Nijjer, Dr Sukhjinder /

Dr Sukhjinder Nijjer, MBChB MRCP PhD

Consultant Cardiologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust; President, Royal Society of Medicine, Cardiology

Dr Sukhjinder Nijjer, MBChB MRCP PhD, is a Consultant Cardiologist specialising in Coronary Intervention. He is a Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Imperial College London and works at the Hammersmith Hospital. He is the President of Cardiology at the Royal Society of Medicine and is the Communications Lead for the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society.

He has expertise in coronary physiology and has published widely in the field in highly ranked peer-reviewed journals including the New England Journal of Medicine and The Lancet. He was part of the team that developed iFR and iFR-pullback and has been part of seminal trials including DEFINE-FLAIR, ORBITA and SYNTAX-II. He has lead the field in the development of precision PCI and the use of Co-Registration for Coronary Intervention. He has published widely in the field and conducted major international randomised controlled trials.