Consultant Profile

Dr Adrian Cheng

Dr Adrian Cheng MBBS MRCP LLM MD CCT (Cardiology, General Medicine)
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Cardiology
    • Atrial fibrillation
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Echocardiography
    • Hypertension
    • Stroke prevention
    • Vascular medicine
Special clinical interests:

Cardiovascular Imaging (magnetic resonance imaging [MRI], computed tomography [CT], echocardiography [echo]); Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Coronary Disease; Cardiovascular Risk Assessment; Heart Failure and Heart Function; Heart Rhythm Disturbance, including Atrial Fibrillation; Blood Pressure and Lipid abnormalities (Hypertension and Dyslipidaemia).

Academia (Education and Research); Clinical Leadership and Quality Improvement

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Cardiologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Lead in Cardiac Imaging (Echo, CT and MRI), and Clinical Education - Kettering General Hospital

Honorary Consultant at Glenfield Hospital University hospitals Leicester

Faculty Member of the Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit.

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

British Medical Association
East Midlands Clinical Senate Assembly (NHS England)
EuroCMR, European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation
European Society of Cardiology
General Medical Council
Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology
Royal College of Physicians
Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary telephone number:
07341 275 888
Private secretary fax:
01536 491 874
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Adrian Cheng is a Consultant Cardiologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Kettering General Hospital, where he is the Lead in Cardiac Imaging and Clinical Education. He established a specialist-commissioned cardiac MRI service, large volume stress echo service and dedicated Heart Function Unit. Under his leadership, his department achieved British Society of Echocardiography accreditation, which only 38 hospitals in the country have achieved.

Adrian is an Honorary Consultant at Glenfield Hospital and Faculty Member of the Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Expert Member for the East Midlands Clinical Senate Assembly, NHS England, and Member of the NHS Clinical Leaders Network.

Adrian graduated from King's College School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, and trained in several world-renowned centres of excellence, including the Hammersmith Hospital; John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford; The Heart Hospital, University College Hospital; and the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals. 

Adrian was awarded his MD degree after dedicated research at the University of Oxford, writing a highly-commended thesis, entitled 'Functional Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease using MRI.'  He has a distinguished academic record, winning international investigator research awards and has over 60 publications.

He obtained a Masters in Law in the legal and ethical aspects of medical practice at Cardiff Law School.

Personal profile:

Dr Cheng is an avid sports fan with interests in football, motorsport, tennis and athletics.

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Dr Adrian Cheng

Dr Adrian Cheng Cardiology Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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