Dr Christopher David Steadman

MB , ChB , MD , MRCP(UK)


  • Specialities Cardiology
  • Telephone 07454 799 709 (Secretary)
  • Year of first qualification 1999
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English.

  • GMC Number 4624206
  • Fax 01202 442 754

Profile

Dr Steadman trained at the University of Bristol and qualified in 1999. He moved to Birmingham in 2004 for his specialist training in cardiology which included two years at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham and at two other tertiary cardiac centres in the Midlands. 

Dr Steadman is on the Specialist Register with the General Medical Council for Cardiology and General (Internal) Medicine and specialises in a wide range of cardiovascular problems. His particular interest is in advanced cardiovascular imaging and non-invasive diagnostics. He has level 3 Accreditation in cardiac MRI from the European Society of Cardiology, the highest level, and was one of the first people in the UK to achieve this. He also is accredited in cardiac CT with the British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging, and accredited in transoesophageal and transthoracic echocardiography with the British Society of Echocardiography.

Locations

Current posts

  • Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Interests

Cardiac MRI and Cardiac CT.

Personal interests

Dr Steadman plays tennis regularly and enjoys music, including playing the guitar. He lives in Poole with his family and enjoys living close to the beach.


Member of

  • British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
  • British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • British Medical Association
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Royal College of Physicians

Research

Dr Steadman spent two years as a British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Fellow and six months funded by the National Institute for Health Research investigating the cause of symptoms and exercise intolerance in aortic valve disease using cutting edge cardiovascular imaging techniques.

He has over 40 abstracts presented at national and international scientific meetings, has won second prize in the British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Investigators Award and was a finalist in the International Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Early Career Award.

He has many peer reviewed publications, including a first author publication in the worlds’ leading cardiology journal, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

The thesis from his research was awarded an MD (Doctor of Medicine) and he is currently a reviewer for the Journal of American College of Cardiology, Echo Research & Practice, the British Journal of Radiology and Heart.


Declaration

Dr Christopher David Steadman works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Dr Christopher David Steadman does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Christopher David Steadman does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Christopher David Steadman does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.