- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- General cardiology
- Interventional cardiology
I have been a consultant cardiologist for more than 30 years in Cambridge with extensive general experience and knowledge. I have developed special interests in structural heart disease (valves, congenital, post operative problems etc) and its percutaneous intervention and treatment.
Areas of interest
General Cardiology; Structural & valvular heart disease and intervention: Chest pain: Breathlessness; Palpitations; Arrhythmia; Athletes hear;, Coronary disease.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in cardiology at the University of Cambridge Royal Papworth and Addenbrookes Hospitals
Research interests in structural heart disease (valves, congenital, post operative problems etc) and its percutaneous intervention and treatment . I have published extensively in this area.
Screening of footballers and rowers etc. for heart disease.
Founding president, British Society of Echocardiography
medical adviser to Football Association
Extensive publication list in peer review journals, reviews and textbooks (see cv on website-lmshapiro.com)
Courses offered to GPs
Frequent courses and talks etc
My mortality and readmission rates remain zero
- BSc first class Manchester Univ 1973
- MB ChB with honours Manchester Univ 1976
- MD Manchester Univ 1980
- MA Cambridge Univ 2011
- FRCP RCP London 1983
- FACC ACC 1994
Reference number 2308638
Details of entry to specialist register
- cardiology, 1986
- spire cambridge Lea Hospital CB249E1
- 09:00 - 11:00
- 07442 502602
- Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital, CB24 9EL
- 09:00 - 18:00
- 07442 502602
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: Lenshapiro51