Azfar Zaman

Freeman Hospital and Newcastle University and Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Newcastle, UK

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Professor Azfar Zaman is a Consultant interventional cardiologist at Newcastle’s Freeman Hospital specialising in ischaemic heart disease, aortic stenosis and diabetes associated coronary heart disease.

He is also an Honorary Clinical Professor of Cardiology at Newcastle University.

Professor Zaman joined the Newcastle Hospitals in 2001 and was awarded Honorary Professor of Cardiology by Newcastle University in 2013.

Following graduation at Leeds Medical School, Professor Zaman completed postgraduate training in cardiology at regional centres in Leeds, London and Cardiff. He was a Fulbright Scholar and British Heart Foundation International Fellow in 1998 to study vascular biology at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York.

Articles by Azfar Zaman

An Update on Anti-thrombotic Therapy Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Expert Cardiologist Opinion from a UK and Ireland Delphi Group

Azfar Zaman, Bernard Prendergast, David Hildick-Smith, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology 2023;18:e13.

Angiographic and Procedural Characteristics in Frail Older Patients with Non-ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome

Benjamin Beska, Hanna Ratcovich, Alan Bagnall, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology 2023;18:e04.

ORBITA: What Goes Around, Comes Around… Or Does It?

Matthew Jackson, Azfar Zaman,

Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2018;13(3):135–6.

Anticoagulant Therapy for Acute Coronary Syndromes

Eunice NC Onwordi, Amr Gamal, Azfar Zaman, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2018;13(2):87–92.