Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam

Dr Prapa Kanagaratnam

Cardiology

27 years of experience
16 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.75

Explanation

4.75

Top feedback

“Friendly. Explained in not too technical terms. Sent a copy report to me and to my GP very quickly. “
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Subspecialty

  • Electrophysiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4152633
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    Practices worked at

    London Heart Practice

    78 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7HJ
    3 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,550 reviews

    About

    Dr Prapa Kangarantnam is a well-respected Consultant Cardiologist with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. Additionally, he practices with HCA Healthcare offering prompt treatment at a time suitable to his clients. He specialises in the interventional treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and treats patients with palpitations, heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Dr Kanagaratnam was one of the first users of robotic ablation technology and throughout his career has used innovative and advanced technologies to offer first-class treatments and services. 

     

     Dr Kanagaratnam began his career at the prestigious Cambridge University graduating with a Medical Degree before completing specialist training in cardiology and electrophysiology at St Mary's Hospital in London. In 2002 he was awarded his PhD during which he won the British Cardiac Society Young Investigator Prize for his outstanding work. Following this, he received funding from the British Heart Foundation to continue his research and currently is involved in the research of atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia and robotic ablation. He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College, and regularly supervised students during PhD studies. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Pacemaker Insertion
    • Angiogram
    • Echocardiogram
    • ECG monitor
    • Inherited Cardiac Conditions
    • Heart Attack
    • Syncope
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation


    Procedures

    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • Echocardiogram
    • Pacemaker Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Heart Attack
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
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    Education

    • MA
    • MB BChir
    • PhD
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