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Farhan Shahid

Cardiology

15 years of experience
15 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

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Doctify

About

Dr. Farhan Shahid is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist with memberships in both the British Cardiac Society (BCS) and the British Cardiovascular Interventional Society (BCIS), Dr. Shahid brings a wealth of expertise and experience to his practice.

His educational background is impressive, having graduated from the University of London and completed training in esteemed institutions across London, Manchester, Cardiff, and Swansea. He holds a BSc Honours degree in Biomedical Science from King's College London and has pursued postgraduate studies, earning a PhD degree from the University of Birmingham with a focus on Atrial Fibrillation. Dr. Shahid further honed his skills by completing a Fellowship in Complex PCI (coronary artery stenting) at The Royal Freeman Hospital in Newcastle.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Shahid is actively involved in research, participating in multiple international and national clinical trials. He has contributed significantly to the academic field with numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals. His research interests span various areas including microvascular angina, cardiac imaging in complex percutaneous intervention, atrial fibrillation, and myocardial infarction.

His expertise covers a wide range of cardiovascular conditions including chest pain management (including microvascular angina), palpitations, shortness of breath, syncope, cardiac arrhythmia, valvular heart disease, hypertension, heart attack, and heart failure. Dr. Shahid specialises in handling Complex PCI procedures using advanced techniques such as orbital atherectomy, rotablation, and intravascular lithotripsy.

Additionally, he is proficient in echocardiography, intravascular ultrasound, and optical coherence tomography, and is accredited by the British Society of Echocardiography.

Subspecialities

General (Internal) Medicine, Heart Failure, Interventional Cardiology, Preventative Cardiology

All procedures

  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
  • Coronary Stent Insertion
  • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
  • Cardiac Screening
  • Angioplasty
  • CT Coronary Angiogram
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Health Assessments
  • Calcium Coronary Score
  • Cardiac CT
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Screening in Sport
  • Cardiac Shock Wave Therapy (CSWT)
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
  • CardioMEMS
  • Cardioversion
  • Chronic Total Occlusion
  • Coronary Angiography
  • DVLA Assessments
  • ECG Holter Monitor
  • Echocardiogram
  • Echocardiogram (Cardiac Ultrasound)
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • Exercise Testing
  • Heart & Lung Health Assessments
  • Heart Scan
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
  • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
  • Pressure Wire Study (Coronary Angiography)
  • Refractory Angina Management
  • Right Heart Catheterisation
  • Rotablation (Coronary Arteries)
  • Sports Cardiology
  • Stenting Procedures
  • Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Heart Attack
  • Angina
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Aortic Valve Degeneration
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Heart
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Mediated Syncope
  • Bradycardia
  • Breathlessness
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Cardiometabolic Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Genetics
  • Cardiovascular Syncope
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dizziness
  • Dysautonomia
  • Dyslipidaemia
  • Fainting
  • Heart Blocks
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Heart Muscle Disease
  • Heart Valve Problems
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • Inherited Cardiac Conditions
  • Irregular Heart Beat
  • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Neurocardiogenic Syncope (Vasovagal)
  • Non-Invasive Heart Imaging
  • Oedema
  • Palpitations
  • Pericarditis
  • Postural Hypotension
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Tachycardia
  • Takotsubo Syndrome
  • Tiredness (Fatigue)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Variable Blood Pressure
  • Ventricular Fibrillation

Languages

Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, English

Qualifications

MBBS, BSc, MRCP, BSE, PhD

Registered with

General Medical Council: 7016501

Locations

Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2FQ

  • Friday:
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £200

New appointment: £150

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

Reviewed By

Doctify