Cardiovascular services

Treating problems of the heart or blood vessels

Our cardiovascular centre at Guy's and St Thomas' provides a wide range of services to the local population, and, as a specialist centre, primarily to South East London and Kent.

The cardiovascular centre also houses the South East London Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) screening service, specialised vascular ultrasound services and has strong links with the King’s College London cardiac imaging service.

Our departments

The centre is comprised of three main departments:

Our dedicated staff

Our staff are highly skilled and experienced. We also have strong support teams and researchers working to find new treatments.

Our nurse-led continuing care team provides ongoing support and advice to patients both at home, and when they have returned home. Their aim is to help patients to recover fully and regain as much independence as possible.

Find out more about our cardiovascular services

Learn more about your appointment or find out more about our specialties. 

If you are a doctor who would like to refer a patient to our service, please see our referral information.

 

We’re fortunate to work in a health system that allows the development of pioneering life-changing treatments... and we’re grateful to work within a Trust that is so supportive of this work.

Dr James Coutts, clinical director of cardiovascular services at Guy’s and St Thomas’ describing an innovative aortic heart valve replacement.