Dr John Foran

Consultant Cardiologist

Practising at

Spire St Anthony's Hospital

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Treatment information

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


Other treatments

General cardiology and heart rhythm disorders (including catheter ablation and device implantation) and coronary artery disease (including percutaneous coronary intervention – angioplasty/stent implantation).

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Professional profile

My career in cardiovascular medicine includes many aspects of adult and paediatric cardiology. My training encompasses posts at a number of secondary and tertiary cardiothoracic units including the Brook, St George’s, Great Ormond Street, King’s College and the Manchester Heart Centre.

Having regularly undertaken diagnostic coronary angiography since 1989, I performed my first coronary angioplasty in 1990 and my first catheter ablation procedure in 1991. I have more than 20 years of experience in these disciplines. In 2003, in the UK, I also pioneered LA appendage closure – a technique for stroke prevention without the need to take Warfarin, in patients with high-risk atrial fibrillation and I have 10 years of experience with this treatment modality.

My subspecialist work mainly comprises the evaluation and management of patients with heart rhythm disorders and coronary artery disease. My academic research is clinically orientated and focused on new and emerging therapies for resistant hypertension and stroke prevention in AF.

Clinical Interests

Coronary artery disease

Private contact details

Telephone Insured: 020 8335 4678/9 or Self-Pay: 020 8335 4646
Private secretary Roz Kerzman
Private secretary fax 020 8643 3058
Private secretary email
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Current NHS posts

Epsom and St Helier Hospitals NHS Trust
The Royal Brompton Hospital

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