Dr Kare Tang is a renowned consultant cardiologist with leading expertise in general cardiology and interventional cardiology. He trained extensively in various institutions in the UK and has spent more than 20 years providing healthcare within the NHS and to private patients. Among his many areas of expertise are heart failure, valvular heart diseases, hypertension (high blood pressure), cardiac screening and cardiac arrhythmia and coronary artery disease.
His incredibly high level of expertise makes him the chosen surgeon for many when it comes to very high-risk procedures. Dr Tang regularly performs complex and routine procedures such as coronary and heart catheterization, angioplasty (stents) and pacemaker implantation, among many others.
His extensive training took place in highly regarded institutions. After receiving his Bachelor's of Medicine in 1991, Dr Tang went on to train at Papworth and Addenbrookes Hospital (Cambridge) and Hammersmith Hospital (London), both of which are renowned cardiac centres. After this, he pursued additional training to further hone his skills in Hong Kong at the Prince of Wales Chinese University. After this training, he returned to the UK and has worked for the NHS and at various private clinics across London, Colchester and Basildon.
Furthermore, Dr Tang is passionate about improving the field of cardiology via research. He is the principal investigator for seven major trials in the treatment of coronary artery disease and he has over 40 peer-reviewed research publications in prestigious journals.