Dr Robert Sapsford
MBBS BSc MD FRCP
I aim to provide patients with accurate, timely and thorough diagnosis and management. I qualified in 1990 from the University of London and began cardiology training in Leeds in 1994. I completed my MD thesis at the University of Leeds evaluating treatment of heart attack patients.
My areas of specific interest are: ischaemic heart disease (angina), hypertension and cardiovascular risk calculation, palpitations and rhythm disturbances, heart failure, non-invasive and invasive investigations (angiography) and pacemaker implantation.
I am the medical director for advanced life support (UK Resuscitation Council) courses.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Robert Sapsford at Spire include:
Invasive and non-invasive cardiac investigations and treatments
British Medical Association
Medical Defence Union
British Cardiovascular Society
Royal College of Physicians
Deputy training programme director, specialty cardiology training
Consultant cardiologist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust