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Richard Watkin

Cardiology

26 years of experience
26 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

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Doctify

About

Dr. Watkin is a Consultant Cardiologist with over a decade of experience in treating and investigating heart disorder symptoms related to cardiac conditions. He sees private patients at The Harborne Hospital.

Dr. Watkin obtained his primary medical qualification from the University of Birmingham and completed his basic and specialist cardiology training in the West Midlands. He earned his Medical Doctorate at the University of Birmingham following research on infective endocarditis. Appointed as a Consultant in 2009, he has also become an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Birmingham. He has been awarded a fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology for his contributions to cardiovascular health and scientific excellence.

Dr. Watkin is an accredited consultant appraiser and an examiner for the University of Birmingham Medical School alongside being a topic expert for NICE and a reviewer for the National Institute for Health Research.

Subspecialities

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

All procedures

  • ECG Holter Monitor
  • CT Coronary Angiogram
  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
  • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
  • Echocardiogram
  • Video Consultation
  • Blood Testing and Results Interpretation
  • Calcium Coronary Score
  • Cardiac Generator Replacement
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Cardiac Pacing
  • Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT)
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
  • Cardioversion
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • Heart Scan
  • Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Pacemaker Surgery

All conditions

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Breathlessness
  • Angina
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Palpitations
  • Fainting
  • Heart Valve Problems
  • Bradycardia
  • Dizziness
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Syncope
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dyslipidaemia
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Heart Muscle Disease
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Neurocardiogenic Syncope (Vasovagal)
  • Oedema
  • Pericarditis
  • Postural Hypotension
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Tachycardia
  • Unstable Angina
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Variable Blood Pressure
  • Ventricular Fibrillation

Languages

English

Qualifications

MD, MB ChB, MRCP, FESC

Registered with

General Medical Council: 4502018

Locations

Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2FQ

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Consultation Fees

New appointment: £220

Follow-up appointment: £160

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

Reviewed By

Doctify