The consultants from the Birmingham Heart Rhythm Group are glad to announce that they are offering consultation sessions at the BMI Droitwich Spa in Worcestershire. This means that we can offer our services more locally to the community in Worcestershire. Please contact us if you want to arrange an appointment in Droitwich Spa.
- Dr Howard MarshallHoward Marshall trained at Leeds University graduating in 1988. After moving to the Midlands for specialist training he gained his MD from the University of Birmingham focusing on Atrioventricular Node Ablation and Pacing in the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation. » Read More
This is a general term that describes some of the procedures that we perform. Ablation is the process that modifies small parts of the heart muscle that are responsible for the abnormal heart rhythms or palpitations. Usually this is done by heating the area using radiofrequency at the end of a catheter that is placed in contact with the heart muscle.