Dr. Tom Crake
Dr Tom Crake is currently a Consultant Cardiologist at The Heart Hospital, University College Hospitals and North Middlesex University Hospital.
He trained in cardiology with particular interest in interventional cardiology at the National Heart Hospital, The Cardiothoracic Institute and Hammersmith Hospital. Dr Crake is currently the lead for interventional cardiology at the Heart Hospital. He maintains a longstanding interest in training and education and is the training programme director for cardiology in the North East and North Central sectors of London. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.
Dr Crake is involved in all aspects of adult cardiology including acute coronary syndrome, angina, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and arrhythmias. He has a particular interest in angioplasty and stent implantation. He has an active interest in research and has published and continues to publish widely of various aspects of heart disease.
Areas of Interest
General cardiology • Coronary Angioplasty • Coronary stenting • Ischaemic heart disease • Interventional cardiology • Invasive cardiology • Preventative cardiology • Valvular heart disease • Heart failure • Cardiac rhythm management • Cardiovascular medicine • Hypertension
Qualification & Training
MBBS University of Newcastle upon Tyne 1980
MRCP(UK) Royal College of Physicians London 1983
MD University of Newcastle upon Tyne 1990
FRCP Royal College of Physicians London 1998
FACC American College of Cardiology 2004
FESC European Society of Cardiology 1995
Details of entry to specialist register
Affiliations / memberships
FACC Fellow of The American College of Cardiology
FESC Fellow of The European Society of Cardiology
Member of The British Cardiovascular Society