Contact

Dr Vellore Karthikeyan

Consultant Cardiologist
MBBS MD MRCP (UK) MRCP (London)

Practising at

Spire Yale Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Vellore Karthikeyan at Spire include:

Other treatments

Cardiology

  • Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Interventional cardiology

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Professional profile

I am a consultant cardiologist, working at the north wales cardiac centre. I specialise in Interventional cardiology. My special interests in addition to percutaneous coronary Intervention (angioplasty) are hypertension, atrial fibrillation, anti-platelet therapies.

I am a firm believer in right treatment, promptly, every time. Following my graduation and general medical training I undertook a period of research in Cardiovascular medicine in Birmingham towards a doctor of medicine (md) degree. I undertook my cardiology training in Mersey deanery and specialist training in interventional cardiology at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital. I joined the North Wales cardiac centre at Glan Clwyd Hospital in 2014 as a consultant in interventional cardiology.

I have published articles and presented in national and international conferences on topics related to hypertension and coronary intervention. I am also the principal investigator of clinical trials in cardiology.


Clinical Interests


• Assessment and management of chest pain, breathlessness, palpitations and dizziness • Cardiac risk evaluation and modification • Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty • Angina and myocardial infarction • Arrhythmias e.g. atrial fibrillation and flutter • Hypertrophic and dilated cardiomyopathy • Valvular heart disease • Hypertension (high blood pressure) • Hypercholesterolaemia • Heart Failure

Private contact details

Private secretary telephone 01745 828900
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians, London
British Cardiovascular Society
British Cardiovascular Society
European Society of Cardiology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Cardiologist, North Wales Cardiac Centre, Glan Clwyd Hospital

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Personal Profile

I spend my spare time with my wife and two daughters.

I am a ‘new’ runner, who discovered my running potential and have been successfully completing British 10k runs in recent years. I have been raising money for charity for causes including restoring vision for the poor and educating young girls in India.

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