Dr Amit Patel

Dr Amit Patel

MD FRCP AHEA

Respiratory Medicine

Recommended by  
2 specialists

18 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall
5
Bedside Manner
5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“Great rapport and bedside manner, excellent recall of previous appointments, well organised and efficient.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6029386
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £185

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1168 reviews

    About

    Dr Patel works as a Consultant Physician at King’s College Hospital where he is also Clinical Lead for Respiratory medicine. He is an experienced specialist in all aspects of Respiratory Medicine.

    Dr Patel lectures on areas of Respiratory Medicine and is actively involved as a lead in undergraduate teaching at King’s College Hospital. He is a member of various professional and specialist bodies, and continues to engage in research.

    Dr Patel graduated from King’s College London and undertook postgraduate training in Respiratory and General (Internal) Medicine in London at some of the country’s leading hospitals including King’s College Hospital, St Thomas’s Hospital and the Royal Brompton Hospital. 

    During his higher specialist training he went on to study for an MD in the Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology within King’s College London. His research work is published in high impact factor international journals and he is a collaborator on projects both nationally and internationally. His work has also been presented at major international symposia.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Spirometry


    • Lung cancer
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Breathlessness
    • Asthma
    • Coughs
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Pneumonia
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    • Intersitial Lung Disease
    • Pleural Disease
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sleep Apnoea
    • POST COVID lung disease
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    Special interests

    • Asthma
    • Breathlessness
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Emphysema
    • Lung Infection or Chest Infection
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Troublesome Cough
    • Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
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    Education

    • MD
    • FRCP
    • AHEA

     

     

     

     

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    COVID-19 - Rehabilitation and Recovery
    1/3
    Gastric Bypass
    1/3
    Weight Loss Medicine
    1/3
    Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery
    1/3
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    COVID-19 - Rehabilitation and Recovery
    Great rapport and bedside manner, excellent recall of previous appointments, well organised and efficient.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Gastric Bypass Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Medicine
    The doctor was amazing looked after me pre and post op, I’m happy with everything
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    He was very helpful
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Respiratory Medicine

    Professor Melvin Lobo
    Professor Melvin Lobo
    General (Internal) Medicine, Cardiology

    01-07-2020

    Dr Amit Patel is Clinical Lead for Respiratory Medicine at Kind's College Hospital and is a very highly regarded specialist in his field. He provides a first class respiratory opinion and a prompt and exceedingly reliable clinical service that patients have been very complimentary about. I have no hesitation in referring my patients who have respiratory symptoms to him.

    For specialty: Respiratory Medicine
    For conditions: Breathlessness, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Asthma
    Connection: I have referred patients to them
    Mr Irfan Syed
    Mr Irfan Syed
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    17-09-2020

    Dr Patel is an outstanding respiratory physician who sees many of my obstructive sleep apnoea and sinusitis patients. He is meticulous and reassuring, drawing excellent feedback from patients that I have referred to him. I would recommend him unreservedly.

    For specialty: Respiratory Medicine
    For conditions: Depression
    For procedures: Addiction, Postural Alignment
    Connection: Is a colleague

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