- Provides both invasive and non-invasive investigations and treatment of most cardiac conditions.
- Award winning diagnostic team have dramatically reduced waiting times for tests from 13 to two weeks.
- One stop shop carrying out same day investigations.
An innovative cardiology unit providing most aspects of cardiac investigations and treatment staffed by a dedicated team of cardiologists, nurses and technicians.
Investigations include coronary angiography performed in our cardiac catheter lab with an adjoining cardiac day ward, permanent pacing including complex pacing and catheter ablation for cardiac arrhythmia.
We have facilities for cardiac MR scanning, CT coronary angiogram and myocardial perfusion scanning in conjunction with radiology, exercise testing, echocardiography including stress and perfusion echos, 24 hour ECGs and BP monitors, MVO2 testing and cardiomemos.
We also provide nurse specialists in heart failure, chest pain and cardiac rehabilitation. Cardiology inpatients usually stay on Merrow ward, Coronary Care Unit.
We also see day case patients in the cardiac day ward.
Consultant Cardiologist and Clinical Director – Dr Michael Hickman
Consultant Cardiologist – Dr TP Chua
Consultant Cardiologist – Dr Stephen Cookson
Consultant Cardiologist – Dr Ed Leatham
Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist – Dr Zia Zuberi
Associate Specialist – Dr K Darasz
For further information about our consultants, please use the Consultants’ A to Z directory
Cardiac Rehab Nurse Specialist – Erin Douglas
Cardiac Nurse Specialist (Chest Pain) – Maureen O’Driscoll
Heart Failure Nurse Specialist – Laura Greswell, Carly Beaven
Senior Chief Cardiac Physiologist – Nicola Montalbano
Matron – Anette Coote
Specialty Manager – Jayne Reynolds-Lloyd