Biography

Professor John Simpson has more than 20 years’ experience in paediatric and fetal cardiology.

He qualified from the University of Edinburgh in 1985 and went on to graduate in medicine from the University fo Edinburgh in 1987. He trained in paediatric cardiology at Guy's Hospital in London and the University of California, San Francisco. 

Professor Simpson is regularly consulted both within the UK and abroad for advice on diagnosis and management and holds a national clinical excellence award.

Clinical expertise

Professor John Simpson has clinical expertise in 3D echocardiography, improving prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease using machine learning/automation and virtual reality imaging of congenital heart disease.

He also treats

  • fetal cardiology consultation
  • paediatric cardiology consultation
  • fetal echocardiography (from 13 weeks’ gestation)
  • echocardiography
  • 3D echocardiography
  • transoesophageal echocardiography.