Meet the Team

Mr Enoch Akowuah

Special interests
  • Off bypass surgery
  • Surgery of the thoracic aorta
  • Minimal access surgery
  • Total arterial revascularization

Dr David Austin

Telephone
01642 850850 ext 55909
Special interests
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Cardiovascular research

Dr Kathrik Balasubramaniam

Telephone
01642 850850 ext 55894
Special interests
  • Adult general cardiology
  • Intervention cardiology
  • Complex coronary intervention

Dr Matthew Bates

Telephone
01642 835893
Special interests
Cardiac rhythm management (CRM):
  • Cardiac electrophysiology
  • Cardiac implantable electronic devices

Pamela Brown

Telephone
01642 850850 ext 54623
Special interests
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Advanced echo
  • Heart failure
  • Heart disease in pregnancy

Mr Joel Dunning

Telephone
01642 854612
Special interests
  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Adult thoracic surgery
  • Minimally invasive thoracic surgery
  • Chest wall corrective surgery

Mr Jonathan Ferguson

Telephone
01642 282885

Mr Andrew Goodwin

Telephone
01642 852899
Special interests
  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Minimally invasive valve surgery
  • Surgery of the thoracic aorta

Dr Richard Graham

Telephone
01609 763931
Special interests
  • Non-invasive cardiac imaging

Dr Jim Hall

Telephone
01642 854609
Special interests
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Angioplasty

Mr Mazyar Kanani

Telephone
01642 850850 ETX 54728
Special interests
  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Aortic surgery

Mr Simon Kendall

Telephone
01642 854892
Special interests
  • Coronary bypass surgery
  • Mitral valve surgery
  • Lung cancer surgery

Dr Nick Linker

Telephone
01642 282412
Special interests
  • Electrophysiology
  • Pacing
  • Arrhythmias

Dr Neil Maredia

Telephone
01642 854621
Special interests
  • Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Heart failure

Dr Zdenek Matloch

Telephone
01642 854630
Special interests
  • TOE
  • TEG/ROTEM and blood management
  • Metabolic properties of epicardial fat

Jayne Mudd

Telephone
01642 282806
Special interests
All aspects of cardiac rhythm management/transient loss of consciousness with a particular interest in the management of atrial fibrillation. Education and training pertinent to the specialty of arrhythmia management. The development of nurse led services.

Dr Douglas Muir

Telephone
01642 854422
Special interests
  • Adult general cardiology
  • Coronary intervention, especially complex techniques such as rotational atherectomy and laser atherectomy
  • Aortic valve intervention including TAVI (transcatheter aortic valve implantation) and balloon aortic valvuloplasty
  • Structural intervention – left atrial appendage closure, paravalvar leak closure, mitraclip
  • Clinical lead for TAVI programme
  • AHP group lead, British Cardiovascular Intervention Society

Mr Andrew Owens

Telephone
01642 854728
Special interests
  • Aortic surgery
  • Minimal access thoracic surgery
  • Thoracic trauma
  • Research

Mr Ian Paul

Telephone
01642 850850 Ext 54612

Dr Michael Stewart

Telephone
01642 850850 Ext 52882
Special interests
  • Echocardiography
  • Non-invasive assessment of IHD
  • Hypertension and valvular disease

Dr Andrew Sutton

Telephone
01642 850850 ext 52685
Special interests
  • Percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Management of acute coronary syndromes
  • General adult cardiology
  • South Tees Hypertension Service (including renal denervation)
  • Combined cardio-renal disease
  • Clinicians in management (clinical director cardiology 2006-2012)
  • Medical education
  • Cardiac Network specialty advisor to The British Cardiovascular Society

Dr Neil Swanson

Telephone
01642 854609 ext 54609
Special interests
  • Angina, heart attacks and severe high blood pressure (acute coronary syndromes, coronary intervention including treatment of chronic total occlusions and resistant hypertension)
  • Doctor for the cardiac rehabilitation service
  • Lead doctor for clinical audit in the cardiology department

Dr Jeetendra Thambyrajah

Telephone
01642 282539
Special interests
  • Clinical lead Heart Failure Service
  • Clinical lead Echocardiography
  • Imaging (Dobutamine Stress Echo and Transoesophageal Echo)
  • Optimisation of Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy
  • Management of Infective Endocarditis
  • Training of Cardiology Specialist Trainees

Dr Andy Thornley

Telephone
01642 835893
Special interests
  • Cardiac arrhythmias
  • Atrial fibrillation ablation
  • Pacemaker and ICD implantation
  • Medical education

Dr Andrew Turley

Telephone
01609 764804
Special interests
  • Implantable cardiac devices
  • Heart failure
  • Teaching

Mr Ralph White

Telephone
01642 854242
Special interests
  • Total arterial revascularisation
  • Mitral valve surgery
  • Minimally invasive valve surgery
  • Education and training
  • Clinical audit and service evaluation

Dr Paul Williams

Telephone
01642 835909 ext 55909
Special interests
  • Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with a special interest in intracoronary imaging (optical coherence tomography; OCT)
  • Structural heart intervention including transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and transcatheter mitral valve repair (MitraClip)

Dr Robert Wright

Telephone
01642 282491
Special interests
Interventional cardiology