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Spire Healthcare offer a range of specialist treatments for many heart and respiratory conditions, from heart transplants and pacemaker fitting through to lung cancer and pulmonary vascular diseases. We're here to help you make the right choices for your health, so you can focus on your recovery.
Heart problems can affect anyone at almost any age. They can be caused by a natural defect, genes or an unhealthy lifestyle. For many people, heart surgery provides relief from symptoms such as breathlessness and a lack of energy – giving them the chance to enjoy a fuller life. We provide the highest quality specialist care – from the first moment you are in touch with us through to the completion of your treatment and aftercare. Whether you use private medical insurance or you’re paying for treatment yourself, we provide expert heart care for everyone.
Spire St Anthony's Hospital has specialised in cardiac surgery since 1975 and provides a full range of treatments for heart conditions including diagnostic investigations and interventional cardiac procedures. Each year around 200 bypass graft and valve replacement procedures are carried out by leading London surgeons. - Six fully equipped operating theatres available for use 24 hours a day - Eight-bed intensive care unit equipped with the latest monitoring and life support systems - Intensivists and specialists in renal, neuro and other relevant specialties on call - Four-bed high dependency unit on the cardiac ward - Telemetry with central cardiac monitoring station - Cardiac catheterisation laboratory - Cardiac MRI and CT scans - Echocardiography - including stress echos, exercise ECGs, 24-hour monitoring
04 December 2017
Heart patients - as well as their families, loved ones and carers - often have queries or doubts about cardiac procedure…