The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

The tragic death of Consultant Cardiologist Dr George Ballard

4 August 2015

Dr Yvette Oade, Chief Medical Officer for Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust said:

“George’s tragic and untimely death has deeply shocked his friends and colleagues at our hospitals. He was an outstanding doctor with a quick sense of humour, who will be sorely missed by staff, patients and families across Leeds and the wider region.

“Our thoughts and sympathies are very much with George’s family at this sad time. We will all miss a very special friend and colleague.”