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Qureshi, Shakeel Ahmed

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Consultant paediatric cardiologist

Shakeel Ahmed Qureshi - consultant paediatric cardiologist

Area of expertise: heart catheterisation and adult congenital heart disease

Languages spoken: English, Urdu, Punjabi

Biography

Professor Shakeel Qureshi trained in children's heart services (paediatric cardiology) at Harefield, Guy's and Liverpool Hospitals. He was first appointed consultant at Liverpool in 1987 and consultant paediatric cardiologist/senior lecturer at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in 1988. 

Professor Qureshi is involved with earthquake relief work in Kashmir, charity fundraising for building houses in Kashmir and Indonesia and other medical charity missions. He is also on the Chain of Hope medical board.

Further information

Contacts

Secretary telephone

020 7188 7188 (ext 58023)

Secretary email

safa.rehman@gstt.nhs.uk