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Dr Shazia Tanvir Hussain

Dr Shazia Tanvir Hussain

Cardiology 04398774

  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
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Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Interventional cardiology

About me

I am a Consultant Cardiologist experienced in all aspects of adult Cardiology practice, in particular the management of angina and coronary artery disease. I specialise in coronary intervention ie. diagnostic coronary angiography and angioplasty and stent insertion.

I was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital in 2017 after completing my interventional training with a Cardiology Fellowship undertaken at Toronto General Hospital, Canada. Prior to this I had undertaken my cardiology and interventional training at the world-renowned Papworth Hospital in Cambridge before being selected for the highly competitive BCIS interventional Fellowship in Toronto.

During my training I also undertook a dedicated period of research culminating in a PhD from King’s College, University of London. This has resulted in a a number of peer-reviewed publications including as a main author on the MR-INFORM study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.(2019).

Within my clinical practice, I manage a wide range of cardiovascular disorders including hypertension, valvular disease and arrhythmia management.

I undertake coronary interventional procedures including complex angioplasty, physiological testing with FFR/IFR and coronary imaging including intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT). Having also trained in perfusion CMR, I combine my practical expertise with experience of non-invasive ischaemia testing.

Areas of interest

Coronary Artery Disease
Angina
Hypertension
Valvular disease
Arrythmia management

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Procedures completed

  • K6513

    Adult cardiac catheterisation - radial access (including coronary arteriography/catheterisation of right/left side of heart/contrast radiology) - (1-5)

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