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- Devices: single chamber pacemaker insertion
- Reporting of echocardiography
I am a senior consultant cardiologist with 16 yrs plus experience helping both NHS and private patients to the best of my ability with much satisfaction. I have developed over the years expertise in ischaemic heart disease, heart failure and heart rhythm disturbances.
I trained in heart medicine at leading hospitals in London which includes the harefield and royal Brompton and Northwick park hospitals. i undertook research at the hammersmith hospital in my early years. i graduated from Newcastle upon tyne medical school in 1990 many years ago.
Areas of interest
Angiography; Interventional cardiology; Echocardiography; Invasive cardiology;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust Hospitals
Currently principal investigator at my local hospital for GLORIA -AF registry investigating the condition of atrial fibrillation. Also co- investigator for heart failure registry research.
Occasional work for the Department of Health (PRISM 2 study) dealing with hospital mortality issues.
regional peer reviewer for heart failure services 2013
providing private practice to all patients who are fortunate to afford private care irrespective of insurance companies so that they can quickly get back to their lifestyle
Clinical excellence award
member of the british cardiac society
member of the European society of cardiology
fellowship of the royal college of physicians
(Additional) Languages spoken
Courses offered to GPs
talk to GP on angina and heart failure in the past early in my career
Last year the trust collated data on standardised hospital mortality, I was satisfied with my very low HSMR and SHMI outcome measures as compared to local consultants and national standards.
Zero mortality complication for coronary angiography and pacemakers over 16 years practice high volume.
Personally I am considered a very safe operator by any standard local or national.
I regularly receive many letters of thanks and appreciation for making people better.
- MBBS Newcastle upon Tyne Medical School 1990
- MSC with distinction University of London 1993
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians London 2005
Reference number 3440759
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Paces examiner for the Royal College London RCP 2012
- ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS ACCREDITED EDUCATIONAL SUPERVISOR RCP 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST Cardiology and General Medicine, 2002
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Member of British Cardiac Society
Member of European Cardiac Society
Member of British Medical Association
- Nuffield Health Shrewsbury Hospital, SY3 9DP
- 09:00 - 12:30
- 01743 282500
- Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital, WV6 8LE
- 17:00 - 19:00
- 01902 754177
Post treatment communication
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