Jeremy graduated from Imperial College and following this gained broad experience rotating through a wide range of posts around London, including the competitive St Georges Teaching Hospital rotation. Areas of experience included accident and emergency, diabetes, endocrinology, cardiology, stroke medicine, care of the elderly, renal medicine, rheumatology and intensive care.
Jeremy has gained extensive cardiology experience in a range of centres including The Royal Brompton, Hammersmith, Wythenshawe and St Georges Hospital. Whilst at St Georges he pursued his sub-specialist interest of coronary intervention, developing expertise in a wide range of advanced techniques. At the Royal Brompton Jeremy undertook a fellowship in cardiac MRI scanning and has previously completed accreditation in cardiac CT scanning.
Whilst undertaking his interventional fellowship Jeremy completed an LLM in Medical Law with Commendation. He has a strong interest in patient autonomy and the right of the individual to influence their management strategy, with supportive help from their doctor. Through the study of medical ethics, Jeremy has developed a high level of objectivity and approaches problems from different perspectives.
Currently Jeremy works as a Consultant Cardiologist at Calderdale and Huddersfield and at Leeds General Infirmary where he provides regional cover for emergency angioplasty. He has a strong interest in challenging coronary disease. At Calderdale Royal Hospital Jeremy developed the local rotablation service to treat hardened calcified narrowings previously untreatable with standard angioplasty. He runs the local specialist chronic total occlusion service treating blood vessels that have been completely blocked for many months or years.
Jeremy has completed an MBA degree with Distinction, understanding that efficiently run services provide high levels of quality and safety for patients. In addition to developing angioplasty services at Calderdale and Huddersfield, he has previously been the lead for governance, lead for research in acute medical specialties and is actively involved in the teaching and supervision of doctors in training. As a high volume interventional cardiologist Jeremy enjoys challenging angioplasty and is regularly invited to be a faculty member at conferences, delivering talks at both regional and national meetings.
He has a wide ranging interests within cardiology including the prevention of heart disease, high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol. Common patient presentations include chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, dizziness and collapse however patient symptoms are broad and varied.
Degrees and Diplomas
- MBBS (Lond) (Medicine / Surgery) Imperial College, London
- MRCP (UK) Royal College of Physicians, London
- LLM (Medical Law) (Commendation) Northumbria University
- MBA (Marketing) (Distinction) Liverpool University
- FESC Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology
- FRCP Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London)