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Dr Navin Mathias

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Veincentre Glasgow & Veincentre Edinburgh

NHS Base: Lanarkshire NHS Foundation Trust

GMC No: 5204034

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Dr Mathias is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist working at NHS Lanarkshire and based in Hairmyres Hospital. He specialises in all aspects of interventional radiology with an interest in vascular interventions and venous disease in particular.

He grew up in the Middle East, did his medical and surgical training in India before moving to the UK in 1999. He continued further training, obtaining the FRCS degree from Edinburgh. He then worked at the Royal Brompton and Harefield trust, one of the largest cardiovascular units in the UK for a year, where he developed an interest in Interventional Radiology. To pursue this field, he completed his training in Diagnostic Radiology at Newcastle upon Tyne and then obtained further specialist training by doing a 2-year fellowship in Interventional Radiology in Glasgow, Scotland.

He is a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (RCR), a member of the British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR), the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe (CIRSE) and the Society of Interventional Radiologists (SIR). He has published papers and presented posters at national and international meetings.

When not at work, his hobbies include reading, history, music, especially instrumental guitar and spending time with family and friends.

Professional Summary
Current Post Consultation Interventional Radiologist
Hospital University Hospital Hairmyres, NHS Lanarkshire
GMC Number 5204034
Qualifications MBBS 1995 Mangalore University
MS (General Surgery) 1998 Manipal University
FRCS Edinburgh (General Surgery) 1999 Edinburgh
FRCR (Radiology) 2006 Royal College of Radiologists
Fellowship in Interventional Radiology 2008 Glasgow
Ā Specialities Vascular, Radiology
First Year of Qualification 1995
Ā Languages Spoken English
Ā Registers with Health Insurers
Member of Royal College of Radiologists
British Society of Interventional Radiologists
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe
Society of Interventional Radiologists
Radiological Society of North America
Other professional interests
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm image-guided surgical proceduresĀ 
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease ā€“ Investigation and Management
  • Dialysis fistula access interventions
  • Complex venous access including PICC, Hickman lines and ports
  • Other venous interventions including stenting and embolisation.
  • Benign and malignant tumour embolisation including Uterine fibroids
  • Endovascular treatment of Aortic dissection
  • Endovascular treatment of mesenteric ischaemia and renal artery disease
  • Embolisation of acute haemorrhage – obstetric, trauma, cancer
  • Complex vascular imaging including Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Venography/angiography
  • Image guided biopsy and drainage procedures
  • Trauma imaging
  • Colorectal cancer imaging
  • Teleradiology provider for remote radiology access
  • Interventional Radiology clinics


Dr Mathias’ Veincentre Clinic Sessions

Veincentre Glasgow
Wednesday: 08.45 – 17.30
Thursday: 9:00 – 17:30
Veincentre Edinburgh
Wednesday: 9.30 – 17.00
Saturday: 9.45 – 17.00

Dr Mathias has committed to working at Veincentre on the above days. If your initial consultation is with Dr Mathias, all your future appointments will be with Dr Mathias. It is also important to note that your initial treatment and future appointments will be with Dr Mathias on a Wednesday or Thursday for Glasgow and a Wednesday or Saturday in Edinburgh.

During our busy periods, Dr Mathias may open up a list on another day, however, we cannot guarantee appointment dates on any other day than the above days.

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