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Dr Clive LewisDr Clive Lewis

Consultant Cardiologist

Contact Details
Switchboard 01480 830541
Fax 01480 831315

For Transplant/Heart failure patients
Dawn Taylor
Tel: 01480 364538

For GUCH Service
Claire Pitcher
Tel: 01480 364499
GUCH Specialist Nurse: via switchboard bleep 117


Specialist Clinical Interests
Advanced Heart failure, Transplantation, Ventricular Assist Devices and Congenital Heart Disease.

Research Interests
Advanced Heart failure, Transplantation, Ventricular Assist Devices and Congenital Heart Disease.

Professional Profile
Dr Lewis joined Papworth from Great Ormond Street Hospital in 2006 and specialises in advanced heart failure, cardiothoracic transplantation, ventricular assist devices and adult congenital heart disease. He qualified in medicine from Cambridge University in 1993 and undertook clinical training at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital.

As part of a multi-disciplinary team, he supports the largest UK heart transplant programme and contributes to research publications in the field. He has a special interest in the health of young people and has developed and implemented a successful transition programme following cardiothoracic transplantation between Great Ormond Street and Papworth. Dr Lewis has also developed a new service at Papworth for adult survivors of congenital heart disease including transition from Addenbrooke’s Hospital paediatric cardiology. He also has a special interest in medical education and training and is currently Associate Lecturer and Senior Clinical Tutor, Cambridge University, Clinical Tutor at Papworth and clinical lead in Medical Education and Workforce.
Nationally, Dr Lewis has held a number of positions, including Council membership of the Royal College of Physicians of London, the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Training Committee member of the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board. With the Royal College of Physicians, he continues to develop education faculty nationally and internationally. Dr Lewis is also Deputy Medical Director.

Education and Training
1990 - BA Hons (Cantab)
1993 - MA (Cantab)
1993 - BChir (Cantab)
1994 - MB (Cantab)
1997 - MRCP (London)
2004 - PhD (Cantab)
2011 - FFICM
2012 - FRCP (London)

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies and university posts

Memberships include:
General Medical Council (registration number: 4015446)
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London.
Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine
British Cardiovascular Society
British Congenital Cardiac Association
British Society for Heart Failure
International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation

Recent and Important Publications
Kutty RS, Parameshwar J, Lewis C, Catarino PA, Sudarshan CD, Jenkins DP, Dunning JJ, Tsui SS. Use of centrifugal left ventricular assist device as a bridge to candidacy in severe heart failure with secondary pulmonary hypertension. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Noorani A, Vuylsteke A, Lewis C, Parameshwar J, Catarino P. A moribund athlete. The Lancet 2012; 380(9836): 74.

Mackay J, Arrowsmith J,  Lewis CJ. Core Topics in Cardiac Anaesthesia.  Cambridge University Press (2nd Edition, 2012). Chapter 44: Cardiac transplantation. ISBN: 978-0-521-19685-7.

Klein AA, Lewis CJ, Madsen JC (Editors). Organ Transplantation: A Clinical Guide. Cambridge University Press (2011). ISBN: 798-0-521-19753-3.

Yuan JXJ, Garcia JGN, Hales CA, Stuart R, Archer SL, West JB,  Lewis CJ, Klein A. Surgical Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease-associated Pulmonary Hypertension. Textbook of Pulmonary Vascular Disease. Springer (2010) Chapter 91: ISBN: 978-0-387-87428-9.

 Webb N, Harden P, Lewis C, Tizzard S, Walsh G, Wray J, Watson A. Building consensus on transition of transplant patients from paediatric to adult healthcare. Arch Dis Child 2010; 95: 606-611.

Berman M, Parameshwar J, Jenkins DP, Dhital K, Lewis C, Dempster K, Lincoln P, Sudarshan C, Large SR, Dunning J, Tsui SS. Thoratec implantable ventricular assist device: The Papworth experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Feb;139(2):466-473.

Costanzo MR, Dipchand A, Starling R, Anderson A, Chan M, Desai S, Fedson S, Fisher P, Gonzales-Stawinski G, Martinelli L, McGiffin D, Smith J, Taylor D, Meiser B, Webber S, Baran D, Carboni M, Dengler T, Feldman D, Frigerio M, Kfoury A, Kim D, Kobashigawa J, Shullo M, Stehlik J, Teuteberg J, Uber P, Zuckermann A, Hunt S, Burch M, Bhat G, Canter C, Chinnock R, Crespo-Leiro M, Delgado R, Dobbels F, Grady K, Kao W, Lamour J, Parry G, Patel J, Pini D, Towbin J, Wolfel G, Delgado D, Eisen H, Goldberg L, Hosenpud J, Johnson M, Keogh A, Lewis C, O'Connell J, Rogers J, Ross H, Russell S, Vanhaecke J; The International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the care of heart transplant recipients.  International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2010 29(8): 914-56.


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