Dr Abraheem Abraheem

Consultant Physician and Cardiologist

MD, MRCP(UK), FRCP(UK)


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I have vast experience in both General Medicine and Cardiology gained through working in 50 different hospitals in the UK. I graduated from Damascus University in 1985, with training in both general medicine and cardiology. I then re-trained in the UK at University Hospitals of Wales, University Hospital of Birmingham and University Hospital of North Staffordshire.I personally carry out Tilt table testing, Transthoracic echocardiogram (heart ultrasound), Tranasoesophageal echocardiogram, Stress echocardiogram, coronary angiogram, permanent pacemaker implantation, loop recorder implantation in addition to my wide experience in managing complex general medical and cardiac problems in outpatients and inpatient settings.
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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Abraheem Abraheem at Spire include:

Other treatments

Cardiac ultrasound (echocardiogram), coronary angiograms, implantation of permanent pacemakers, investigations for shortness of breath, stress echocardiogram, tilt table test, transoesophageal echocardiography.

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Cardiology

Special Clinical Interests: Heart failure, Ischaimic heart disease (chest pain, angina and heart attacks), Palpitation (abnormal heart beat), Syncope (fainting)

Qualification and professional memberships

MD / Damascus University / 1985
Doctor of Medicine

MRCP(UK) / UK / 1996
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

FRCP(UK) / UK / 2007
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of London

HRUK / UK / 2006
Accreditation in pacing

BSE Accreditation / UK / 2003
Accreditation in Transthoracic Echocardiography

BSE Accreditation / UK / 2003
Accreditation in Transoesophageal Echocardiography


Professional memberships

British Society of Echocardiography

British Society of Cardiovascular Medicine

British Medical Association

European Society of Cardiology


Professional leadership

Lead Consultant Cardiologist at Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Current NHS posts

Lead Consultant Cardiologist, Tameside General Hospital

Personal profile

I am a very keen cyclist and avid reader of history.

Contact information

Private secretary Azmeralda
Private secretary telephone 077947 83004
Private secretary fax 0161 922 6401