Mr Qamar Abid

Consultant Cadiothoracic Surgeon

MBBS, FCPS, FRCS, CTh

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of College of Physician and Surgeon, Pakistan (FCPS May 1993)
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCS Feb 1994)

Clinical Interests

  • Aortic surgery
  • Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
  • Minimally invasive Aortic valve surgery
  • Ascending Aortic and Arch aneurysm surgery
  • Adult thoracic surgery

Personal profile

Mr Qamar Abid has over 20 years of experience in cardiothoracic surgery, and is rated as one of the top 19 cardiac surgeons in the UK. His success rate is more than 99%, as reported by The Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons. This is despite operating on very high-risk patients, some even in their 90’s.

His results in complex aortic root surgery, aortic arch and ascending aortic aneurysm are outstanding.

His specialised areas of interest are:

Aortic surgery, coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), minimally invasive aortic valve surgery, ascending aortic and arch aneurysm surgery, as well as adult thoracic surgery.

Year qualified:

1986