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Dr Asif Qasim

Consultant Cardiologist

BA MB BChir MA PhD MRCP

Languages spoken: English French Italian Punjabi

Dr Asif Qasim

Consultant Cardiologist

BA MB BChir MA PhD MRCP

Languages spoken: English French Italian Punjabi

Patient Age Group

Adults

Year qualified

1995

Specialties

Cardiology, Interventional cardiology

Gender

Male

Clinical Interests

Interventional cardiology - including angioplasty and stent implantation as an alternative to bypass surgery. Procedures performed from the femoral or radial route. Diagnosis and management of all aspects of general cardiology.

Biography

Dr Qasim graduated from the University of Cambridge, with prizes and awards for research and clinical medicine. He trained in internal medicine and cardiology in Cambridge, Birmingham and London.

He returned to Cambridge to complete a PhD in cardiovascular stem cell biology. He has published papers in peer reviewed journals on a range of interventional and general cardiology subjects. Dr Qasim remains active in cardiology research and is a senior investigator for a number of clinical trials.

Dr Qasim has a high level of expertise in interventional cardiology, and performs all aspects of coronary intervention. He was awarded an interventional fellowship and spent a year working in Milan with a world-leading team developing new techniques and research. He remains active in research and the development of training programs for doctors in interventional cardiology techniques.

NHS Base (trust)

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians, British Medical Association (BMA), British Cardiovascular Society (BCS), British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS)
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Appointments

020 7460 5700

Clinic opening times:

Tuesday

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Thursday

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