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Rakesh Sharma

Cardiology

29 years of experience
29 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.99

Reviewed By

Doctify

About

Dr Rakesh Sharma is a highly qualified and experienced Consultant Cardiologist based at Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, where he is also the clinical lead for cardiology and cardiac sarcoidosis. His key specialist areas of expertise include heart failure, arrhythmias, hypertension, advanced pacing (including implantation of biventricular pacemakers and defibrilltors), cardiac sarcoidosis and cardio-oncology.

In 1995, Dr Sharma graduated with triple honours from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital Medical School, after which he embarked upon postgraduate training at a number of tertiary centres across London. The British Heart Foundation awarded him a fellowship to study a PhD in cardiology at the National Heart and Lung Institute based at Imperial College London. His outstanding research granted him the prestigious Young Investigator Prize from the American Heart Association.

Dr Sharma remains actively involved in research, and participates in research programmes focused in heart failure, cardiac sarcoidosis and complex device therapy. He has published widely in the field of cardiology, as the author of over 100 peer-reviewed articles, including original papers, reviews, abstracts, editorials and book chapters. He is also regularly invited to share his research and expertise at national and international conferences.

Subspecialities

Electrophysiology, General (Internal) Medicine, Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy

All procedures

  • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
  • ECG Holter Monitor
  • Video Consultation
  • Cardiac Pacing
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
  • Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardioversion
  • Pacemaker Surgery

All conditions

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Chest Pain
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Dizziness
  • Bradycardia
  • Heart Valve Problems
  • Palpitations
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
  • Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Heart Muscle Disease
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Long COVID
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Unstable Angina
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Variable Blood Pressure

Languages

Hindi, Urdu, English

Qualifications

BSC, MB BS, MRCP, PHD

Registered with

General Medical Council: 4208321

Locations

27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR

  • Thursday:
    2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Video Consultation

Call to book a video consultation

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £250

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.99 / 5

Personal care received

4.98 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.98 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.99

Reviewed By

Doctify