BSc MBBS MD(Res) MRCP
Dr Navin Chandra is a Consultant Cardiologist at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust and an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. He specialises in Interventional Cardiology including percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and permanent pacemaker implantation (PPM).
He qualified from Guy’s, King’s & St. Thomas’s School of Medicine in 2004 with MBBS and BSc (Hons) degrees and achieved full Membership to the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP UK) in 2007. Dr Chandra also completed an MD (Res) from the University of London in 2014 and maintains a strong academic background. His award winning research has focused on ‘Sports Cardiology & Inherited Cardiac Conditions’ and led to numerous high impact peer-reviewed publications and international conference presentations.
He undertook specialist training in Cardiology in the London Deanery (North-West Thames Rotation) and subspecialty training in Interventional Cardiology at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. Following this he was awarded the prestigious British Cardiovascular Interventional Society (BCIS) International Fellowship on Vancouver Island, Canada.
This training developed his expertise in managing complex patients with heart disease, including those conventionally considered ‘high-risk’. He is passionate about incorporating the use of technology, physiology and imaging in the management of heart disease to optimise patient care.
Dr Chandra works very closely with Dr Chai and they often undertake the most challenging complex 'high-risk' coronary cases as joint-cases together.