Dr Thuraia Nageh

Consultant Cardiologist

MBBS, BSC (Hons), MD, MRCP


Specialises in

  • Chest pain/Angina/Coronary artery disease
  • Palpitations/Arrhythmia/Atrial Fibrillation
  • Hypertension
  • Heart failure
  • Structural heart disease

I am a Consultant Cardiologist and I provide expertise in all aspects of coronary artery disease (acute and stable coronary syndromes), heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation, valvular heart disease and invasive coronary angiography and permanent pacemaker implantation.

I qualified from St Bartholomew’s Medical College, London in 1993 (Dean’s Prize in Medical Sciences, First Senior Scholarship in Medicine, Slott Prize in Chemical Pathology, Weitzman Prize in Cardiology, MBBS with Honours) after attaining a First Class Honours BSc degree from King’s College London. I then undertook training posts in London, including the Royal Brompton, London Chest, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals before completing my specialist Cardiology training at King’s College Hospital, London. I was awarded my MD in clinical invasive cardiology research in 2004 (University of London). I was then awarded the British Heart Foundation Advanced Training Scholarship which allowed me to spend a year training in invasive cardiology at the Swiss Cardiovascular Centre, Berne, Switzerland before returning to the UK to complete my specialist training at King’s.

I was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist at Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in 2005. I'm also an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon, Essex.

I have extensive experience in all aspects of adult Cardiology and am actively involved in clinical cardiac research. I am the Cardiac Clinical Research Lead at Southend Hospital.

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

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General Medical Council Number: C4013822

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Thuraia Nageh at Spire include:

Cardiology

Other treatments

  • Blood lipid/cholesterol testing
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • BUPA Health checks
  • Cardiac catheterisation
  • Cardioversion
  • Contrast/Bubble echo studies
  • DC Cardioversion
  • ECG Holter monitoring
  • Echocardiogram (cardiac ultrasound)
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise test
  • Implantable loop recorders
  • Lipid/cholesterol profile test
  • Permanent pacemaker implantation

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
Atrial fibrillation
Cardiology
Coronary artery disease
Hypertension
Stroke prevention

Special clinical interests: I continue to have a very active clinical research interest as the Cardiac Research Lead as part of my work within the NHS.

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / University of London / 1993
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCP / Royal College of Physicians, London / 1997
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

MD / University of London / 2004
Doctor of Medicine


Professional memberships

Royal College of Physician, London

British Cardiac Society


Professional leadership

Cardiology Clinical Research Lead, Southend University Hospital Foundation Trust

Research and publications

I have published extensively in the fields of cardiology, invasive cardiology and cardiac bio-markers with more than 20 original scientific papers, invited Editorials and case reports in peer reviewed Journals. I have written and co-written book chapters in the field of Cardiology as well as >40 abstract and oral presentations to National and International Scientific Conferences.


Articles

“Evaluation of the Methods and Management of Acute Coronary Events (Emmace)-3. on behalf of EMMACE investigators. BMJ Open 2015;5(6): e006356.
January 2015

“An unusual case of infective endocarditis presenting as acute myocardial infarction”. Chen Z, Ng F, Nageh T. BMJ Case Rep. 2009; 2009. pii bcr12.2008. Epub 2009 May 12
May 2009

“Long-term results after fluoroscopy-guided closure of patent foramen ovale for secondary prevention of paradoxical embolism.” Wahl A, Kunz M, Moschovitis A, Nageh T, Schwerzmann M, Seiler C, Mattle HP, Windecker S, Meier B. Heart 2008;94(3):336-41
January 2008

“The prognostic role of cardiac Troponin I following percutaneous coronary intervention in stable coronary disease. T Nageh, RA Sherwood, R J Wainwright, A M Shah, M R Thomas. Heart 2005;91:1181-5.
January 2005

“The clinical significance of raised cardiac Troponin I in the absence of angiographic coronary artery disease.” T Nageh, R A Sherwood, R J Wainwright, A M Shah, M R Thomas. Int J Cardiol 01/01/2005 ;100:325-30.
January 2005

Current NHS posts

Consultant Cardiologist and Clinical Research Lead, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Essex Cardiothoracic Centre

Contact information

Telephone Spire Wellesley insured patients: 01702 447 921, Spire Wellesley self pay patients: 01702 447 926
Private secretary Sheree Woolfson
Private secretary telephone 01702 385 286
Private secretary fax 01702 385 922
Private secretary email tnageh@hotmail.com