Dr Elliot Smith


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  • Interventional cardiology

About me

Dr Elliot Smith has been a Consultant Cardiologist at Barts Health NHS Trust and Royal Free Hospitals Foundation Trust since 2008. He qualified as a doctor in 1994 from Guys and St Thomas’s, and trained in Cardiology at the Manchester Heart Centre and the London Chest Hospital. He manages patients with all aspects of heart disease including blood pressure, heart rhythm disturbance, heart failure and chest pains.

His main specialist expertise is in the investigation and the management of coronary artery disease. He is an interventional cardiologist with expertise in minimally invasive procedures including coronary angioplasty and stenting. He has a particular interest in complex techniques including rotational atherectomy and treating challenging longstanding artery blockages (chronic total occlusions – ‘CTOs’). He leads the complex coronary angioplasty / CTO programme at Barts.

Dr Elliot Smith is actively involved in research into new minimally invasive technologies, CTO treatment, and advancing the management of heart attacks. He is also committed to teaching and training. He is Director of Training for Interventional Cardiology at Barts and a director of the Barts Interventional Group (BIG). He has developed simulator training programmes and courses for future specialists, and regularly participates in live case demonstrations to colleagues nationally and internationally. He is an International trainer (proctor) for complex angioplasty procedures.

Areas of interest

Interventional Cardiology:
Chest pain, Angina, Coronary artery disease
Coronary angioplasty and stenting; Chronic occlusion angioplasty; Rotational atherectomy; Trans radial coronary interventions

General cardiology:
Hypertension; Valvular heart disease; Arrhythmia; Palpitations; Heart failure

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Procedures completed

  • 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)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

  • K5050

    Coronary angioplasty following angiography with intravascular ultrasound on the same day, +/- insertion of stent - femoral or brachial access - (1-5)

    Wellington Hospital (1-5)

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