- Fee assured
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- Complex Devices
- General cardiology
Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, specialising in heart rhythm problems and their treatment.
Trained in Cardiology in USA (Chicago), Southampton, Bournemouth, Bath and Swindon.
Member of British Heart Rhythm Society and British Cardiovascular Society
Areas of interest
Arrhythmias; atrial fibrillation; palpitations; faints and blackouts; catheter ablation; cardiac electrophysiology; ectopics; atrial flutter; SVTs; syncope; pacemakers; ICDs; cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT); left atrial appendage occlusion; risk assessment for sudden cardiac death; stroke prevention in AF. Watchman left atrial appendage closure; stroke prevention in AF; Heart rhythm
- Linda Howley
- Cardiology Department Nuffield Health The Manor Hospital Beech Road Headington Oxford OX3 7RP
- 07590 940788
- 01865 412357
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Maurizio Renna Not Fee Assured
- Dr Christopher Palin Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Cardiologist Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust from 2004
Atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias
Stroke prevention in AF, including left atrial appendage occlusion with the Watchman device.
Treating heart failure with devices including CRT
Running (including ultramarathons) and cycling
Author and editor of Oxford Handbook of Pacemakers and ICDs, Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Catheter Ablation and Cardiology Cases Uncovered.
Author of 115 peer-reviewed scientific journal publications
Courses offered to GPs
By request, also educational sessions at Nuffield Manor Hospital
- MBChB University of Birmingham 1991
- Doctorate of Medicine University of Southampton 2002
- Fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology Northwestern University, Chicago 2002
Reference number 3541368
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London) RCP London 2008
Details of entry to specialist register
- Cardiology, 2002
Affiliations / memberships
British Heart Rhythm Society
British Cardiovascular Society
- Nuffield Health The Manor Hospital
- 13:00 - 20:00
- 07590 940788
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
Linda Howley (PA) on 07590 940788; John Radcliffe Hospital Switchboard 01865 741166 (ask for Cardiology Registrar on call) or Nuffield Manor Hospital Cardiology Dept 01865 307586.