Valentina Puntmann


25 years of experience
25 years of experience



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Dr Valentina Puntmann is a highly qualified and experienced cardiologist who specializes in the early detection and treatment of cardiac problems that can lead to heart failure. She has a special interest in non-ischaemic inflammatory cardiomyopathies, hypertrophic and hypertensive heart disease, and provides comprehensive multidisciplinary cardiac treatment to patients suffering from chronic conditions such as systemic lupus erythematosus or chronic infections like HIV.

Dr Puntmann's educational background includes graduating top in her year from the University of Ljubljana in 1999, completing her clinical training in the United Kingdom and Germany, and receiving her PhD in cardiovascular pharmacology in 2004. She has also undergone training in cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging at the German Heart Institute in Berlin.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr Puntmann is a passionate educator and has held several teaching positions at top universities, including Honorary Lecturer at Imperial College London, Senior Lecturer at King's College London, and Clinical Associate Professor at the University Hospital Frankfurt. She is also a DZHK Principal Investigator with the German Heart Foundation, which allows her to contribute to research and development in the field of cardiology.


Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy, Preventative Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine, Rheumatology

All procedures

  • Cardiac MRI
  • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
  • CT Coronary Angiogram
  • Calcium Coronary Score
  • Cardiac CT
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
  • ECG Holter Monitor
  • Echocardiogram
  • Exercise Advice
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • Health Assessments
  • Heart & Lung Health Assessments
  • Heart Scan
  • Lung Function / Spirometry
  • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Chest Pain
  • Long COVID
  • Breathlessness
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidaemia
  • Fainting
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Heart Muscle Disease
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Palpitations
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tachycardia
  • Unstable Angina


German, English



Registered with

General Medical Council: 6046527


Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH

  • Monday:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Video Consultation

Call to book a video consultation

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £200

Follow-up appointment: £132


Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5



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