Dr Nicos Spyrou



  • Interventional cardiology
  • Echocardiography

Special clinical interests

  • Coronary intervention
  • Stress echocardiography
  • Transoesophageal echocardiography

Year of first medical qualification

Current memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians
  • British Cardiac Society
  • British Cardiac Intervention Society

Professional profile
Dr Spyrou is a graduate of St George’s Medical School, University of London. His training in Cardiology was at St Mary’s and Hammersmith Hospitals, London. His MD research thesis was on the remodelling of the heart following myocardial infarction, undertaken at the MRC unit at the Hammersmith Hospital. He is experienced in all aspects of Cardiology (ischaemic heart disease, valve disease and arrhythmias), and he has a special interest in coronary intervention and angioplasty.

Dr Spyrou was instrumental in setting up the angioplasty service in Reading and recently introduced Rotablation (rotational atherectomy) to Reading for the treatment of complex coronary artery disease. He performs angioplasty at the Royal Berkshire Hospital and the Harley Street Clinic.