Cardiology is the care of patients with heart and blood vessel disorders. Here at Duchy Hospital we have a state of the art, purpose built cardiac catheter laboratory facility to offer our patients world class cardiac facilities including three laminar flow theatres and a dedicated short stay unit.
Our highly qualified Cardiologists and support staff come together to offer patients the very best of care for the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of a wide range of heart conditions. We believe in continuity of care for all of our cardiac patients. Direct care is offered under the same consultant from your very first appointment through to follow-up appointments.
We investigate and treat all forms of heart conditions including for Adults.
We offer a range of diagnostic tests and investigations to assess the health of your heart including: 24-hour ECG recording, stress ECG, echocardiography,trans-oesophageal echocardiography, cardiac MRI ,and coronary angiography. Treatments include medicines, pacemaker implantation, ICD implantation (defibrillators), coronary angioplasty with stent implantation.
At Duchy Hospital we offer patients convenient appointments including early mornings, evenings and Saturdays. Our private patients will see a consultant cardiologist within 72 hours. We have ample, free parking on site and we have excellent bus and train links.
At Duchy Hospital we have a number of Consultant Cardiologists including
Dr Van Lingen
Download a PDF of our Cardiology brochure