Tagged: pacemaker


‘Broadchurch’ at St George’s!

News & events | 16 Feb 2015 | Tags: Broadchurch David Tennant filming health advice Olivia Colman pacemaker

On one overcast Saturday in September 2014 St George’s opened its doors to the crew and cast of ITV’s award winning drama, ‘Broadchurch’. The 30-strong crew arrived early in the morning and parked up their three lorries that were brimming with lighting, costume changes and location props – it was …


500,000th Pacemaker operation at St George’s

News & events | 23 Apr 2009 | Tags: biventricular ICD cardiac heart pacemaker

The 500,000th person in the UK to receive a life-saving heart pacemaker has had the procedure in the same London hospital that undertook the first implant more than 50 years ago. Karl Sidhu, 52, from Camberley in Surrey has had a biventricular ICD fitted, one of the latest generation of …