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The Wellington Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK

St Johns Wood, London, NW8 7JA

Prof. Rakesh Uppal | Cardiothoracic Surgery

Prof. Rakesh Uppal

BSc, MBChB, FRCS, FRCS (CTh)

Cardiothoracic Surgery

5.00

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42 years

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Languages

Swahili,English

Subspecialties

Cardiac Surgery, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

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General Medical Council: 2734118

Prof Rakesh Uppal is a Consultant cardiac and aortic surgeon at Barts Heart Centre and Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery at Barts and the London School of Medicine.He runs a busy tertiary cardiac surgical service with expertise in valve repair and is part of the aortic dissection team.

In the past he has been Clinical and Group Director for Cardiac, Renal, Vascular Services at Barts Health.

He is Lead for Surgical Research progamme at the Heart Centre . His research interests include renal failure following surgery, stem cell treatments for the failing heart and the genetics of cardiac disease. He spent 2 years at Duke, NC looking at right ventricular function.

As Director of Life Sciences for the university and trust he is helping to set up a large life sciences cluster in London bringing academia, clincians and industry to help to improve health outcomes and bring new therapies to bear.

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Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Mitral and Tricuspid valve repair
  • Surgery of the Aortic Root, Ascending Aorta and Aortic Arch
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting, CABG
  • Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid heart valve replacement
  • Atrial septal defect (ASD) repair
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General Medical Council: 2734118

All procedures

  • Coronary Artery Surgery
  • Heart Bypass Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement
  • Artificial Heart Valve Surgery
  • Atrial Septal Defect Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD)

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Overall experience

5.00

Personal care received

5.00

Explanation of care provided

5.00

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