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Wael Awad

Cardiology

35 years of experience
35 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4

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About

Mr Wael Awad is a highly experienced Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon who specializes in complex coronary artery bypass surgery, sutureless aortic valve replacement, mitral valve repair, and surgery of the intrathoracic aorta. He is the Lead Surgeon for the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation and Mechanical Heart Support Programmes at Barts Health NHS Trust.

Mr Awad graduated in Medicine from Imperial College, London in 1998 and trained in Cardiothoracic Surgery at prestigious teaching hospitals in London, including the Royal Brompton, The London Chest, Guy's, St Bartholomew's, and St Thomas" Hospitals. He trained with some of the leading and pioneering surgeons, including Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub, Professor Peter Goldstraw, and Mr John Wright. He was awarded a Doctor of Medicine Degree from the University of London in 1999 for his research on ischaemic preconditioning in the immature myocardium.

Mr Awad was appointed as a Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Barts & the Royal London NHS Trust in 2003, where he has outstanding clinical results, as confirmed by the UK Healthcare Commission. He also receives many referrals from the Middle East and travels nationally and overseas to train local surgeons.

He is a prolific researcher and has published extensively in leading medical journals such as Circulation, JAMA, The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, and the European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Mr Awad regularly presents at national and international conferences and has been recognized by the 'Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare' for his contributions towards Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Subspecialities

Cardiac Surgery, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

All procedures

  • Artificial Heart Valve Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Surgery
  • Heart Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Thoracic (Lung) Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
  • Atrial Septal Defects (ASD)

Languages

Arabic, English

Qualifications

MBBS MD FRCS Ed, FRCS Eng (CTh)

Registered with

General Medical Council: 3300181

Locations

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £300

New appointment: £250

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4 / 5

Personal care received

3 / 5

Explanation of care provided

3 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4

Reviewed By

Doctify