Dr Robert Bowers, Consultant Cardiologist and Heart Rhythm Specialist (Electrophysiologist)
Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester
Andover War Memorial Hospital
Cardiac Rhythm Management including undertaking cardiac ablation procedures
Cardiac pacemaker, internal defibrillator and cardiac resynchronisation device implantation
Acute Cardiology and Coronary Care
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Rob Bowers was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist at Hampshire Hospitals in 2017.
He qualified from Imperial College School of Medicine in 2005 with a BSc degree in Immunology (study of the immune system) in addition to his medical qualification. Having undertaken a general cardiology rotation in the Wessex Deanery, Dr Bowers completed his postgraduate training with fellowships in Clinical Electrophysiology (the specialist treatment of patients with abnormal heart rhythms) including as the senior fellow at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.
Dr Bowers sees patients with all forms of heart disease as well as running a specialist service for patients with difficult to treat or complicated abnormal heart rhythms. As an Electrophysiologist, Dr Bowers undertakes ablation procedures as treatment for heart rhythm disturbances. He undertakes these procedures, including atrial fibrillation ablation, at Southampton General Hospital, where he is an honorary consultant.