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Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care are renowned internationally for their expertise, standard of care and research success. Our focus is to provide the very best specialist care for…

Treatment for Cardiovascular Valve Disease and Lung Cancer performed at Arab Health

In January RB&HH Specialist Care showcased two surgical simulations at Arab Health 2018. Mr Cesare Quarto performed the ground-breaking Ozaki procedure, the latest cutting –edge technique implemented at the Royal…

How long does it take for a statin to start working?

While your doctor might not call you back for your first cholesterol check until three months after you start the medication, statins can reduce cholesterol in two weeks. Statins work…

The youngest patient to have a pacemaker fitted in 2003 – King-Elyon’s story

Sherell Hutchinson was 20 weeks pregnant when doctors made the discovery that her baby’s heart was not beating as it should.  Sherell recalls: “It was a difficult pregnancy and when…

Trust-led arrhythmia event to double UK learning opportunities

Trust cardiology experts have launched a new scientific event in a bid to provide more high quality educational opportunities for clinicians in the UK. The inaugural London Arrhythmia Summit (LAS)…

From low blood pressure to high cholesterol, your problems solved

As part of a series on ‘the 100 most questions GPs are most often asked’, the Daily Mail spoke to consultant cardiologist at Royal Brompton Dr Sanjay Prasad about statins….

Research team celebrates women in science

In preparation for International Women in Science Day on 11 February, the Trust played host to a seminar celebrating women in science earlier this week. It was a case of…

RB&HH’s Female Leaders in cardiac and respiratory care

RB&HH Specialist Care has a wide range of specialists and support staff who are diligent, professional and understanding. These include a range of talented female consultants who are leaders in…

World-Class International Patient Service

Our International team provide world-class care to patients from across the globe. Our expertly trained team understand that visiting the hospital can be a worrying time, and can be especially…

Breathe again: New severe emphysema treatments

Thanks to innovative new treatments, our consultants can give chronic emphysema patients a new lease of life. Emphysema is a long-term progressive disease of the lungs that causes difficulty in…