Manchester’s Foremost Cardiovascular Specialists

World-class cardiac surgeons providing clinically advanced surgical treatments in the heart of Manchester.

Masters in Minimally Invasive Procedure

Our specialists are experienced at performing complex cardiac surgeries using the latest minimally invasive techniques.

A Leading Authority on Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Our Adult Congenital Disease team specialises in the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of these complex diseases.

Cutting-Edge Facilities

Our Adult Congenital Disease team specialises in the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of these complex diseases.

Pioneers in Beating Heart Surgery

Our surgeons were some of the first to successfully perform off-pump cardiac surgery and have perfected the technique over our many years.

TAVR Innovators

We specialise in carrying out minimally invasive Transcatheter Aortic and Mitral Valve Replacements.

Tele-MDT ©

Our multidisciplinary teams are available to advise cardiac care practitioners across the globe, either over the phone or via Skype.

Emergency Aortic Surgery

We provide 24 / 7 / 365 emergency services for type A disection.

Endoscopic Vein Harvesting (EVH)

More than 90% of our patients receive scars smaller than 1 centimeter.

Manchester Cardiac Surgeon – Prof Haris Bilal

Prof H Bilal is a consultant Cardiothoracic & Aortovascular surgeon. He provides care at Shifa International Hospital Islamabad and Manchester Royal Infirmary in Manchester. Our specialized surgical team was the first in Pakistan to provide Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (MIDCAB) in Pakistan. He also worked at Manchester Royal Infirmary setting advanced complex aortovascular services. We have always ensured that patient safety and quality of care remain our primary concerns. This has allowed us to secure a consistently high rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) as well as NHS England & JCIA accreditation at Shifa International Hospital.

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Procedures

Prof Haris Bilal specializes in performing minimally invasive cardiac surgery, also known as ‘keyhole’ heart surgery. These procedures are preferable to conventional open heart surgery, as they minimize risk, pain, and recovery time. However, superior surgical expertise is required to ensure the success of such delicate procedures. Our surgeons have collectively performed over 20,000 cardiac surgeries, while maintaining an exceptionally low mortality rate, making them exceedingly competent at carrying out even the most complex procedures.


Our Cardiovascular Specialists

Our surgeons have over 45 years of combined experience in providing exceptional care for sufferers of cardiovascular disorders. Having completed their training at some of the world’s most reputable medical institutions, our team brings their international surgical expertise to patients in the Greater Manchester area.

Our Quality Commitment

Highest Medical Standards

Our consultant ensures excellent short- and long-term results by providing excellent clinical care, before, during and after any surgical procedure.

Patient-First Philosophy

Our ability to ensure a successful recovery is based on our commitment to keeping patients front of mind throughout the entire process.

Health & Safety

Our surgeons aim to minimise the risks involved in undergoing any cardiac surgery by ensuring that all safety protocols are strictly adhered to.

Honesty & Integrity

Our cardiac specialists always treat patients kindly, fairly and with the utmost respect. They make sure to openly discuss all risks beforehand.