Professor Burch in LONDON
All aspects of paediatric cardiology, including: • Diagnosis & management of congenital heart disease in the fetus, child & adult • Pre- & post-operative care • Cardiomyopathy & acquired heart disease in children • Heart failure & transplantation • Acted as an expert witness in approximately 100 cases in the last 5 years • Instructed by both plaintiff & defendant solicitors • On AVMA's list of expert witnesses • Instructed by solicitors acting for NHS trusts & medical defence organisations • Instructions have...
Mr Grotte in CHEADLE
25 years' experience in adult cardiothoracic surgery & cardiothoracic trauma as a consultant • Past Performance Assessor for the GMC • The vast majority of my work (medico-legal) is complainant based, i.e. expert witness for the complainant, but I am equally prepared to act as an expert witness for the defence • Expertise in (i) Cardiothoracic trauma (excluding the trachea) and (ii) Adult cardiac surgery • NB I cannot accept cases relating to adult VAT, thoracic & oesophageal surgery resections...
Dr Rao in MANCHESTER
Dr Rao has special clinical interests in the management of heart failure, implantation of complex devices (including cardiac resynchronisation and implantable defibrillators), extraction/revision of pacing systems, His bundle pacing (HBP), leadless pacemakers and subcutaneous ICDs. She is actively involved with the management of end-stage heart failure and end-of-life care in these patients, and has extensive experience with deactivation of ICDs at end of life.
Dr Segal in LONDON
All aspects of cardiac arrhythmia & device implantation: • Antiarrhythmic drugs • Atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, atrial tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), WPW syndrome, ventricular ectopics & ventricular tachycardia (VT), cardiac arrest & ventricular fibrillation (VF) • Catheter ablation for all types of arrhythmia - radiofrequency & cryoablation, 3D mapping • Electrophysiology studies • Bradycardias, blackouts & syncope • Single & dual chamber pacemakers, implantable cardioverter...
Dr Contractor in MANCHESTER
Dr Contractor has a specialist interest in coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndromes, and is particularly involved in complex coronary intervention and chronic total occlusion angioplasty. However, the scope of his work also encompasses the full range of cardiac problems, including complex valve disease, cardiac rhythm management, hypertension, dyslipidaemia, heart failure and cardiomyopathies.
Dr Clifford in LONDON
All aspects of clinical cardiology • High blood pressure • Chest pains • Heart rhythm • Pacing • Heart failure • Angiography • Angioplasty