At East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust we diagnose and treat a full range of heart disorders, including:
We also insert pacemakers and implantable devices.
Procedures and tests we can offer
Trans-oesophageal echocardiogram - a procedure to assess the structure of the heart.
Cardioversion - a procedure to correct heart rhythms.
Angiography - used to diagnose the efficiency of the blood supply to the heart.
Angioplasty - a procedure to treat narrowing of the arteries surrounding the heart (currently available at William Harvey Hospital only).
Referral to our hospitals
Your GP can refer you to our heart centres and heart specialists if he or she is concerned you may have a problem with you heart.
Outpatient request for cardiac investigation
Request for echocardiogram
If you suspect you are experiencing a heart attack, please ACT. Call an ambulance - the quicker you get to hospital, the quicker we can treat you and the more effective your treatment will be.
Find out more about heart attacks and their treatment