Lancashire Cardiac Centre
Blackpool Teaching hospitals NHS Trust
Whinney Heys Road

01253 300000

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Blackpool - Victoria Hospital (Profile)

Provides secondary and tertiary cardiac services for patients of Lancashire and South Cumbria. ACHD services include dedicated out-patient clinics and full range of diagnostics, including echocardiography,
CT and MRI. Invasive diagnostics and intervention for ASD/PFO provided by Consultant with special interest in ACHD. Those patients that cannot have a ASD closure are offered a Key - hole option for surgical
ASD closure by a dedicated well trained team.

ACHD team (consultant and nurse specialist) accepts referrals from primary care and all secondary care providers in Lancashire and Cumbria.

For adult congenital patients we offer a minimally invasive (Key Hole) option that avoids a sternotomy. This leads to quicker recovery to regular life with a better cosmetic result.

Cardiac surgeons perform ACHD elective surgical procedures

Mr Zacharias Mr Duncan
Congenital cardiologist

Dr Roberts