Dr Alexander Lyon

Dr Alexander Lyon

Cardiology 04530330


  • Fee assured
Fee assured

About me

Professional interests

General cardiology including investigation of new cardiac symptoms such as chest pain, breathlessness, palpitations, blackouts and fainting.
Treatment of cardiac diseases including hypertension and heart failure.

Specialist interests include Cardio-Oncology which is the cardiovascular health issues in cancer patients including heart failure induced by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and novel cancer treatments such as Herceptin® (trastuzumab). Dr. Lyon is currently president of the British Cardio-Oncology Society, chair of the Cardio-Oncology study group of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology and cardiology advisor to Macmillan Cancer.

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, also known as acute stress cardiomyopathy or ‘broken heart syndrome’.

Heart problems secondary to systemic diseases such as rheumatological diseases

Areas of interest

General cardiology; Heart Failure; Cardiomyopathy; Hypertension; Arrhythmias; Takotsubo Syndrome; Cardio-Oncology including chemotherapy cardiotoxicity and heart problems in cancer patients; Pericardial diseases; Cardiac complications of systemic inflammatory diseases including rheumatoid arthritis; Gene therapy

Medical secretaries

About me
My qualifications & training
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals
Report this page Edit details Print page

The information contained on Finder is submitted by consultants, therapists and healthcare services, and is declared by these third parties to be correct and compliant with the standards and codes of conduct specified by their relevant regulatory body. Bupa cannot guarantee the accuracy of all of the information provided.

You can find out more about the information on Finder and our website terms of use.