Overview

Overview

Cleveland Clinic London will provide a comprehensive set of diagnostic service and cutting-edge treatments for patients with heart, vascular and thoracic conditions, including:

  • Cardiac imaging
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Electrophysiology
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Vascular surgery

Our services will be rooted in the expertise of Cleveland Clinic’s Heart & Vascular Institute, which has ranked as the best in the United States, earning the No. 1 ranking in the country by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals” survey every year since 1995.

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Leadership

Leadership

Olaf Wendler, MD, PhD, FRCS – Chair of the Heart & Vascular Institute

olaf wendler

Heart & Vascular services will be led by Professor Olaf Wendler. Professor Wendler brings more than 20 years’ experience as a Consultant in cardiothoracic surgery to Cleveland Clinic London. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and Professor of Cardiac Surgery at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He joined King’s College Hospital in 2004 and served as Clinical Director for Cardiovascular Services from 2006 to 2012. Professor Wendler has an international reputation for innovative minimally invasive heart surgery, and has been the lead cardiac surgeon in the Clinical Advisory Group of the NHS London Cardiovascular Strategic Clinical Network since 2013.