Richens, Dr Trevor

MBBS, BSc(hons), FRCP 


Congenital cardiology


Catheter intervention

Training and education

  • Qualified at London University, 1990.
  • Adult cardiology, London, 1996.
  • Paediatric cardiology, Glasgow, 2000.
  • Paediatric intensive care, Glasgow and Melbourne, 2000 to 2002.


Dr Richens joined the Trust in October 2012 as a consultant in congenital heart disease.

He is the lead for congenital cardiac catheter intervention, and a specialist in all forms of congenital catheter intervention from birth to old age.

Between 2003 and 2012, Dr Richens was a consultant in congenital heart disease and catheter intervention in Glasgow. He was also clinical link for the service, and paediatric cardiology training programme director for Scotland.

Key achievements

  • National workforce lead for the specialty advisory committee for paediatric cardiology.
  • Vice-chair of the congenital cardiology clinical reference group.