Mr David Busby
Mr David Busby, a father of two aged 66, describes his journey as a patient at Royal Brompton Hospital. I first went to the doctor in 2009, after I had experienced great…
Patient
John shares his story about having treatment at Harefield Hospital, under the care of Dr David Gareth Jones, consultant cardiologist. Consultant Dr David Gareth Jones…
Patient
Qingheng Miao, from Hunan in China, shares his story of his heart condition and why he came to Royal Brompton Hospital for treatment. He underwent a procedure to widen his…
Heart stethoscope
Sherell Hutchinson was 20 weeks pregnant when doctors made the discovery that her baby’s heart was not beating as it should. Her son, King-Elyon Smith-Britton, was just five days…
Pregnant woman
A new mother with a lung tumour received successful diagnosis and treatment from Ms Emma Beddow at Harefield Hospital. 31-year-old Katherine Barrett had an episode of …
Charleen (a relative) and Ivor (a patient)
Lung cancer patient Ivor Miller, 72, shares his experience of obtaining a second opinion after being told that nothing could be done to remove his tumour. Two years ago, Mr…
Edwards INTUITY Elite® aortic valve replacement
A patient has recovered well after minimal access aortic valve replacement surgery through thoracotomy using the Edwards INTUITY-Elite® sutureless aortic valve. Mr Davis is an 81…
Harefield Hospital
Mr and Mrs Ritchie from the United States, both in their eighties, were passing through Heathrow Airport to catch a plane for their dream trip to Paris. However, their dream soon…
Stethoscope and heart beat
Valerie Sarin, from Shropshire, came to Royal Brompton Hospital following a two-year struggle with breathing difficulties and general malaise. After years of appointments and…
Eric Lim and Lisa Brown
Experts at Royal Brompton Hospital saved Lisa's life, after another consultant said her condition has not treatable. Lisa Brown, aged 41 and a grandmother of four, started…
Raghad and her parents
A little girl from Kuwait came to London for surgery to mend a complex and rare congenital heart defect, where her heart chambers and blood vessels supplying the heart were…
Photo of cyclists by Tom Sam (source: Unsplash)
Robert Hobson tells us about his incredible recovery following double heart bypass surgery at Harefield Hospital. "It has been 11 months since I had my double bypass surgery. I…