Dr Elizabeth Orchard



GMC number: 4551531

Practising since: 1998



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Dr Orchard is a cardiologist specialising in adult congenital heart disease, pulmonary hypertension, adolescent cardiology and obstetric cardiology.

Special interests

  • Congenital cardiology
  • Adolescent cardiology
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Maternal cardiology

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Contemporary epidemiology of infective endocarditis in patients with congenital heart disease: A UK prospective study.
Cahill TJ, Jewell PD, Denne L, Franklin RC, Frigiola A, Orchard E, Prendergast BD.
Am Heart J. 2019 Sep;215:70-77. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2019.05.014. Epub 2019 Jun 14.
PMID: 31299559 Clinical Trial.


Unusual coarctation repair with double lumen distal arch.
Hell MM, Orchard E, Westaby S, Myerson SG.
Eur Heart J. 2018 Mar 21;39(12):1038. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy019.
PMID: 29420728 No abstract available.


The management of cryptogenic stroke in pregnancy.
Orchard EA, Wilson N, Ormerod OJ.
Obstet Med. 2011 Mar;4(1):2-6. doi: 10.1258/om.2010.100027. Epub 2011 Mar 1.
PMID: 27579087 Free PMC article. Review.


Differential flow improvements after valve replacements in bicuspid aortic valve disease: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance assessment.
Bissell MM, Loudon M, Hess AT, Stoll V, Orchard E, Neubauer S, Myerson SG.
J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2018 Feb 8;20(1):10. doi: 10.1186/s12968-018-0431-5.
PMID: 29422054 Free PMC article.


The Use of Novel Oral Anticoagulants in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: A Single Center Experience.
Cheng K, Harrogate S, Orchard E.
Am J Cardiol. 2016 Jan 15;117(2):312-3. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.11.002. Epub 2015 Nov 11.
PMID: 26679425 No abstract available.


Ascending aortic dissection in a pregnant patient with neonatally repaired coarctation of aorta and bicuspid aortic valve.
Cassar MP, Shabbir A, Orchard E, Stirrup J.
BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Dec 29;12(12):e233367. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2019-233367.
PMID: 31888910 Free PMC article.


Partial atrioventricular septal defect presenting in a septuagenarian.
Zheng SL, Myerson SG, Orchard E.
Eur Heart J. 2016 Mar 14;37(11):917. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv172. Epub 2015 May 20.
PMID: 25994750 No abstract available.


The Mobile-Based 6-Minute Walk Test: Usability Study and Algorithm Development and Validation.
Salvi D, Poffley E, Orchard E, Tarassenko L.
JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2020 Jan 3;8(1):e13756. doi: 10.2196/13756.
PMID: 31899457 Free PMC article.


Fungal myocarditis in a preterm neonate.
Harris M, Ananth Narayan S, Orchard EA.
BMJ Case Rep. 2012 Nov 19;2012:bcr-2012-007174. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2012-007174.
PMID: 23166173 Free PMC article.


Reducing ionizing radiation doses during cardiac interventions in pregnant women.
Orchard E, Dix S, Wilson N, Mackillop L, Ormerod O.
Obstet Med. 2012 Sep;5(3):108-11. doi: 10.1258/om.2012.120006. Epub 2012 Jul 24.
PMID: 27582866 Free PMC article.


Use of captopril in paediatric congestive cardiac failure: early effects on blood pressure and renal function.
Orchard EA, Apps A, Wilson N.
Arch Dis Child. 2010 Jul;95(7):566-7. doi: 10.1136/adc.2009.167700. Epub 2010 Jun 7.
PMID: 20530146 No abstract available.


Niemann-Pick disease type B with severe coronary artery disease and early recurrence after coronary artery bypass grafting.
Orchard EA, Kempson D, Lindsay DC.
J Clin Lipidol. 2009 Feb;3(1):57-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jacl.2008.11.011. Epub 2008 Dec 9.
PMID: 21291790 No abstract available.


Prominence of the Eustachian valve in paradoxical embolism.
Vale TA, Newton JD, Orchard E, Bhindi R, Wilson N, Ormerod OJ.
Eur J Echocardiogr. 2011 Jan;12(1):33-6. doi: 10.1093/ejechocard/jeq100. Epub 2010 Sep 2.
PMID: 20813791


Chronic thromboembolic disease following pulmonary embolism: time for a fresh look at old clot.
McCabe C, Dimopoulos K, Pitcher A, Orchard E, Price LC, Kempny A, Wort SJ.
Eur Respir J. 2020 Apr 3;55(4):1901934. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01934-2019. Print 2020 Apr.
PMID: 32245771 No abstract available.


Endovascular stent placement is an acceptable alternative to reoperation in selected infants with residual or recurrent aortic arch obstruction.
Bentham J, Shettihalli N, Orchard E, Westaby S, Wilson N.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Nov 15;76(6):852-9. doi: 10.1002/ccd.22586.
PMID: 20506213


Breathlessness and new de-saturation in a patient with congenital heart disease: a time to thrombolyse or to seek specialist help?
Orchard EA, Picault N, Tsang V, Walker F.
BMJ Case Rep. 2012 May 30;2012:bcr0220125922. doi: 10.1136/bcr.02.2012.5922.
PMID: 22669868 Free PMC article.


Images in cardiovascular medicine. Partial congenital absence of the pericardium.
Scheuermann-Freestone M, Orchard E, Francis J, Petersen M, Friedrich M, Rashid A, Shore D, Myerson S, Neubauer S.
Circulation. 2007 Aug 7;116(6):e126-9. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.107.701599.
PMID: 17679622 No abstract available.


Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries presenting in a nonagenarian.
Orchard EA, Ormerod O, Myerson S, Westaby S.
Circulation. 2010 Aug 31;122(9):e441-4. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.919068.
PMID: 20805436 No abstract available.


Device closure of atrial septal defect during pregnancy for recurrent cerebrovascular accidents.
Orchard EA, Wilson N, Ormerod OJ.
Int J Cardiol. 2011 Apr 14;148(2):240-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2009.10.049. Epub 2009 Nov 25.
PMID: 19942309 No abstract available.


  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians

Other posts held

  • Oxford University Hospital Consultant Cardiologist

Insurers Dr Elizabeth Orchard works with

Dr Elizabeth Orchard works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Bupa Global
  • Cigna International
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


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

Dr Elizabeth Orchard does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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