Dr Ravish Katira

Consultant cardiologist

MBBS (Hons), MD (Medicine), DM (Cardiology)

Specialises in

  • Ablation of arrhythmia
  • Heart failure
  • Hypertension
  • Atrial fibrillation

I am a Senior NHS consultant cardiologist and I'm the clinical lead for heart failure services. I am honorary Senior Lecturer at University of Leeds.

I obtained my MBBS (honors) degree from Meerut University in India. Thereafter I completed my postgraduate education with successful completion of MD (Medicine) to practice as a physician and thereafter DM (Cardiology) to practice as a consultant cardiologist.

I came to the United Kingdom in 1996 and gained further extensive experience in angiography, pacemaker, angioplasties and complex bi-ventricular pacemakers.

I have worked as a consultant cardiologist since 2005 and have a wide experience of general cardiological conditions such as angina, heart failure, palpitations and syncope (fainting). i have a special interest in heart failure, hypertension and atrial fibrillation.

I have vast experience with cardiac risk assessment prior to non-cardiac surgery. I have championed primary prevention advice and regularly run ‘heart wise’ clinics.

I have published extensively in Cardiology and am co-author of a book on Cardiology. I have more than 65 other original publications in peer reviewed journals and have also written 2 chapters in another book on Cardiology.

I'm an active member of British Society of Echocardiography, British Society of Heart Failure, British Cardiovascular Society and British Medical Association.


General Medical Council Number: C4646927

Treatment information

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

Other treatments

‘Well-man’ cardiology, preventive cardiology, pre- operative patients for non-cardiac operations 

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Current NHS posts

St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

Contact information

Telephone 0151 522 1881
Email ravish.katira@sthk.nhs.uk
Private secretary Lynsey Hodgson
Private secretary telephone 07464708369
Private secretary email lynseyhodgson2@icloud.com