BACKGROUND, PUBLICATIONS, ACTIVITIES
NHS Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at the Glenfield Hospital,
one of the 3 major sites of the University Hospitals of Leicester. Clinical lead of complex mitral valve services. Main focus of these operations is to preserve the native valve.
Regularly performed procedures:
MITRAL VALVE REPAIR or REPLACEMENT
ATRIAL FIBRILATION SURGERY
AORTIC VALVE PROCEDURES
AORTA (ascending) OPERATIONS
CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT
HEART TUMOURS / MYXOMA
DISSECTION OF THE AORTA
Passionate about teaching colleagues, attending meetings and sharing experiences.
I enjoy being the trainer of surgical trainees, regularly attending cardiac surgery events nationally and internationally also presenting at congresses.
Supervisor of the Glenfield Cardiac Surgery Wet-lab in 2018, 2019 and 2021.
Member of the CTS net
( The Global Cardiothoracic Community Network )
Some of my recent publications----------
Base camp Mount Everest
Covid19 protection helmet