Dr Amardeep Dastidar

MBBS(Hons), MRCP, PhD, FESC
Cardiology, CMR, Interventional Cardiology

Appointments:

07780392092

Amardeep.dastidar@me.com

Overview

Dr Amardeep Dastidar qualified in 2004 and has been practicing cardiology for over 15 years. His specialist training in cardiology was undertaken in the Severn Deanery. He undertook a period of out of programme research studying the novel diagnostic role of cardiac magnetic resonance in acute coronary syndrome, culminating in the award of a PhD from the University of Bristol. He has got >100 publications in high impact journals and won multiple international young investigator awards.  His sub-specialist cardiology training in the coronary intervention was undertaken in the South West of  England. He was appointed as Consultant Cardiologist at the North Bristol NHS Trust and Bristol Heart Institute in May 2020. He is based in both hospitals & takes part in the regional (tertiary) 24/7 heart attack service (primary PCI on call) at Bristol Heart Institute. He was awarded the prestigious Fellow of European Society of Cardiology in 2021.

He is actively involved in research and an investigator for various international research studies. He is the cardiology lead for research, audit and rehab at North Bristol NHS Trust.

He has an active interest in teaching. He has supervised numerous medical students. He is regularly invited to teach and lecture at various international, national and local meetings/conferences (European Society of Cardiology Congress, EuroPCR, British Cardiovascular Society Conference, ACI meeting etc).

Profile

Name

Dr Amardeep Dastidar

Qualifications

MBBS(Hons), MRCP, PhD, FESC

Specialities

Cardiology, CMR, Interventional Cardiology

Treatments

1 stop clinic, 12 Lead ECG, 24hr Blood Pressure Monitoring, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Cardiac MRI (CMR), Cardiology Consultation and Comprehensive Assessment, CariHeart (AI Based Coronary Inflammation Analysis), Coronary Angiography and Coronary Angioplasty, CT-Coronary Angiogram (CTCA), Exercise Tolerance Test (ETT), Extended Cardiac Rhythm Monitoring, Transthoracic Echocardiogram

Clinical Research Interests

• Angina and coronary artery disease management,
• Angina with Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery (ANOCA/INOCA) - Microvascular Angina,
• Palpitations: Atrial Fibrillation/Rhythm Disturbances,
• Cardiac Fitness Assessment Prior to Surgery,
• Cardiac Impact of Covid 19,
• Breathlessness: Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy,
• Hypertension/Obesity/Diabetes/COPD - Cardiac Assessment,
• Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest,
• Post Stroke and Myocardial Infarction - Cardiac Assessment,
• Preventive Cardiology (Primary and Secondary Prevention) and Risk Stratification

Year Qualified

2004

GMC Number

6096757

Appointment NHS

North Bristol NHS Trust and Bristol Heart Institute

University Posts

Lecturer at University of Bristol

Membership of National Professional Societies

• British Cardiovascular Society
• European Society of Cardiology
• British Cardiac Intervention Society
• EuroPCR
• European association of cardiovascular imaging

Publications

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Contact Details

Appointments

Contact Health: 0117 442 0801

Private Secretary

Isabel Smith

Contact Number

07780392092

Email Address