Dr Brian Clapp

Dr Brian Clapp

MA, PhD, FRCP

Cardiology

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10 specialists

26 years of experience
16 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

4.98

Top feedback

“Dr. Clapp was excellent throughout my treatment. I would highly recommend him.“
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Subspecialties

  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4105291
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £160

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1917 reviews

    The Cardiac Clinic

    St Olaf House 27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    147 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    14:00 - 19:00
    Wed
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    Thu
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    Fri
    13:00 - 18:00
    Sat
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    Sun
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    About

    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

    Procedures

    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
    • Angioplasty
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • ECG Monitor
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
    • Cardioversion
    • Echocardiogram
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
    • Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair
    • Pressure Wire Study (Coronary Angiography)
    • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram
    • Valvuloplasty
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Chest Pain
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Angina
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Dizziness
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Atrial Septal Defects (ASD)
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Palpitations
    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Dyslipidaemia
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Failure
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Low Blood Pressure
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
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    Education

    • BA Hons - University of Cambridge (Sidney Sussex College) - 1991
    • MA - University of Cambridge - 1994
    • MBBS (Lond) - University College London - 1994
    • FRCP - Royal College of Physicians (London) - 2011
    • PhD - University College London - 2005
    • BCIS - British Cardiovascular Intervention Society 
    • BCS - British Cardiovascular Society 
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