Dr Modi is a leading Consultant Cardiologist, offering comprehensive assessment and treatment for a variety of heart conditions.
He can see self-funding patients as well as patients registered with the following insurance companies:
Dr Bhavik Modi is a Leading Consultant Cardiologist, specialising in General and Interventional Cardiology.
He is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist in the NHS at Glenfield Hospital, a top regional and national cardiac centre. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leicester and an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at University College London Hospitals. He sees patients in person and by video consultation at several hospitals in Leicester, Nottingham and London.
Dr Modi sees patients for all aspects of adult cardiology. These include high blood pressure, high cholesterol, palpitations and shortness of breath. He has specialist experience in management of chest pain, breathlessness, angina and heart attacks. This includes investigation and management of chest pain with angiography, angioplasty and stenting. Dr Modi is a recognised national expert in optimising angioplasty / stent outcomes with specialist tools such as intracoronary physiology and intravascular imaging.
Dr Modi publishes routinely in peer-reviewed journals with over 30 international publications in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. These include medical articles on angina, outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention, coronary physiology and management of patients with heart failure. He is a member of the British Cardiac Society, the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society and the National Working Group on Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction. He continues to play a leading role in clinical trials, being an investigator on several important national and international clinical trials.
In addition to research, he is passionate about training the next generation of doctors and allied health professionals around the country. He is regularly an invited speaker at meetings and has organised several regional and national courses for doctors and nurses. In recognition for his contribution in Medical Education, Dr Modi has been awarded a national Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).
Dr Modi studied physiology and medicine at Cambridge University and University College London. Following this, he was awarded membership of the Royal College of Physicians whilst training at Hammersmith, UCLH, Harefield and the Royal Brompton Hospitals in London. During his Cardiology training, he did research in Cardiovascular and Coronary Physiology, which was funded by a prestigious British Heart Foundation fellowship. This gained him an award winning PhD degree from St Thomas’ Hospital and the University of London in 2018.
Dr Modi completed his general and interventional cardiology training at Barts Heart Centre in 2020. He then did a post-CCT fellowship at Barts and was appointed Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at University College London Hospitals NHS Trust. Following this he was appointed Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Glenfield Hospital, covering Leicester and the wider East Midlands region.