Consultant Profile

Dr Shahid Aziz

Dr Shahid Aziz MBChB BSc(Hons) MRCP MD
Practicing at:
Spire Bristol Hospital
  • Cardiology
    • Interventional cardiology
Special clinical interests:

Coronary angioplasty and stents, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, high blood pressure.

Research interests:

Clinical outcomes following drug-eluting stent implantation, management of acute coronary syndromes.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital, Bristol and Bristol Heart Institute

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Cardiac Society
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
European Society of Cardiology

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0117 980 4000
Private secretary telephone number:
0117 980 4081
Private secretary fax:
0117 980 4055
Private secretary email address:
Wednesday AM/Saturday AM
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I work as a Consultant Cardiologist at North Bristol NHS Trust and the Bristol Heart Institute. I am a general cardiologist looking after patients with all types of heart conditions including hypertension, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and heart failure. My particular interest is the treatment of coronary artery disease with angioplasty and stents. I also undertake coronary angiography, pacemaker implantation and echocardiography. My research interests include optimisation of angioplasty results and I have published several papers in the field of interventional and general cardiology.  Recently I have written a book “Understanding High Blood Pressure” (publication date April 2015).

I have a leading role in medical teaching through Bristol University and also work for the General Medical Council as a member of the review panel for cardiology specialist registration.  

Personal profile:

In my spare time I enjoy playing cricket and teaching my children tennis.

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Dr Shahid Aziz

Dr Shahid Aziz Cardiology Consultant, Bristol, private hospital specialist.

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