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Meet The Team  - Cardiac Surgeons

Giovanni Mariscalco - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Giovanni Mariscalco - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr Giovanni Mariscalco, MD, PhD

Head of Service for Cardiac Surgery
Lead Clinician for Complex Aortic Surgery
Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Honorary Associate Professor of Cardiac Surgery
Speciality
Adult and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Specialist Clinical Interests
Complex Aortic Surgery including
Repairs of Aortic Root, Arch and Descending Aorta
Aortic Valve Repair / Replacement
Mitral Valve Repair / Replacement
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Adult Congenital Heart Surgery
Link to Personal Profile

 
Leon Hadjinikolaou - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Leon Hadjinikolaou - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr Leon Hadjinikolaou, MD, FRCS (Eng)

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Speciality
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Complex Aortic Surgery
Specialist Clinical Interests
Complex Aortic Root Repair / Replacement 
Aortic Dissection Repair
Rapid Deployment Aortic Valve Prosthesis
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Aortic Valve Surgery
Mitral Valve Surgery

 
Christopher Efthymiou
Christopher Efthymiou - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr Christopher Efthymiou, MD 

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Speciality

Adult Cardiac Surgery

Specialist Clinical Interests

Aortic Valve Surgery

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

 
Shantanu Sinha Cardiac Surgeon
Mr Shantanu Sinha - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Mr Shantanu Sinha, MD
Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Lead Clinician for Complex Mitral Surgery
Speciality
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Specialist Clinical Interests
Mitral Valve Repair Surgery

 
Zein El-Dean Cardiac Surgeon
Mr Zein El-Dean - Locum Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Mr Zein El-Dean, LLM, FRCS CTh
Locum Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Speciality
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Specialist Clinical Interests
Aortic Valve Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences 

University of Leicester 

Prof Gavin Murphy Cardiac Surgeon
Prof Gavin Murphy - Professor of Cardiac Surgery - Honorary Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Prof. Gavin J Murphy, MD

BHF Chair of Cardiac Surgery
Professor of Cardiac Surgery
Honorary Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Specialist Clinical Interests
Beating Heart Surgery
 
Link to the web page:

https://le.ac.uk/people/gavin-murphy


Mr Mustafa Zakkar, PhD

Associate Professor of Cardiac Surgery
Honorary Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
Specialist Clinical Interests
Aortic Valve Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Meet The Team - Cardiac Surgery Registrars

Georgia Layton - SpR Cardiac
Miss Georgia Layton - SpR Cardiac Surgery
Miss Georgia Layton, MRCS
Research Clinical Fellow - Cardiac Surgery
 




Metesh Acharya Spr cardiac surgery
Mr Metesh Acharya - SpR Cardiac Surgery
Mr Metesh Acharya, MRCS 
Specialist Registrar (NTN) - Cardiac Surgery
 
 
 
 
 




Marius Roman - Spr cardiac surgery
Marius Roman - Spr cardiac surgery
Mr Marius Roman, MD (Cantab) 
NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Cardiac Surgery at the University of Leicester.
Doctor of Medicine (Wolfson College) at the University of Cambridge.
Research interests: Frailty and Inflammaging in Cardiovascular Disease, Organ Protection, Clinical Trials.
Member of NIHR Mentorship Steering Committee, Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery Research Committee and East Midlands Clinical Senate.
 
Specialist Clinical Interests
Aortic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery. 
Training Stage:
ST6 NTN(A), joined programme 2017-ST3
Medical School:
“Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj, Romania.