Cardiovascular team

Treating problems of the heart or blood vessels

Clinical director: James Coutts
General manager: Louisa Stockman Vine
Head of nursing: Carol McCoskery
Deputy general manager: Jo Ward
Assistant general manager: Teresa Dardis

Our staff are highly skilled and experienced.

We have strong teams of:

  • consultant cardiologists (heart specialists)
  • cardiac surgeons
  • vascular surgeons (artery and vein specialists)
  • specialist nurses and technicians trained in cardiac and vascular care
  • specialist radiographers trained in using radiation to produce images of the body and heart
  • perfusionists who manage the heart lung machine during heart surgery
  • researchers, including doctors, nurses and scientists who help to find new treatments.

Team members are listed under each cardiovascular specialty.