Dr. Aseem Malhotra

  • Primary Specialty

    Cardiology

  • Qualifications

    MBChB. | MRCP.

  • Clinical Interests

    General Cardiology, Preventative Medicine, Personalized Cardiac Care, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Hypercholesterolaemia, Hypertension, South Asian Population and Heart Disease, Cardiovascular Assessments

  • Location
  • Professional Profile and Experience

    Dr Aseem Malhotra is a Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Lister Hospital, Stevenage. He practices privately from our offices in Harley Street where is available for second opinions as well as general cardiology consultations. In addition to his clinical work, Dr Malhotra is heavily involved with the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges in shaping the future of healthcare delivery in UK.

    Dr Aseem Malhotra graduated from University of Edinburgh. He trained in General Cardiology and gained sub-specialty training in intervention within the North West Thames London Deanery working at the world famous Harefield Hospital. He has incorporated his medical training with population-based research and he wrote multiple academic publications that helped influence healthcare policy in UK. He is a frequent expert commentator in print and TV.

    The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges utilizes expertise from all the Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties and it drives improvement in health and patient care through education, training and quality standards. Dr Aseem Malhotra’s Academy role to date has involved the provision of a clinical perspective and input into the work of the Academy, undertaking specific projects and activities on behalf of the Academy in relation to health policy and speaking on behalf of the Academy externally on agreed issues.

  • Awards, Prizes and Recognitions

    Here are some of the latest awards, prizes and recognitions of Dr Aseem Malhotra:

    • Academic Excellence Award- British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (BAPIO)- 2014
    • Henry Schein Leadership Award for Young Doctors- British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (BAPIO)- 2014
    • “BME Pioneer” Health Services Journal- 2014
    • “BME Pioneer” Health Services Journal- 2013
    • Top 10 “Super Smart Set” London Evening Standard 1000 Power list – 2014
    • “Food Hero” Children Food Campaign- 2013
    • “Health Hero” Globe, Silver Star Diabetes Charity- 2013

Dr Aseem Malhotra strongly believes in patient information and personalized healthcare.

He has over 30 articles published in the Guardian, Observer, Daily Mail, Telegraph, BBC online, Huffington Post, Daily Mirror, Mail On Sunday and Sunday Times. He has numerous TV appearances on BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Channel 4, Sky News and internationally on CNN and Fox News. He is often invited to discuss his BMJ commentary on the link between saturated fat and heart disease as well as his views on ‘too much angioplasty’, sugar intake, obesity, diet, over diagnosis and overtreatment to name a few subjects only.

Dr Aseem Malhotra’s main areas of non-clinical work covered in 2014, have included the organization of seminars for NHS England CEO, Simon Stevens, on “Delivering New Models of Care”, and Improving the Health of NHS Staff in relation to the Five Year Forward view. He also wrote the executive summary and co-authored a report on International Hospital Standardized Mortality Rates for Professor Sir Bruce Keogh.