Dr Sohail Q Khan is an awarded consultant cardiologist, with private clinics across Birmingham. He specialises in interventional cardiology, high risk coronary intervention, along with all kinds of general cardiology such as chest pain, hypertension, coronary heart disease, and angina. Dr Khan currently practices at his two private clinics and Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust.
He initially qualified in medicine from the University of Edinburgh in 1999 before being awarded a fellowship from the British Heart Foundation for research into cardiac biomarkers. He went on to complete cardiology training in Manchester before being receiving the prestigious Boston Scientific Fellowship for Advanced Coronary Intervention training at the University of Toronto, Canada. Dr Khan then started practising with University Hospitals Birmingham, and subsequently in private clinics and his own, Birmingham Cardiologist.
Dr Khan has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has presented to cardiologists internationally in the USA, Europe, and Asia. He also devotes time to undergraduate and postgraduate training where is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Birmingham. In this same vein, Dr Khan is an invited guest operator for national and international procedures.
Being the principal investigator on 6 national and international multi-centre clinical trials, Dr Khan is devoted to researching and staying up to date with the most advanced techniques and procedures in cardiology. Dr Khan has expertise in specific procedures such as rotablation, intracoronary imaging to optimise stent implantation, and is one of the few surgeons who can perform laser atherectomy.