Dr Azhar Khokhar

Dr Azhar Khokhar

Consultant Cardiologist

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

Specialises in

  • Blood clot or thrombosis test
  • Cardiac CT scan (heart CT)
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Contract echocardiogram
  • Cholesterol level test

Also available for:

Virtual consultations:

I welcome appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP letter of referral.

General Medical Council Number: C3396582

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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Additional information

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

Special clinical interests: Ultrasound, Magnetic resonance imaging, CT Scanning, Radiology, Cardiac Radiology, Clinical Pharmacology, Nuclear medicine.

MBBS graduate medicine / King Edward Medical School, Lahore, Pakistan / 1982
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

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

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

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

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

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

My research interests are; Echocardiography and CT scan based non-invasive angiography.

Lead Consultant Cardiologist at Southend University

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

Telephone Spire Wellesley insured patients: 01702 447 921, Spire Wellesley self pay patients: 01702 447 926. 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