Dr Ranil de Silva is a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Cardiology and Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at the Royal Brompton Hospital, where he leads the Specialist Angina Service.
Dr de Silva completed his training in general and interventional cardiology in London, including at the Royal Brompton, Hammersmith and St Mary’s Hospitals. Dr de Silva’s main research interests include coronary plaque biomechanics, novel cardiac magnetic resonance imaging techniques for the study of adverse left ventricular remodelling, image-guided endovascular intervention and cardiac protection for myocardial infarction.
Dr de Silva is involved in the teaching of undergraduate medical students at Imperial. He is involved in postgraduate teaching trainees in the London Deanery and is Educational Supervisor for trainees at the Royal Brompton Hospital.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 1995 University of London
Specialist Register entry date
Cardiology From 07 Jun 2007
BSc (First class Hons) King's College London 1989
PhD King's College London 1993
MRCP Royal College of Physicians (London) 1998
FRCP Royal College of Physicians (London) 2011
Royal College of Physicians
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
British Cardiovascular Society
European Society of Cardiology
European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions