Cardiac care at Derby Private Health

Cardiac Care

We offer leading cardiac care using cutting-edge clinical innovations in the treatment and prevention of heart conditions.

We offer a range of different cardiac procedures, as well as diagnostic testing, to ensure your every need is met.

Our range of cardiac diagnostic investigations and interventional procedures includes:

  • Echocardiography – provides details about heart structure and function
  • Cardiac event recorder – records the heart’s activity over a period of time
  • 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure – gives blood pressure recordings over a 24 hour period
  • Chest X-ray – examines heart, lungs & chest walls
  • Cholesterol and other blood lipids tests
  • Coronary angiography/catheterisation – provides information about the blood pressure inside your heart and it’s pumping function

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  • Coronary angioplasty/coronary stenting – (also known as PCI) – uses a small balloon to open a narrowed artery, allowing blood to flow more easily
  • Electrophysiological studies/testing – diagnoses abnormal heart rhythms
  • Implantable loop recorders – records your heart rhythm for up to 14 months
  • Implantable pacemakers – controls the heart’s rhythm when it beats too slowly
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) – a pacemaker to treat other types of heart rhythm disturbances
  • Cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) – delivers electrical impulses to the right and left ventricles

To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at dhft.privatepatients@nhs.net or call us now on 01332 785200