Following a Biochemistry degree at Imperial College, Nick worked in the City for Credit Lyonnaise Rouse before taking up full-time training with the British Olympic Rowing Team in 1988.
After his break from work, he went on to study medicine, qualifying from Cambridge in 1997.
Nick completed surgical training at St George's Hospital, then transferred to St Mary's Hospital for radiology training with an Interventional Radiology Fellowship at Charing Cross, where he became a Consultant in 2008.
At Imperial he focused on developing new services: fenestrated EVAR, venous stenting, Prostate Artery Embolization and more recently Musculoskeletal Embolization for chronic tendon and joint pain. Prostate Artery Embolization (PAE) for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
Following training in Lisbon with Dr Pisco, the originator of PAE, in 2015 Nick started the PAE programme at Imperial and was the site primary operator for the UK-ROPE study which led to NICE approval of PAE.
Nick is an expert in the use of embolization throughout the body: varicocele embolization, uterine fibroid embolization, treatment gastrointestinal or traumatic bleeding, pelvic varicies.
He is currently developing Musculoskeletal Embolization (MSKE) for chronic tendon and joint pain at Imperial having travelled to Japan recently to observe this new technique.
Other areas of expertise:
- Deep venous stenting with intravascular ultrasound
- Peripheral arterial angioplasty and stenting
- Complex aortic aneurysm endovascular repair
- Venous access for oncology/dialysis (portacath, Hickman lines, PICC line, Tessio Lines)
- Endo-urological intervention
- Hepatobiliary intervention
Interventional & Diagnostic Radiology ConsultantImperial College Hospital NHS Trust
Complex Aortic Intervention Proctor and ConsultantTerumo Aortic Limited
St Georges Hospital Medical School, London1993
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