Heart Treatments

Cardiologists at Royal Brompton and Harefield Specialist Care treat a wide range of heart conditions using both invasive and non-invasive procedures. Our cardiac surgeons offer a number of surgical procedures and have particular expertise in complex cardiac surgery, including valve repair, valve replacement and heart transplants.

Royal Brompton has one of the largest adult congenital heart disease units in the country, offering foetal, paediatric and adult services.  It also runs the leading heart rhythm centre for individuals with cardiac arrhythmia.

Ever on the forefront of research, our cardiac, cardiovascular and critical care teams are rated in the top three most highly cited health research teams in Europe.

Read more about the heart treatments we offer:

Case Studies

The view from Mount Snowden 3 months after heart bypass

Brian Merritt, 70, came to Harefield with life-threatening heart disease. Read his story of how a passion for hiking helped him to get healthy again.


Patient Video: Congenital heart disease treatment

Raghad was born with a rare heart defect. Watch this video to find out how her heart condition was treated...

Patient Video: Treating heart disease with dissolvable stents

Chinese patient, Qingheng Miao, shares his story of being treated for heart disease with a dissolvable stent.

From Bypass Surgery to Bicycle: The ride of my life!

Read this patient's inspiring story of how he trained to compete in a cycling race just 11 months after a double bypass, under supervision of his consultant.

From uncertainty to peace of mind: A patient’s journey to diagnosis and recovery

Valerie, from Shropshire, came to Royal Brompton following a two year struggle with breathing difficulties. Read her story of how she finally got diagnosed.


Patient Video: Pacemaker fitting for arrhythmia

John shares his story about having treatment at Harefield Hospital, under the care of Consultant, Dr David Jones.

Patient Video: Aortic Valve Replacement

Heart patient, Trudi Posner, 79, shares her story of having an aortic valve replacement at Harefield Hospital under the private care of consultant surgeon, Mr Mohamed Amrani.

Combined Expertise Helps Child with Rare Heart Defect

RBHH consultant Dr Ghez teamed up with Brazilian heart surgeon, Dr Da Silva, to provide pioneering heart surgery for a four year old patient.