Professor Sir Nilesh J Samani


  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • General cardiology

About me

I am Professor of Cardiology at the University of Leicester and Consultant Cardiologist at the Cardiac Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester. I am also Medical Director of the British Heart Foundation.

Areas of interest

All aspects of adult cardiology; Hypertension; Coronary and ischaemic heart disease; heart attacks; Interventional cardiology including angioplasty and stents; coronary angiography; heart failure; arrhythmias; valve disease

Symptoms including:
chest pain; palpitations; blackouts; heart flutter; shortness of breath; breathlessness; syncope; heart murmurs; irregular heart beat; high blood pressure; swollen legs

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Procedures completed

  • X5020

    External cardioversion - (1-5)

    Glenfield Hospital (1-5)

  • K6582

    Adult cardiac catheterisation - radial access (including coronary arteriography/catheterisation of right/left side of heart/ contrast radiology) - with pressure wire (including fractional flow reserve measurement) - (1-5)

    Glenfield Hospital (1-5)

  • AA961

    Coronary angiography proceeding to angioplasty on the same day, +/- insertion of stent - radial access - (1-5)

    Spire Leicester Hospital (1-5)

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