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Cardiology Services

Worcestershire acute hospitals Cardiology Department is led by nine consultant cardiologists providing treatment for patients with every type of heart disease. Specialist in and outpatient services are provided for patients in Worcestershire and Herefordshire with Chest pain, heart failure and heart rhythm problems. We also run local clinics with visiting specialists for patients with adult congenital heart disease and those requiring heart surgery.

The department is based on the Worcester, Alexandra and Kidderminster sites all with access to outpatient cardiac investigations. Additional clinics are run in the communities of Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Evesham and Malvern.

Patients can expect to receive on-going care and support from clinicians and a team of specialist nurses, working across the acute hospitals and in the community, to help manage their heart condition.

We believe we can offer you the best and most convenient cardiology care. Our facilities at

Worcester Royal Hospital includes:

  •  An 8 bed coronary care and 6 bed step-down monitored unit
  • A dedicated cardiology ward
  • Two cardiac catheter laboratories with state-of the art equipment
  • 1 pacing / procedure room

Procedures available for the treatment and diagnosis of heart disease include:

  • Cardiac catheterization, Coronary angioplasty and stenting
  • Implantable loop recorders
  • Pacemakers, including biventricular cardiac resynchronization devices
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD)
  • Cardiac ultrasound (echocardiography)
  • Cardiac CT and MR imaging  including stress perfusion CMR
  • Radionuclide imaging 
  • Cardioversion
ConsultantsSecretaryExtension
Dr Trevelyan Kirsty Hoskins 33996
Dr Routledge Debbie Minton 33958
Dr Scriven Debbie Minton 33958
Dr Smith Debbie Minton 33958
Dr Roberts Kirsty Hoskins 33996
Dr Foster Lauren Neathway 33994
Dr Wilson Lauren Neathway 33994
Dr Goyal Jo Davies 33361

At our Alexandra Hospital site:

  • A 4 bed coronary care and 8 bed step down unit 
  • Procedure room for TOE and pacing
ConsultantsSecretaryExtension
Dr Khattak Michelle Rambini 44418
Dr Taylor Michelle Rambini 44418
Dr Abban Lucie Satchwell 44169

Cardiopulmonary department: equipped for exercise testing, transthoracic / transoesophaegeal and stress echocardiography locally on all 3 main sites

Cardiac Rehab and support groups

  • Cardiac rehab team’s provide support, information, exercise classes and education events across the county
  • Redditch Hale and Hearties meeting biomonthly since 1997 supporting patients and carers after a cardiac event. Redditch Hale and Hearties - Coronary Support Group / Denise Winters 0121 460 1049
  • Worcester Heart Support Group

Meet monthly at Bishop Perowne College Worcester Heart Group.co.uk Roger Banks 01905 616495

  •  Kidderminster Take Heart Support Group since 1997 meet quarterly for patients and relatives

Meet the team

Meet the Cardiology consultants who work across our Trust

Useful links

NHS Choices Link to Heart Disease:

www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Coronary-heart-disease/Pages/Introduction.aspx

British Heart Foundation:

www.bhf.org.uk/

Cardiomyopathy association:

www.cardiomyopathy.org/

Arrhythmia alliance:

www.heartrhythmcharity.org.uk

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