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Dr Azhar Khokhar

Dr Azhar Khokhar

Consultant Cardiologist
MBBS, MCPS, MRCP, FRCP (London), FRCP (Glasgow)

Practising at

Spire Wellesley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Azhar Khokhar at Spire include:

Other treatments

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, Angiography, Assessment of all aspects of cardiology, Cardiac Clinical Pharmacology, Cardiovascular risk profile, Echocardiogram, Heart test, Left Atrial appendage occlusion, PFO closure, Transthoracic echocardiogram (TTE), CT Calcium Scoring, CT Scan referral. 

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Professional profile

I welcome appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP letter of referral. Please call 01702 447 926 for more information.


Clinical Interests

Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
Atrial fibrillation
Congenital heart disease
Coronary artery disease
Echocardiography
Hypertension
Stroke prevention
Cardiology
Vascular medicine

Ultrasound, Magnetic resonance imaging, CT Scanning, Radiology, Cardiac Radiology, Clinical Pharmacology, Nuclear medicine

Private contact details

Telephone 01702 710 280
Email akhkkhar@southend.nhs.uk
Private secretary Marianne Fairhead and Isabelle Blake
Private secretary telephone 01702 385 397
Private secretary fax 01702 385 515
Private secretary email marianne.fairhead@southend.nhs.uk
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Qualification and professional memberships

M.B.B.S graduate medicine / King Edward Medical School, Lahore, Pakistan / 1982
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

FRCP Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians, Glasgow / Glasgow / 2000
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians

MRCP post graduate diploma / Royal College of Physicians, UK / 1986
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (UK) Diploma

FRCP Fellowship of the Royal College / Royal College of Physicians, London / 2003
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of London (FRCP)

MCPS post graduate diploma / College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan / 1985
Member of the College of Physicians & Surgeons


Professional memberships

British Cardiovascular Society
European Society of Cardiology
British Society of Echocardiography
British Society of Cardiac Imaging
Royal College of Physicians, London


Professional leadership

Clinical Lead for Cardiology, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Cardiovascular Imaging Lead, Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon
Service Advisor for the Royal College of Physicians, London
Post Graduate Examiner for the Royal College of Physicians, London
Part of the committee to develop cardiology curriculum for Anglia Medical School
Appraiser for Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Current NHS posts

Lead Consultant Cardiologist at Southend University

Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Consultant Cardiologist and Imaging Lead, Essex Cardiothoracic Centre

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