nauman ahmed cardiology cardiologist derby private health

Dr Nauman Ahmed MBBS, MRCP (UK), CCDS

Consultant Cardiologist with specialist interest in Cardiac Devices, Heart failure & Cardiac Imaging

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Area of expertise:

  • Cardiology

Services currently provided:

  • Outpatient and inpatient cardiology

Clinic Times: 

  • Ad-hoc appointments available as requested



Dr Ahmed has been working as a consultant cardiologist at the Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation trust since 2015. Dr Ahmed is also a visiting consultant cardiologist at Nottingham City Hospital and Royal Stoke Hospital.

Dr Ahmed gained membership of the Royal College of Physicians of London in 2007 and has also completed training in general cardiology with the acquisition of specialist skills in complex cardiac rhythm device implantation, cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging and heart failure from Bristol Heart institute.

His particular interests lie in general adult cardiology, heart failure, modern cardiac imaging with echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance, heart rhythm disorders and complex cardiac pacing including cardiac resynchronisation and defibrillator therapy. Dr Ahmed also has a developing interest in inherited cardiac conditions, non-invasive assessment of coronary artery disease  and cardiac CT.

Dr Ahmed is a certified cardiac device specialist by Heart Rhythm Society, USA  and has a Level 3 accreditation for cardiac magnetic resonance imaging by European society of cardiology. In addition, ge is also accredited by The British Society of Echocardiography (BSE) in adult trans-thoracic echocardiography.

As part of his services, Dr Ahmed provides full assessment of patients with all aspects of  heart disorders including investigation and management of breathlessness, ankle swelling chest pain, palpitations, arrhythmias, AF, blackouts, dizziness and fainting.

Other specialist interests:

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac Imaging, particularly Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Hypertension
  • Congestive cardiac failure
  • Palpitations, Dizziness and Syncope , Arrhythmia (heart rhythm disorder)
  • Angina (chest pain)
  • Diseases of the heart valves
  • Uncontrolled Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • High Cholesterol, Shortness of breath
  • Coronary artery disease


Dr Nauman Ahmed works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand

Dr Nauman Ahmed does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Dr Nauman Ahmed does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Dr Nauman Ahmed does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

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