Dr Paul Scott

Dr Paul Scott

MBChB, BMedSci, FRCP, DM

Cardiology

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3 specialists

20 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall

4.94

Bedside Manner

4.96

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Very Please pleased with explanation. Explained in a way that was understandable and how we can proceed. Very Happy Thank you “
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Subspecialties

  • Electrophysiology
  • General (Internal) Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4704157
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £242

    Follow-up appointment: £165

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1543 reviews

    About

    Dr Paul Scott is a Consultant Cardiologist based at the London Bridge Hospital and BMI Blackheath. His NHS base is King’s College Hospital. He sees patients with all types of general cardiology problems with particular expertise in heart rhythm disorders. He has more than 17 years cardiology experience.

    His areas of clinical interest include the interventional treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, treating patients with palpitations, heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Much of his work involves catheter ablation, including atrial fibrillation ablation. In addition, he implants pacemakers and cardiac defibrillators, including cardiac resynchronisation therapy for heart failure patients.

    Dr Scott qualified in Medicine at the University of Birmingham in 2000. Following this, he undertook general medicine and general cardiology training in Cambridge and Southampton. He completed a Doctorate degree at the University of Southampton in 2012. He finished his training with cardiac rhythm fellowships at the University Hospital Southampton, the Royal Jubilee Hospital, in the University of British Columbia, Canada, and Hammersmith and St Mary’s Hospitals in London. Dr Scott joined the specialist register for Cardiology in 2012. He was appointed as Consultant Cardiologist at King’s College Hospital in 2013.

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    Medical procedures

    • Echocardiogram
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Calcium Coronary Score
    • Cardiac Pacing
    • Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • Cardioversion
    • Catheter Ablation
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Pacemaker Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Palpitations
    • Angina
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Dizziness
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Neurocardiogenic Syncope (Vasovagal)
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
    • Tachycardia
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
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    Education

    Educational qualifications

    • MBChB
    • BMedSci
    • DM
    • FRCP

    Membership

    • Royal College of Physicians, BCS, BHRS and EHRA
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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Echocardiogram
    21/70
    Atrial Fibrillation
    17/70
    Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    11/70
    Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
    10/70
    ECG Monitor
    9/70
    ECG (electrocardiogram)
    8/70
    CT Coronary Angiogram
    7/70
    ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    7/70
    24 hour blood pressure monitor
    6/70
    Cardiology
    5/70
    Cardiac Investigations
    4/70
    Chest Pain
    4/70
    Palpitations
    4/70
    Bradycardia
    2/70
    Catheter Ablation
    2/70
    Tachycardia
    2/70
    14 days heart monitor
    1/70
    Angina
    1/70
    Atrial Flutter
    1/70
    Calcium Coronary Score
    1/70
    Cardiovascular disease
    1/70
    Enquiry about possible
    1/70
    Exercise Stress Test
    1/70
    Follow up from an ECG at a work medical.
    1/70
    Heart Failure
    1/70
    Myocarditis
    1/70
    Radio frequency ablation
    1/70
    Stopping anti-coagulant treatment before surgery
    1/70
    Stress Echocardiogram
    1/70
    Sustained VT with history of syncope
    1/70
    consultation and cardio stress echo
    1/70
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation
    Very Please pleased with explanation. Explained in a way that was understandable and how we can proceed. Very Happy Thank you
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Angina
    Very thorough questioning and examination. I felt very relaxed with Dr Scott. Explained everything. Didn’t rush. Very happy.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Enquiry about possible Palpitations
    Dr Scott was clear and thorough in his explanation and went to great pains to reassure and advise.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Stopping anti-coagulant treatment before surgery Atrial Fibrillation
    Felt Dr Scott understood my AF situation and gave clear guidance on withholding my anti-coagulant for three days before surgery - ie from tomorrow Tuesday.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    Great explanations and description tailored to my level of understanding and curiosity
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Echocardiogram
    Dr Scott provided an excellent synopsis of my situation and was thorough in his examination, and explanation of the tests results.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    ECG (Electrocardiogram) CT Coronary Angiogram Chest Pain
    Very knowledgeable and thorough. Patiently explained the procedure, potential causes.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat) ECG Monitor Echocardiogram
    Excellent. Polite. Clear and attentive. Explained possible reasons for my condition and followed up with a thorough and clear diagnosis.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    Dr Scott was always very clear and thorough when he explained my situation. I felt quite reassured by his professionalism
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    consultation and cardio stress echo Stress Echocardiogram
    Very friendly, professional and clear. Would definitely recommend.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Cardiology

    Professor Dorota Dworakowska
    Professor Dorota Dworakowska
    Endocrinology

    17-11-2020

    Dr Scott is an amazing and enthusiastic cardiologist that I have pleasure to work and support patients in private sector. I refer to him on the regular basis and can recommend him without any hesitation. He is not only a thorough clinician but also puts his patients well being first beyond anything else.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Loss of Consciousness (Syncope), Dizziness, Tachycardia, Bradycardia, Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    For procedures: Echocardiogram, ECG Monitor, Exercise Stress Test, ECG (Electrocardiogram), Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy, Cardiac Pacing, 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor, Catheter Ablation, Cardioversion
    Connection: I have referred patients to them
    Dr James Harrison
    Dr James Harrison
    Cardiology

    17-08-2020

    Dr Scott and I have worked together in the NHS and private sector for a number of years. He has great expertise in the management of heart rhythm disorders, including catheter ablation and pacemaker implantation. He is an extremely thoughtful clinician, whose opinion and treatments I value for my patients.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Bradycardia, Atrial Fibrillation, Palpitations, Loss of Consciousness (Syncope), Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    For procedures: Pacemaker Surgery, ECG (Electrocardiogram), Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy, Cardiac Pacing, 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor, ECG Monitor
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Ian Webb
    Dr Ian Webb
    Cardiology

    17-08-2020

    I have worked with Dr Scott in both the NHS and private sectors for a number of years now. He is a highly respected Clinician and leading Electrophysiologist in London. He has always provided an outstanding service for my patients, and I am very happy to recommend him for Doctify.

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Bradycardia, Atrial Fibrillation, Palpitations, Loss of Consciousness (Syncope), Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    For procedures: Pacemaker Surgery, ECG (Electrocardiogram), Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy, Cardiac Pacing, 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor, ECG Monitor

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