Name and PositionDr Chris Sawh
Contact DetailsMain Telephone Number:01603 287612
Department page: Cardiology
Speciality: Interventional and General Cardiology
Sub-Speciality: Interventional Cardiology (angioplasty and stenting of coronary artery disease), Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI).
Special Clinical Interests: Transradial PCI, Rotational atherectomy, Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS), Optical Coherence Tomography, Pressure wire studies, Invasive Hemodynamics, Cardiac CT imaging.
Research Interests: Interventional Cardiology.
National Bodies: Member of the Royal College of Physicians, British Cardiac Society (BCS), British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS), British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (BSCI).
Secretary: Jo Bown
GMC number: 6117771
Professional Profile: Dr Sawh graduated from medical school in 2002. After attaining membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) during training as a junior doctor in Somerset and Lancashire, he commenced specialty training in Cardiology at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals. In 2015 Dr Sawh secured a competitive Interventional Fellowship at Toronto General Hospital, Canada. In addition to PCI, he is also fully trained in Cardiac CT imaging.
He has an active interest in medical education and regularly teaches medical students and junior doctors.
Dr Sawh believes in open discussion, informed choice and consent. He takes the time to make the correct diagnosis and ensures his patients receive accurate information to make the appropriate choices for their healthcare.