About Cardiology

Our cardiology services are spread across Gloucestershire Royal and Cheltenham General Hospitals. Outpatient clinics are also held at the following community hospitals in the county:

  • Cirencester Hospital
  • The Dilke Hospital
  • Lydney Hospital
  • Moreton-in-Marsh Hospital
  • Stroud General Hospital
  • Tewkesbury Hospital

 

General and interventional cardiology

Our team of experienced cardiologists care for patients with coronary artery disease, valve disease and simply arrhythmias not requiring specialist electrophysiology. 

Cardiac Rehabilitation Service

If you are recovering from a heart attack or have been diagnosed with a heart problem, your healthcare team might suggest you join one of our cardiac rehabilltation programmes. These are medically supervised programmes of exercise, emotional support, diet and exercise that can help improve your quality of life and help you manage your condition. Find out more

 

Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinic

Our rapid access chest pain clinic (RACPC) provides quick and early specialist cardiology assessment for patients with new onset of chest pain thought likely to be angina. It also provides urgent assessments for patients who are not currently being treated by a cardiologist, who have known ischaemic heart disease and worsening symptoms. Find our more

 

Inpatient care

Patients who need to stay with us as an inpatient are treated at either the Coronary Care Unit, Cardiac Ward 1 or Cardiac Ward 2 at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital or on the Cardiac Unit at Cheltenham General Hospital. Find out more about the unit at GRH and wards at CGH