Dr Christopher Baker

Dr Christopher Baker

PhD, FRCP

Cardiology

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1 specialist

30 years of experience
18 years as a specialist

Subspecialty

  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3477441
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    234 reviews

    About

    Dr Chris Baker qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1990 and completed his PhD in Myocardial Hibernation and Stunning at the Hammersmith Hospital.

    He was trained in cardiology at the London Chest and St Bartholomew’s Hospitals and is on the specialist register for both Cardiology and General Internal Medicine.

    Dr Baker is an Interventional Cardiologist and a Consultant at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He performs hundreds of coronary and other cardiac procedures each year.

    He has a special interest in the management of patients with complex coronary arteyr disease including chronic total occlusions, heart disease in those who are also affected by kidney problems and percutaneous treatments for the mitral valve including Mitraclip implants. He runs a specialist clinic at the North West London Renal Unit.

    He performs a variety of cardiac procedures including treatments for complex coronary artery disease, structural heart problems, pacemaker implantation and heart valve abnormalities.

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    Medical procedures

    • Coronary angiography
    • Coronary intervention and stenting (angioplasty)
    • Chronic total occlusion (CTO) angioplasty and stenting
    • Cardiac biopsy
    • Single and dual chamber pacermaker implantation
    • Invasive assessment of valvular heart disease
    • Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair
    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
    • Invasive Assessment of Pulmonary Hypertension
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    Special interests

    • Treatment of complex coronary artery disease
    • Cardiorenal disease
    • Mitral valve disease, balloon mitral commisurotomy, edge to edge (Mitraclip) mitral valve repair
    • Cryptogenic stroke (stroke that occurs for no detectable reason)
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    Education

    • MBBS BSc Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School 1990
    • PhD in Myocardial Hibernation and Stunning Hammersmith Hospital 1995
    • FRCP
    • British Cardiac Society
    • European Cardiac Society
    • British Cardiac Intervention Society
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Cardiology

    Dr Michael Bellamy
    Dr Michael Bellamy
    Cardiology

    21-08-2020

    Dr Baker is a highly valued doctor and colleague who provides first class patient care. He is a very talented and skilled Interventional Cardiologist who is able to achieve excellent results in the most challenging of cases. I would have no hesitation in recommending him.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For procedures: coronary angiography, Coronary Stent Insertion
    Connection: Is a colleague

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