Prof. Gerald Carr-White

Prof. Gerald Carr-White

MBBS (Hons) 1993, University of London (St George’s Hospital)


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28 years of experience
15 years as a specialist
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  • Heart Failure
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
  • Preventative Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4012216
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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
    2,018 reviews

    The Cardiac Clinic

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

    Specialist's working hours

    12:30 - 18:00
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    08:00 - 19:00
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    Professor Gerald Carr-White, Consultant Cardiologist is currently situated in London working within the Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS trust. He is highly specialised in the treatment of heart failure, and inherited cardiac diseases, as is highly competent in general cardiology including the assessment of palpitations, chest pain and valvular heart disease. He is currently the Clinical Lead for hear failure and inherited disease and Medical Director of the cardiovascular, respiratory and critical care unit at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Trust.

    Professor Carr-White qualified in Medicine from St George’s Medical School, with UCL honours. He then proceeded to train in general medicine at Brompton, Hammersmith and St Mary’s hospitals, prior to his admission to the Royal College of Physicians in 1996. During his training he undertook a research degree in the mechanics of ventricular function and was awarded a PhD for his work in 2000, for his work alongside Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub and Dr Derek Gibson. Following this qualified from his Higher Speciality Training in 2006 in both Cardiology and General medicine.

    He is a very active member of the research community, holding the position of Professor in heart failure and inherited diseases at King’s College London. He is asked to lecture at many international institutions. He has a substantial publication history with over 120 peer-reviewed articles focused on heart failure, inherited cardiac diseases, cardiac imaging and valve disease. He has been able to secure over 7 million pounds for his research in grants.

    Currently, he is sat on 2 national leadership groups responsible for developing guidelines and service specifications for cardiology across the UK. He is also one of 2 cardiologists involved in the pan London Oversight Board which manages strategy, patient pathways and Covid management and recovery. He is also the VP for Cardiomyopathy UK, and elected member of the National Association of Inherited Cardiac Disease. Additionally, he works with both King’s Health Partners and the NHS England South London Cardiac Network as the Network Clinical Lead. HCA have also appointed him National Lead for Heart Failure. 


    • Echocardiogram
    • ECG Monitor
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Cardiac MRI
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Aviation Cardiology
    • Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
    • Cardioversion
    • Health Assessments
    • Heart Scan
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram
    • Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Heart Failure
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Palpitations
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Chest Pain
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Angina
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Muscle Disease
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Valvular Heart Disease
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    • MBBS (Hons) University of London 1993 (St. George's Hospital)
    • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians 2012
    • PhD - Mechanics of Ventricular Function 2000 (Royal Brompton)
    • Higher Certification in Cardiology and General Medicine 2006
    • Vice President - Cardiomyopathy UK
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