Dr Ahmed Elghamaz
Ahmed is a Consultant Cardiologist at Northwick Park Hospital, London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust. He completed his junior training in Brighton and completed his specialist training in cardiology and coronary intervention in London.
He specialises in complex coronary intervention and the treatment of chronic total occlusions. He is the lead for coronary intervention at Northwick Park Hospital and is the head of Interventional Research.
He has a special interest in myocardial perfusion; coronary flow reserve and the functional assessment of coronary artery stenosis.
He has developed novel technologies to enable a better and easier assessment of fractional flow reserve. He has patents for his new technology with many publications and abstracts in peer journals. He is a regular speaker and expert panellist in major national and international conferences.
- Consultant Cardiologist
Northwick Park Hospital, London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
- Hon Consultant Cardiologist
Royal Brompton and Harefield
- Chest pain assessment and ischaemic heart disease
- Palpitations and cardiac rhythm disturbance
- Valvular heart disease
- Coronary flow reserve
- Coronary angioplasty and stenting
- Cardiac arrhythmias and pacemakers
- Stress echocardiography
- Year qualified 1996
- Cairo University
Liz Hutchison was minutes from death due to a rare cardiac defect when cardiologist Dr Ahmed Elghamaz managed to restore the blood flow to her heart.