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Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 17 specialists
27 years of experience
Foot & Ankle Surgery, Paediatric (Pediatric) Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Injury + 1 more

Mr Andrew Goldberg is renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in foot and ankle disorders. He is known for his non-interventional approach and treatment plans that keep in mind the patient's concerns and lifestyle. He works in a multidisciplinary setting, including podiatrists, physiotherapists, Pilates instructors and orthotists, which helps avoid surgery on more than 85% of patients he sees.

Mr Goldberg is fellowship trained and is a Visiting Professor in Trauma & Orthopaedics at Imperial College London. He runs large national clinical research studies to discover new and innovative treatments.

In 2011, Mr Goldberg was awarded an OBE by the Queen for services to Medicine. He is a sought-after international lecturer and is well-published in peer-reviewed journals.

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Urology
Recommended by 4 specialists
24 years of experience
Benign Prostatic Enlargement, General Urology, Urological Oncology

Christian Brown is a Consultant Urologist and works as part of the prostate robotic teams at King's and Guy's Trusts. Christian trained at King's College Hospital, University College Hospital, The Royal Marsden and The Royal College of Surgeons, in addition to other hospitals across the South East of England.

Christian Brown offers both general and specialist urological care. His general practice involves the assessment and care of general urological conditions including those of the kidney, bladder, prostate and male genitalia. He specialises in laparoscopic and robotic surgery including robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) and has performed over 1250 cases to date.

Christian Brown is a lecturer on various postgraduate courses within the University of London and in Europe. He has taught practical surgical skills to trainees and consultants both in the UK and overseas.


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Cardiology
Recommended by 10 specialists
26 years of experience
Preventative Cardiology, Heart Failure, Interventional Cardiology

Dr Brian Clapp is a Consultant Cardiologist and Senior Lecturer based at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and he also sees patients privately, including at The London Bridge Hospital. He provides a service in both general cardiology, including cardiovascular risk assessment and hypertension and specifically, interventional and structural cardiology. He has expertise in all areas of coronary intervention (angioplasty) including physiological and anatomical assessment of lesion severity. His experience also includes the assessment and closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale, including for cryptogenic strokes.

He has a further interest in the interaction between diving medicine and cardiology and is on the Health and Safety Executive register of secondary specialsts with an interest in diving. Dr Clapp attended medical school at Cambridge University and University College London and then undertook training in teaching hospitals around the capital. Through a British Heart Foundation Fellowship, he attained a PhD from the University of London based on research into links between inflammation and acute cardiac events, which is a continued research interest. He completed his specialist training in cardiology with particular emphasis on coronary and structural intervention in 2005.

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • CT Coronary Angiogram
  • Percutaneous closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale
  • Heart Attack
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Atrial Septal Defects
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ischaemic heart disease
  • Diving Medicine
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Cardiology
Recommended by 12 specialists
27 years of experience
Heart Failure, Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy, Congenital Heart Disease + 1 more

Professor Gerald Carr-White is a leading London consultant cardiologist. He specialises in conditions of the heart, including heart failure, inherited cardiac diseases, general cardiology including the assessment of palpitations, chest pain and valvular heart disease.

Professor Carr-White, the clinical lead for heart failure, and inherited diseases at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals, leading one of the largest services in the UK for the last 14 years; is now the medical director of the cardiovascular, respiratory and critical care unit at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS trust.

After qualifying from St George’s hospital with University of London honours in Medicine, Professor Carr-White trained in general medicine at the Brompton, Hammersmith and St Mary’s hospitals before becoming a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 1996. He then obtained a PhD in the mechanics of ventricular function from the Brompton Hospital in 2000, working with Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub and Dr Derek Gibson. His specialist cardiology training was at the Brompton and Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals. He obtained his higher certification in both cardiology and general medicine in 2006.

He has sat on the 2 main national leadership groups for cardiology helping develop regional and national guidelines and service specifications for NHS England and is currently one of 2 cardiologists sitting on the pan London oversight board for strategy, patient pathways and Covid management and recovery.

Professor Carr-White is currently the vice president for Cardiomyopathy UK, leading patient education events across the country, and is an elected member of the national association of inherited cardiac diseases. He is the network clinical lead for both King’s Health Partners and the NHS England South London Cardiac Network, coordinating patient pathways across a population of 8 million people. He is also the HCA national lead for heart failure.

Alongside his clinical work, Dr Carr-White is a Professor in heart failure and inherited diseases at King's College London, and lectures both nationally and internationally. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles in medical journals, in the fields of heart failure, inherited cardiac diseases, cardiac imaging and valve disease, and has been granted over 7 million pounds in research grant income.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Heart failure
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Cardiac imaging
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Genetic Cardiac Diseases 
  • Inherited Cardiac Conditions
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Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 6 specialists
21 years of experience
Hip Surgery, Sports Injury, Trauma Surgery

Mr Giles Stafford is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in hip surgery, in particular, Young Adult and Sports Hip Injuries. He qualified in 1999 from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, followed by training by Bart’s and The London. He then completed an orthopaedic training programme at the North West Thames Foundation School (Imperial College London). Subsequently, he completed Fellowships at UCLH, Norfolk and Norwich and Cambridge.

Mr Stafford is fully trained in hip and knee surgery and has had years of clinical experience adding to his field of expertise. His speciality includes hip arthroscopy and sports hip injuries and provides his expertise by teaching hip arthroscopy courses. Apart from his clinical work, he has published numerous peer-reviewed journals and regularly presents at conferences both nationally and internationally.

Mr Stafford works at Sport Hip London and works with Sports Physicians and Physiotherapists, allowing patients to receive the best possible care before and after surgery. He also believes in providing each of his patients a tailored approach in treating whichever hip injury they have. With a good understanding of the hip problem, the correct treatments can be selected for the patient.

He often uses specialist techniques called ‘Enhanced Recovery’ for patients who require a hip replacement, minimizing post-operative pain and complications. In addition, he uses 3D printed instrumentation and implants customised for his patients.

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General Surgery
Recommended by 2 specialists
30 years of experience
Breast Surgery

Prof. Kefah Mokbel is an internationally renowned breast cancer surgeon and researcher who specialises in the multidisciplinary care of patients with breast cancer. He is the lead oncoplastic breast surgeon at the London Breast Institute.

Following the completion of his undergraduate medical education in 1990 at the London Hospital Medical College (now known as Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London), Prof. Mokbel went on to pursue surgical training at the Royal Marsden, Charing Cross, Chelsea and Westminster, Saint Mary’s and St. Bartholomew’s hospitals, completing his higher surgical training as an oncoplastic breast surgeon in 2000. Over the years, Prof. Mokbel has won an impressive array of prestigious prizes, awards and honours during his education, training and postgraduate surgical career.

He qualified as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS, England) in 1994 and in 2000, he was granted the Master of Surgery degree by The Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine for his research in the field of molecular biology of breast cancer.

He was appointed as a substantive consultant breast surgeon at St. George's Hospital trust in February 2001 until November 2010 when he was appointed as an honorary consultant breast surgeon at St. George's Hospital.

In 2002, Kefah was appointed Professor of Breast Cancer Surgery (honorary) at Brunel University of London in recognition of his contribution to breast cancer research. In 2005, he was appointed as a Reader in Breast Surgery at St. George’s University of London in recognition of his outstanding and extensive research contribution in the field of breast cancer.

His clinical interests include the early detection of breast cancer, management of breast pain, rapid assessment of breast lumps, DCIS, LCIS, minimally-invasive breast surgery, nipple discharge, sentinel node biopsy, wireless breast localisation (Savi Scout, Magseed, and radiofrequency identification tags) oncoplastic breast surgery, skin-sparing and nipple-sparing mastectomy and immediate ADM/mesh-assisted implant-based pre-pectoral breast reconstruction, breast lipofilling/fat grafting, prevention of breast cancer, genetic predisposition, breast MRI, risk-reducing surgery for BRCA1, BRCA2 and PALB2 gene mutation carriers and the management of benign conditions including breast cysts, breast pain and fibroadenomas. He also has extensive experience in reconstructive and aesthetic/cosmetic breast surgery.

Among other interests, Kefah has been heavily involved in research in the field of molecular biology and the clinical aspects of breast cancer, as well as aesthetic breast surgery including breast reconstruction following mastectomy and augmentation mammoplasty using implants and fat transfer. He has authored or coauthored more than 400 scientific papers, commentaries, editorials, and textbook chapters.

He also sits on the editorial board for several international medical journals and is a peer reviewer for a number of leading medical journals including The Lancet. He has supervised and examined a significant number of postgraduate degrees (MD, MS, MSc) and PhDs.

He is the founder and current president of Breast Cancer Hope, a charity dedicated to “improving the quantity and quality of life in women diagnosed with breast cancer". He was featured in Tatler magazine’s Best Doctor’s Guide as one of the ‘Top Breast Surgeons’ in 2006, 2007 and 2013. He was also named in Times magazine's list of Britain's Top Doctors in 2010.

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Urology
Recommended by 4 specialists
7 years of experience
General Urology, Urological Oncology, Benign Prostatic Enlargement

Mr Greg Shaw is a Consultant Urological Surgeon based in London, UK. Following his graduation from St Bartholomew's Medical College in 1999 he later discovered an interest prostate cancer whilst undertaking an MD research degree at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. This interest was further explored when he completed a 4 year Lectureship at The University of Cambridge working in a world class research team and generating important findings from his research.

He then began his specialist urologist training in North London where he was later awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, during his time at Cambridge he developed an interest in robotic surgery which was consolidated through his Fellowship.

Mr Shaw implements his scientific training to deliver the latest evidence regarding prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment to ensure the best care for his patients suspected of having or proven to have diagnosis of prostate cancer. His services include the investigation of common problems such as blood in the urine, difficulty in urination, raised PSA levels and urinary tract infections. He diagnoses and treats patients with prostate and bladder cancer, implementing a wide range of biopsy approaches including transperineal and MRI guided, to diagnose prostate cancer. He also performs benign prostate surgery and inguino-scrotal surgery.

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Respiratory Medicine
Recommended by 6 specialists
21 years of experience
General (Internal) Medicine

Dr James Hull is clinical lead for the chronic cough and unexplained breathlessness services at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London. He has a specialist interest in helping address any breathing issues limiting physical activity.

Dr James Hull completed his undergraduate training in Exercise physiology and then Medicine from St George's Hospital Medical School in 2000. He then completed his specialist training in General and Respiratory Medicine in London and in 2010, completed his PhD in Physiology.

Between 2011-12 Dr James Hull was a National Institute for Health Research Clinical Lecturer and spent time at UCLA, Los Angeles.

He has worked as a Consultant Respiratory Physician at the Royal Brompton Hospital since 2012.

Dr James Hull's expertise includes chronic debilitating cough, persistent throat symptoms, unexplained shortness of breath, reasons for breathing problems during exercise.

He has also has specialist expertise in helping athletes with respiratory symptoms and is currently working with the International Olympic Committee and the English Institute of Sport, as a respiratory expert.

Here is a Q&A Dr James Hull conducted with HCA Healthcare UK - https://www.hcahealthcare.co.uk/facilities/institute-of-sport-exercise-and-health/james-hull-qa

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • laryngoscopy
  • exercise testing
  • lung function
  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Unexplained breathlessness
  • Exercise physiology
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Urology
Recommended by 5 specialists
14 years of experience
General Urology, Benign Prostatic Enlargement, Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) + 7 more

Rajesh Nair, FRCS (Urol.), FEBU, MSc. (Urol) is a Consultant Urological Surgeon appointed in 2017 at Guy’s and St. Thomas’. Nair has a sub-specialist interest in open, laparoscopic and robot-assisted surgery with a particular focus with bladder, kidney, prostate and testis cancer issues as well as reconstructive urological surgery.

Nair has done fellowship training in robotics, uro-oncology and reconstructive urology at St. George’s Hospital, Guy’s Hospital, London and the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Australia.

He specialises in Blood in the Urine, Urinary Tract Symptoms, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Testis Cancer, Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer, Urinary Tract Reconstruction, Minimally Invasive Surgery (Robotic and Laparoscopic), Open Surgery, Blue-light Cystoscopy and Intravesical Bladder Treatment Strategies in Bladder Cancer, Continent and Incontinent Urinary Diversion, Bladder and Kidney Preservation for Cancer, Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment, PUJ Obstruction, Robotic Pyeloplasty, Prostatitis, Testicular Pain. 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery (Robotic and Laparoscopic) & Open Surgery in Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Testis Cancer
  • Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer and Complex Urinary Tract Reconstruction
  • Haematuria (Blood in Urine)
  • Bladder and Kidney Preservation for Bladder and Kidney Cancer
  • Surgery for Benign (Non-Cancerous) Prostate Hyperplasia (Enlargement) 
  • Blue-light Cystoscopy and Intravesical Bladder Treatment Strategies for Bladder Cancer
  • Continent and Incontinent Urinary Diversion (Neobladder, Mitrofanoff, Ileal Conduit)
  • Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment
  • PUJ Obstruction and Robotic Pyeloplasty
  • Penile Surgery
  • Scrotal Surgery
  • Acute or Chronic Prostatitis (Prostate Inflammation)

 

 

  • Kidney cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Non-cancerous and cancerous prostate disease
  • Testis cancer
  • Upper tract urothelial cancer
  • Urinary tract reconstruction
  • Minimally invasive surgery (robotic and laparoscopic) and open surgery

 

 

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Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 3 specialists
27 years of experience
Bone Tumour Surgery, Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

Mr Rob Pollock specialises in the management of hip and knee conditions as well as bone and soft tissue tumours throughout the body. He is the Clinical Director of the Joint Reconstruction and Sarcoma Units at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital where he was appointed as a Consultant in 2004. His private practice is run at The Princess Grace and The Wellington Hospitals operated by HCA Healthcare UK.

Mr Pollock has extensive experience in first time and revision hip and knee replacements and limb salvage surgery for musculo-skeletal tumours.

Qualifying at University College London in 1993 with a first class honours degree, his orthopaedic training took place in various London teaching hospitals including UCLH, St Mary's and the RNOH. He then undertook fellowships in Sydney, Australia and Denver, USA where he gained experience in hip and knee replacement, arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery, and the management of bone tumours.

In 2008 he was awarded the prestigious American, British and Canadian (ABC) Fellowship by the British Orthopaedic Association. He spent six weeks visiting the premier orthopaedic clinics in North America and the experience he gained has been of great benefit to him and his patients.

He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and a member of the British Orthopaedic Association, British Hip Society, British Association for Surgery of the Knee, British Orthopaedic Oncology Society and European Musculo-Skeletal Oncology Society.

Mr Pollock has published over 90 research papers on joint reconstruction and bone cancer and regularly presents his work at national and international meetings. He enjoys teaching orthopaedic and is an instructor on many of the postgraduate courses at the RNOH. Mr Pollock has 7 clinical excellence awards related to his NHS practice.

In his spare time he is mostly found outdoors in the Chilterns with his young family enjoying cycling, running and walking his dog. He regularly competes in triathlons and in 2016 completed a full Ironman.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Partial and total knee replacement
  • Robotic assisted knee surgery
  • Hip replacement
  • Revision knee and hip replacement
  • Bone and soft tissue tumour surgery
  • Hips
  • Knees
  • Bone and soft tissue tumours
  • Metastatic bone disease
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