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  115 High Road


Essex IG10 4HJ

Tel: +44 (0) 208 508 7741

CARDIAC CENTRE “Detect & Protect”

“Here, you are treated as a person,
not just as a number”

David H. Dighton



David H. Dighton - Founder

David qualified as a doctor from The London Hospital Medical College, and practised as a general physician, and cardiologist for 53 years before retiring in 2019. He founded The Loughton Private Clinic in 1973, and the Cardiac Centre in 2000.

20,000 patients, over 46 years, were managed by him at The Loughton Clinic, with no clinical complaint received from any patient

After a BHF research fellowship at St George’s Hospital, London with Aubrey Leatham and Alan Harris he became a lecturer in general hospital medicine and cardiology at Charing Cross Hospital. He left to work as Chef de Clinique, Research Cardiologist and Assistant Professor in Cardiology at the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam.

He founded the Cardiac Centre in 1982 and his methods are still in use.