Dr Peter Clarkson
Consultant Cardiologist and Physician
A Consultant Cardiologist and Physician with 18 years experience in cardiology and general internal medicine. He is the lead Cardiologist at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust where he has established services including the Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinic, Diagnostic Angiography and Pacing Services, Transoesophageal echocardiography and more recently, Coronary Intervention including Primary PCI for actute Myocardial Infraction Angioplasty and Stenting.
He is a Director of The Surrey Cardiovascular Clinics and holds an Honorary Contract at St George's Hospital, Tooting.
General Cardiology, Non-invasive techniques including ECG and Exercise Testing, Loop Recorders, Echocardiography and Transoesophageal Echocardiography, Invasive Cardiology including Coronary Angiography and Coronary Intervention. Permanent Pacemaker Implantation including Biventricular Pacemaker Implantation (CRT) and ICD Implantation, Implantable Loop Recorder Implantation.
Conditions seen and treated: Hypertension (raised blood pressure), Chest pain or Angina, Palpitations or Arrhythmia, Breathlessness, Heart Failure, Heart Murmurs, Heart Valve disease, Cardiomyopathy, Cardiovascular risk factor management, Syncope and collapse, Atrial Fibrillation
Area of Expertise
Adult Cardiology, Diagnostic and Interventional Angiography, Permanent Pacemaker Implantation, Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy and ICD Implantation, Transoesophageal Echocardiography and DC Cardioversion
Main NHS appointment
Consultant Cardiologist, Frimley Park Hospital NHS Trust