Dr Pugh was born in Surrey and educated at The Lady Eleanor Holles School. She qualified from Southampton University Medical School in 1996. She has worked as a GP since 2004, and joined the practice as a part time partner in 2009. She enjoys all aspect of general practice but has an interest in women’s health and fits contraceptive implants. Outside of work she spends time with her family, she has two children and her husband is a hospital consultant at SUHT. She enjoys cooking, gardening and walking her two spaniels in the forest.