Mr Franco Sogliani

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon


Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Association Of Surgeons Of Great Britain & Ireland
  • Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)

Personal profile

Mr Franco Sogliani graduated in Turin Medical School, Italy in 1987.

He completed his basic and specialist training in cardiac surgery at the London Chest Hospital, St Mary's Hospital, Harefield Hospital and Middlesex Hospital.

He spent one year overseas in Germany as a senior registrar at the Leipzig heart centre, before returning to England as a Locum Consultant, initially at the Heart Hospital. Appointed Consultant at Blackpool Victoria Hospital in October 2002-2013 and took up the post of consultant cardiac surgeon at Manchester Royal infirmary in 2013.

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