Consultant Profile

Dr Alamgir Kabir

Dr Alamgir Kabir MBBS, BSc(Hons), MRCP(UK), PhD
Practicing at:
Spire Hartswood Hospital
  • Cardiology
    • Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
    • Congenital heart disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Echocardiography
    • Hypertension
    • Interventional cardiology
Special clinical interests:
  • angina
  • coronary artery disease
  • valvular heart disease
  • heart rhythm problems
  • palpitations
  • collapse due to a cardiac problem
  • hypertension (high blood pressure)
Research interests:
  • coronary stent technology
  • cardioprotection
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant cardiologist at the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, part of Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
Contact Details 
Dr Kabir consults at Spire Hartswood Hospital on Wednesday evenings.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Alamgir Kabir is a consultant cardiologist at Spire Hartswood Hospital in Brentwood Essex, offering private cardiology care. He sees a wide variety of cardiology patients including those with adult congenital heart disease, angina, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and heart rhythm problems.

Dr Kabir is also a cardiology consultant at the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre in Basildon, Essex. He trains junior doctors in cardiology and regularly lectures for professional exams. He qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in 1996. Dr Kabir trained in cardiology at St Bartholomew's Hospital, the London Chest Hospital and The Heart Hospital (part of University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust). Dr Kabir has a PhD in ischaemic preconditioning from King’s College London. He has published in peer reviewed journals and presented at international meetings.

Alamgir Kabir has expertise in all areas of general cardiology and particularly in interventional cardiology. In addition he has a profound interest in adult congenital heart disease and is the clinical lead for the local service in this area.

Interventional cardiology procedures

Alamgir Kabir performs around 500 coronary angiograms and around 300 coronary angioplasties each year. His NHS base at the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre in one of the busiest angioplasty centres in the country - performing around 3000 procedures a year.

Dr Kabir performs around 45 permanent pacemaker insertions a year for patients with heart rhythm problems. He also offers implantable loop recorders.

Practice philosophy

As a consultant who is accredited in both cardiology and general medicine Dr Kabir strongly believes in giving patients the time to discuss their medical problems and treating them holistically.

Personal profile:

My passions outside medicine are my family and also the Korean martial art Kuk Sool Won, in which I have a black belt. I also speak Bengali.

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Dr Alamgir Kabir

Dr Alamgir Kabir Cardiology Consultant, Brentwood, Essex, private hospital specialist.

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