Dr Oliver Guttmann

Dr Oliver Guttmann

BA (Hons), MA (Hons), MBBS, MRCP, MD (Res)

Cardiology

Recommended by  
6 specialists

14 years of experience
5 years as a specialist
Video consultation
                            available

Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Dr. Oliver Guttmann, overall was such a professional excellent Doctor. He explain all &reassured all was ok & made sure I had all the test done to be 100 Percent sure I was all good. Amazing Doctor will recommend. “
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Subspecialties

  • Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6129851
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G
    626 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    681 reviews

    About

    Dr Oliver Guttmann studied at Cambridge and University College London, graduating with a first-class BA (Hons) in Neuroscience and merit in Medicine. He became a member of the Royal College of Physicians before completing his training in cardiology at the Heart Hospital, London Chest Hospital and the Barts Heart Centre. He obtained his MD (Res) for research in atrial fibrillation and stroke in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at University College London.

    Dr Guttmann now works as a Consultant Cardiologist at St Bartholomew's Hospital and Honorary Associate Professor at UCL. He consults in general adult cardiology and has a special interest in chest pain management and coronary interventions. Dr Guttmann also treats all patients with suspected or confirmed cardiomyopathies and has particular expertise in myocarditis and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Dr Guttmann also offers telephone and video consultations.

    Dr Guttmann also takes an interest in research and has published articles on inherited inflammatory heart disease, risk stratification in cardiomyopathy and outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention. 

     He is the Clinical Lead of the Coronary Care Unit at Barts Heart Centre. He also edits proposals for Cochrane Heart and is a member of the working group on pericardial and myocardial disease of the European Society of Cardiology and the Finance Committee of the British Cardiovascular Society.

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    Medical procedures

    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Angioplasty
    • Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Calcium Coronary Score
    • Cardiac MRI
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • Catheter Ablation
    • Catheter Ablation
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • ECG Monitor
    • Echocardiogram
    • Endomyocardial Biopsy
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Chest Pain
    • Palpitations
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Angina
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Muscle Disease
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
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    Education

    Qualifications

    • BA (Hons) - University of Cambridge 2002
    • MA (Hons) - University of Cambridge 2005
    • MBBS - University College London 2005
    • MRCP - Royal College of Physicians 2008
    • Dr.med - Ludwig-Maximillians-University, Munich, Germany 2008
    • MD (Res) - University College London 2015

    Memberships

    • AICC - Association for Inherited Cardiac Conditions
    • ESC Working Group for Pericardial and Myocardial Diseases
    • British Cardiac Society
    • British Medical Association
    • Medical Defence Union
    • Royal College of Physicians
    • British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Palpitations
    15/78
    Chest Pain
    14/78
    High Blood Pressure
    5/78
    Angina
    4/78
    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    4/78
    Cardiac MRI
    3/78
    Cardiology
    3/78
    Cardiomyopathy
    3/78
    ECG Monitor
    3/78
    Heart Attack
    3/78
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    3/78
    Atrial Fibrillation
    2/78
    Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Scan (cardiac MRI)
    2/78
    Dizziness
    2/78
    ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    2/78
    ECG (electrocardiogram)
    2/78
    Echocardiogram
    2/78
    Heart Muscle Disease
    2/78
    24 hour blood pressure monitor
    1/78
    Angiogram
    1/78
    Angioplasty
    1/78
    Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
    1/78
    CT Coronary Angiogram
    1/78
    Coronary Stent Insertion
    1/78
    ECG monitor (24 hours)
    1/78
    EKG, 24hr ECG & BP, Stress ECG
    1/78
    Heart Failure
    1/78
    Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
    1/78
    Interventional Cardiology
    1/78
    Miopericarditis
    1/78
    Regurgitation
    1/78
    Right bundle branch block
    1/78
    Swollen Legs
    1/78
    Video Consultation
    1/78
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    Sort by:
    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Swollen Legs
    Dr. Oliver Guttmann, overall was such a professional excellent Doctor. He explain all &reassured all was ok & made sure I had all the test done to be 100 Percent sure I was all good. Amazing Doctor will recommend.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Palpitations
    Very good experience. Straight to the point and with as many clear expanations as one could wish for.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Palpitations Chest Pain
    Dr. Guttmann was extremely welcoming and understanding from the very beginning. He showed great interest and compassion in my problems as well as great knowledge and understanding of the steps needed to be taken moving forward. I would definitely recommend him as I am extremely thankful to him for his help and support.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Palpitations
    From the get go Dr Guttmann was extremely kind and attentive to my condition which was really helpful considering I was very anxious and confused. He immediately explained the process of tests to me, what they would be looking for and what the likelihood was of finding anything, calming me down straight away. And when my tests all came back good, he was probably more enthusiastic than me and had some great advice on my further treatment options. Overall, it has been a really good experience with Dr Guttmann and I would highly recommend him to anyone else looking for a good cardiologist.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Miopericarditis Chest Pain
    Excellent!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Palpitations
    Dr Guttmann was professional, sympathetic and extremely reassuring, would be very happy to recommend him
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    EKG, 24hr ECG & BP, Stress ECG ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    I needed a timely consultation and subsequent tests after an issue at work. Dr Guttmann and the team were fantastic. Their whole approach was helpful, speedy and efficient. Everything was well explained and I left feeling reassured and calmer. I have already recommended Dr Guttmann to my work colleagues.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    High Blood Pressure
    Professional and reliable consultant.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Regurgitation ECG (Electrocardiogram) Echocardiogram
    Excellent experience. 5star
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Coronary Stent Insertion CT Coronary Angiogram ECG Monitor
    Very friendly and assuring, remarkably professional. I felt that my heart was in good hands
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 6 doctors for:
    6

    Cardiology

    Dr Tabish Saifee
    Dr Tabish Saifee
    Neurology

    02-05-2021

    Dr Guttmann is an excellent clinician and is very approachable with a great bedside manner. I would highly recommend him as a cardiologist.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Pressure, Coronary Artery Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Chest Pain
    For procedures: CT Coronary Angiogram, Echocardiogram, ECG Monitor, Angioplasty, Coronary Stent Insertion
    Connection: I have looked after their patients
    Dr Graham Cole
    Dr Graham Cole
    Cardiology

    02-05-2021

    Tremendously capable colleague who is particularly expert in heart muscle and coronary disease. A kind and thoughtful cardiologist who is very popular with patients and colleagues alike - easy to see why. Recommended for a wide variety of cardiological problems.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Heart Muscle Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Coronary Artery Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Chest Pain
    For procedures: CT Coronary Angiogram, Echocardiogram, ECG Monitor, Angioplasty, Coronary Stent Insertion
    Professor Melvin Lobo
    Professor Melvin Lobo
    General (Internal) Medicine, Cardiology

    18-06-2020

    Dr Guttmann is an experienced general cardiologist who has specialised in heart muscle diseases. He provides a first rate clinical opinion allied to a very caring yet professional approach. All the patients I have referred to him have reported an excellent interaction in which careful assessment and thorough explanation are always undertaken.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Congestive Heart Failure
    For procedures: Coronary Angiography
    Connection: I have referred patients to them
    Dr Afzal Sohaib
    Dr Afzal Sohaib
    Cardiology

    19-06-2020

    Dr Guttmann is a trusted authority on heart muscle disorders. I always find his advice on this sub-specialist group of patients informative and useful. He has an excellent manner with patients. All my colleagues also speak very highly of him!

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Congestive Heart Failure
    For procedures: Angioplasty
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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