GRAHAM CASSEL was born in South Africa and has practised cardiology for more than 3 decades.
He is an Interventional cardiologist with extensive clinical experience. He pioneered many new modalities in his country including the first coronary stent; first drug eluting stent and used the TANDEM heart as first in man in 2000. Currently has a very busy private practice performing many coronary interventions and pacemakers…He is involved in many cath lab trials and registries involving investigation and treatment of new products.
Head of a heart transplant and LVAD unit at Milpark Hospital performing 20 transplants and 10 LVADS per year.
Faculty member of numerous local and international congresses, including ICI;PCR;TCT; Africa PCR and Crossroads.
Serves on many advisory boards of Interventional and drug companies.
He is married to Penny Cassel and has 4 children; one step-son and 5 grandchildren.