Professor Faizel Osman

Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist

MB BCh, MD, FRCP, FESC

Clinical Interests

  • Cardiac electrophysiology and ablation
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillators
  • Cardiac resynchronisation therapy for symptomatic heart failure
  • Permanent pacemaker implants
  • Syncope and sudden cardiac death risk assessment

Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • Heart Rhythm UK
  • British Cardiac Intervention Society
  • Royal College of Physicians (London)

Personal profile

Professor Faizel Osman is Consultant Cardiologist / Electrophysiologist at University Hospital Coventry and BMI Meriden Coventry. He is head of Cardiac Arrhythmia Management at UHC and was appointed to lead this new service for patients in Coventry and Warwickshire. Professor Osman qualified from University of Wales College of Medicine in 1995 with commendation.

His early training was at University Hospital Birmingham, and he was awarded a British Heart Foundation Research Fellowship in Cardiology in 1999 with several high profile publications resulting from the research. He subsequently trained as Specialist Registrar in Cardiology within the West Midlands region and sub-specialist training in Arrhythmia Management (Cardiac Electrophysiology and Device Therapy) at University Hospital Birmingham, University Hospital of North Staffordshire and University Hospital Leicester (Glenfield).

He was appointed to start and lead a new arrhythmia service for Coventry and Warwickshire in April 2008. He has extensive experience in cardiac device implants and cardiac electrophysiology and ablation. He holds specialist accreditation's from several organisations including Heart Rhythm UK, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (US) and the European Heart Rhythm Association. He regularly speaks at courses for cardiologists in training.

Year qualified:

1995

Cardiac Catheterisation

Dr Faizel Osman, Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist at BMI The Meriden Hospital in Coventry, discusses cardiac catheterisation. He also demonstrates some of the state-of-the-art equipment available at BMI The Meriden Hospital.