Dr. Edward Leatham
Consultant Cardiologist and Physician
A Consultant Cardiologist and Physician with over 20 years experience in cardiology and internal medicine. He has been practicing Cardiology in Guildford since 1998 and was lead Clinician and R&D lead at The Royal Surrey County Hospital, where he established services including: 1 stop chest pain clinic, diagnostic angiography and pacing service, Transoesophageal echo, Stress echo perfusion, Cardiac MRI and most recently Cardiac CT.
He is Director and founder of the Surrey Cardiovascular Clinic and is one of four Guildford Cardiologists responsible for the NHS Guildford Coronary Care Unit (CCU), as well as Honorary Consultant at Frimley Park NHS Trust and The Royal Brompton Hospital in London where he treats patients with angioplasty and coronary stents.
He is also co-founder of local charity Heart and Stroke Trust Endeavour (HASTE).
The 1 stop angina and heart failure clinics, general cardiology, non-invasive techniques including ECG and Exercise test ECG, Cardiac CT, Echocardiography: Invasive cardiology including implantable loop recorder, coronary angiography, pacemakers including Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT), Implantable Cardiac Defibrialltor (ICD) and PTCA/Stents.
Conditions seen and treated: Hypertension (raised blood pressure), Atrial Fibrillation, Palpitation or arrhythmia, Chest pain or Angina, breathlessness, heart murmur, heart valve disease, cardiomyopathy, cardiovascular risk factor management, syncope (collapse ? cause)
Area of Expertise
Adult Cardiology, Diagnostic and Interventional Angiography, TOE, Cardioversion, Pacing
Main NHS appointment
Consultant Cardiologist Royal Surrey County Hospital.