Consultant Profile

Dr Shajil Chalil

Dr Shajil Chalil MBBS; MRCP(UK)
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Cardiology
    Special clinical interests:

    Cardiac rhythm abnormalities, atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia, device therapy for heart failure, hypertension, implantation of subcutaneous defibrillators

    Research interests:

    Atrial fibrillation, cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Cardiologist /Cardiac Electrophysiologist, Lancashire cardiac centre
    Blackpool teaching Hospital NHS trust
    Honarary Senior lecturer, University of Buckinghamshire

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

    General Medical Council
    Indian Medical Council
    British Cardiac society

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0800 092 9601
    Private secretary email address:
    Saturdays and Monday afternoons (Earlier appointments can be arranged)
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Chalil qualified in India and was trained in Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology at the University Hospitals Birmingham, University Hospitals Stoke on Trent and University Hospital Leicester. He was appointed to the Lancashire cardiac centre in 2010 and has played an important role in developing a cutting edge interventional cardiac electrophysiology and arrhythmia service. He has published papers on cardiac pacing in patients with heart failure.

    Dr Chalil implants simple and complex pace makers and defibrillators. He started the implantation of subcutaneous defibrillators at the Lancashire cardiac centre. As an interventional cardiac elctrophysiologist, Dr Chalil offers ablation treatment for patients with cardiac rhythm abnormalities such as supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), ventricular tachycardia (VT), atrial fibrillation, atrial tachycardia and for accessory pathways.

    Dr Chalil also has a specialist interest in treating patients with blackouts.


    Personal profile:

    Dr Chalil is a keen follower of cricket and follows the political news from around the globe.

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