Dr William Orr

Consultant Cardiologist


I am a graduate of Royal London Hospital Medical College and I trained in cardiology in Reading and Oxford 1993 - 2001. I was a British Heart Foundation Junior Research Fellow, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Oxford 1996 - 1998, investigating atrial arrhythmias and the role of biatrial pacing in my prevention after cardiac surgery.

I was Interventional Fellow, Department of Cardiology, Green Lane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand in 2002. I have produced publications on atrial fibrillation and cardiac arrhythmias (Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine), diseases of the aorta, valve disease, angioplasty and pre-operative risk.

I am a cardiologist for Reading Football Club and am currently Clinical Director of Thames Valley Cardiac Network.


Treatment information

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


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Additional information

Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
Atrial fibrillation
Coronary artery disease

Special clinical interests: Cardiology, coronary intervention, heart failure

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

Telephone 07385 832442
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