What is refractory angina?
Patients can continue to experience or have recurrence of angina despite having had treatment with medication, stents, and coronary artery bypass surgery. This is called refractory angina.
Learn more about our complex coronary disease and refractory angina service.
The angina service
Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust has a specialist multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, headed by Dr Ranil De Silva, who are dedicated to the investigation and treatment of patients with complex coronary disease and refractory angina.
Ranil De Silva
Consultant cardiologist and interventionalist
Carlo Di Mario
Professor in interventional cardiology
Tony De Souza
Consultant cardiovascular surgeon
Consultant in pain medicine
Clinical nurse specialist
Professor in nuclear medicine
Professor in echocardiography
Consultant radiologist (CT)
Professor of cardiac magnetic resonance