Dr Nikesh Malik is a Consultant Cardiologist and Interventionalist at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust and St George's Hospital in London, where he also completed his initial medical training. He specialises in all areas of general cardiology, with particular expertise in coronary intervention, including complex techniques and intravascular imaging.
He looks after cardiology inpatients and outpatients at Epsom Hospital and performs coronary angioplasty and stenting at St George's Hospital in London and St Anthony’s Hospital in Surrey.
He is involved in teaching medical students from St George's Hospital Medical School and from overseas and trains cardiology junior doctors and interventional fellows in all aspects of general cardiology and coronary intervention.
His research interests are in the prevention and treatment of coronary stent thrombosis and intravascular imaging and he has completed an MD thesis in this subject. He has co-ordinated and been a co-investigator for numerous national and international clinical trials and research studies and has published articles in high impact peer reviewed journals, as well as writing several book chapters.
- Coronary angiography
- Coronary angioplasty and stenting
- Rotational atherectomy
- Chronic total occlusions
- Pressure wire studies
- Intravascular ultrasound
- Optical coherence tomography
- ECG (electrocardiograms)
- ECG monitors
- Implantable loop recorders
- Exercise stress tests
- CT coronary angiography
- Coronary calcium score
- Stress echocardiography
- Cardiac MRI scans
- Chest pain
- Blackouts (syncope)
- Coronary artery disease
- Acute coronary syndromes
- Heart attacks
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Hyperlipidaemia (high cholesterol)
- Cardiovascular disease prevention
- Atrial fibrillation
- Heart failure
- Heart valve problems
- MB BS, University of London, 2002
- MRCP (UK), 2005
- MD, University of Leicester
- Royal College of Physicians
- British Cardiovascular Society
- European Society of Cardiology
- British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
My experience with Dr Malik is the best. Meeting me he immediately put me at ease. He has a kind mannerism which immediately put me at ease. His professionalism , explanations and mannerism gave me the confidence and trust in his abilities. In the surgical unit he was amazing and truly top of his profession. I cannot thank him enough and am so lucky that I have been able to engage his service. His secretary Karen is also amazing and works all hours to ensure patients are updated etc. Dr Malik is the best and meets and exceeds the highest rating possible .