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- Cardiac devices
Vast experience in both General Medicine and Cardiology gained through working in 50 different hospitals in the Uk.
Graduated from Damascus University 1985, with training in both general medicine and cardiology in Damascus, then re-training in the UK, university hospital of wales, university hospital of Birmingham and university hospital of north Staffordshire.
I personally carry out Tilt table testing, Transthoracic echocardiogram( heart ultrasound), Tranasoesophageal echocardiogram, Stress echocardiogram, coronary angiogram, permanent pacemaker implantation, loop recorder implantation.
Areas of interest
1 - Ischaimic heart disease (Chest Pain, Angina, Heart attacks);
2 - Heart failure;
3 - Syncope (Fainting);
4 - Palpitation (Abonrmal heart Rhythm);
5 - Investigations for shortness of breath;
6 - Cardiac ultrasound( Echocardiogram);
7 - Stress Echocardiogram;
8 - Transoesophageal echocardiography;
9 - Implantation of Permanent pacemakers;
10 - Coronary angiograms;
11 - Tilt table test
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant physician and cardiologist at Tameside General Hospital, Lead consultant cardiologist, visiting consultant cardiologist at Stepping Hill Hospital.
Inflammation and ischaemic heart disease.
Clinical excellence award by Tameside hospital.
(Additional) Languages spoken
Reference number 4308506
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Adult cardiac catheterisation - radial access (including coronary arteriography/catheterisation of right/left side of heart/contrast radiology) - (1-5)
IV sedation administered by operator - (1-5)