Dr William Orr

Consultant Cardiologist


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Dr Orr is a graduate of Royal London Hospital Medical College. He trained in cardiology in Reading and Oxford 1993 - 2001. He 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 their prevention after cardiac surgery.

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

He is a cardiologist for Reading Football Club and is 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 0118 955 3433
Private secretary Sue Adams
Private secretary telephone 0118 955 3433
Private secretary fax 0118 958 3217
Private secretary email spire.dunedincardiology@nhs.net