Josie Smith, Interventional angiography team leader and specialised radiographer 

Josie qualified as a radiographer at Leeds General Infirmary's school of radiography in 1973.

Josie moved to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry where she became a senior radiographer specialising in cardiac and neuro radiography.

In 1992 Josie joined Spire, working in angiography and general angiography.

Josie was promoted to interventional angiography team leader in 2002.

Tina Weston, Specialist clinical nurse - angiography

Tina qualified in 1982 at the Leeds General Infirmary.

She has worked in a variety of specialties including intensive and coronary care and cardiothoracic surgery before specialising in neuro and coronary angiography, both in the private sector and NHS where she was a Sister in neuro/cardiac angiography at The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel.

Tina joined the angiography department at Spire Leeds Hospital in 1996. 

Shirley Arnott, Specialist clinical nurse - angiography

Shirley trained in Leeds and qualified in 1992 as a registered general nurse.

During her career, she has worked in general surgery, A&E, elderly care and care for young disabled people.

In 1999, Shirley specialised in angiography at Bradford Royal Infirmary. In 2006 she joined the specialised interventional angiography team at Spire Leeds.

In 2012 Shirley completed a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. She uses her counselling skills when pre-assessing patients undergoing coronary angiography, pacemakers and cardiac ablations.

John Arnott, Specialist clinical nurse - angiography

John began his nursing career in the 1970s and qualified in both psychiatric and general nursing.

He was worked in general medicine, A&E, coronary care and intensive care.

John spent many years in management in the NHS and private sector. He returned to clinical nursing in 2002 and has specialised in the areas of diagnosis and treatment of coronary heart disease.

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