Chest Pain Clinic
LOCATION: Cardiology Suite, A Level, Junction 1
Michelle Price, Cardiology Secretary, Ext: 4158, Michelle.Price@rothgen.nhs.uk
4 to 5 patients with recent onset chest pain are seen by a Cardiologist to risk assess them for cardiovascular disease/angina.
The Tuesday clinic is run by Dr Leonard Jacob, GPSi Cardiology
The Friday clinic is run by either Dr Kranthi Sunkari, Speciality doctor in Cardiology, or the Cardiology SpR
WHAT YOU MIGHT SEE/DO AT THE CLINIC:
Patients all have a history and examination undertaken. Suitable patients will proceed to an exercise treadmill test. A plan of management will be made (cardiac disease excluded or further tests arranged, cardiovascular risk factors addressed, medications optimised)