We provide a full range of adult services in cardiology, cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and respiratory medicine, and are the country’s main heart and lung transplantation center.

We also deliver a number of highly specialized services in respiratory medicine and thoracic surgery to the national population.

We are the only center in the UK to perform pulmonary thromboendarterectomy surgery, and only one of three centers in the UK trialing ventricular-assist device therapy.

The hospital has grown into a center with a national and international reputation. In the last five years alone, we have seen immense growth, with clinical activity has increased by 40%.