Dr Christopher Hayes



GMC number: 5200529

Practising since: 1998


Cardiology, General (internal) Medicine

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  • Weekly Monday PM
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Dr Hayes is a cardiologist specializing in electrophysiology and complex device implantation. He completed specialist training in cardiology and electrophysiology in Oxford followed by a fellowship  Bournemouth. He also spent some time training at renowned Dublin centre

He is skilled in all aspects of arrhythmia management including the diagnosis and treatment of palpitations and dysrythmias. He has a particular interest in pacing and in complex pacing for heart failure. 

He is also trained in echocardiography including transoesophageal echocardiography and diagnostic angiography.

Special interests

His main areas of interest are as follows:

  • Electrophysiology, 
  • Arhythmias, 
  • Palpitations, 
  • Atrial Fibrillation, 
  • Supreventriculat tachycardia, 
  • Atrial Flutter, 
  • Syncope, 
  • Collapse, 
  • Heart Failure, 
  • Valve disease, 
  • Chest pain, 
  • Shortness of breath, 
  • Heart block, 
  • Pacemakers, 
  • Defibrillators, 
  • Cardioversion, 
  • Echocardiography

Other interests

Other interest areas include:

  • Arhythmias, 
  • Heart failure, 
  • Ablation, 
  • Pacing, 
  • Defibrillators, 
  • Palpitations, 
  • Syncope, 
  • Echocardiography, 
  • Family screening, 
  • Sudden adult death syndromes, 
  • Atrial fibrillation, 
  • Atrial flutter, 
  • Cardioversion, 
  • Supraventricular tacycardia

Personal interests

Keen cyclist, tennis player, and skier

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Christopher Hayes at Nuffield Health

  • Echocardiogram
  • Event monitor
  • Assessment of all Aspects of Cardiology

Locations Dr Christopher Hayes works with

Related experience


  1. Control of hypertension improves the outcomes of therapies For paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation. Journal of Atrial fibrillation October 2014 
  2. A review of arhythmias in pregnancy. HRUK Editorials http://www.heartrhythmuk.org.uk/arrhythmias-in-pregnancy 
  3. Left Atrial Myxoma presenting as angina. New Zealand Medical Journal 13th May 2011 vol 124, No 1334 . 4th Author
  4. Safety of Atrial Fibrillation Ablation with novel multi electrode array catheters on warfarin a single centre experience. JICE March  2010 27(2) 117-122 1st Author
  5. Acute Aortic Dissection in the early post operative period after CABG.  Europen Journal of General Medicine 2010;7 218-220 3rd Author
  6. Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young. Commisioned by Heartwise (The Journal of the Irish Cardiac Society) published in the Spring Edition 2008 1stAuthor
  7. Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection of the left Circumflex artery causing cardiac tamponade and presenting as Atrial Fibrillation. A Case Report and review of the literature. Angiology November 1st 2007. 58(5) 630-635 1st author.


  • Member of Royal College of Physicians
  • British Cardiac Society
  • Heart Rhythm UK
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • European Heart Rhythm Society
  • British Society of Echocardiography

Insurers Dr Christopher Hayes works with

Dr Christopher Hayes works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Westfield Health WPA


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

Dr Christopher Hayes has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Dr Christopher Hayes has a third share in a Cardiac Echo Machine which he uses in clinic

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