at the British Cardiovascular Imaging Meeting.
  • Finalist for the young investigator award at the International Conference on Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT, having received the Congress Educational Grant for the same.
  • Finalist for the young investigator award at the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging Best of Imaging Conference.


Paul has published extensively in the fields of:

  • cardiac amyloidosis
  • cardiac imaging
  • aortic stenosis

Last updated: December 2023

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