Dr Punit Ramrakha

Dr Punit Ramrakha

BM BCh (Oxford), MA (Cambridge), FRCP (UK), PhD (London)

Cardiology

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1 specialist

29 years of experience
19 years as a specialist
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Subspecialties

  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Preventative Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
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Registered with

  • Royal College of Physicians: 55384
  • General Medical Council: 3500008
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    Practices worked at

    London Heart Practice

    78 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7HJ
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    About

    Dr Punit Ramrakha is a Consultant Cardiologist with over 20 years of experience. He specialises in coronary heart disease, hypertension, arrhythmia, blackouts and dizziness, heart failure, and valve disease. He is a skilled interventional cardiologist with broad expertise. His attention to detail and passion for results strengthens his performance across procedures, from coronary angioplasty with stents (including complex treatments such as rotablation and shock wave therapy) as well as structural heart interventions (ASD and PFO closure), and pacemaker implantation.

    Punit graduated from Cambridge and Oxford Universities with 1st class honoursand was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist in 2002. His NHS practice is at the Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trusts. He as been the Clinical Director of Medicine at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, the Clinical Lead for Cardiology and is currently the Clinical Lead for Heart Failure in Buckinghamshire.

    in 2005, Dr Ramrakha founded the Cliltern Hills Heart Clinic, Buckinghamshire's first private cardiology clinic. The clinic has been inspected by the Care Quality Commission several times and has passed each time with flying colours. In 2020, he co-founded the London Heart Practice, to provide excellence in cardiac care even in the time of coronavirus pandemic.

    Dr Ramrakha is also well established in the scientific research community, authoring various medical textbooks, such as the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine, Oxford Handbook of Cardiology, as well as peer reviewed journals. His research interest is in vascular biology and clinical application of new and digital technologies such as the unique patient app HeartHealth (Hearthealth.org.uk).

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Angiogram 

    Arrhythmia (e.g. Atrial Fibrillation) 

    Blackouts and dizziness 

    Breathlessness 

    Cardiac Rehabilitation 

    Chest Pain (Angina) 

    Cholesterol (Hyperlipidaemia) 

    Diabetic heart disease 

    Echocardiogram 

    Heart Failure 

    Heart Health (Wellbeing) 

    High Blood Pressure 

    Holes in the Heart 

    Pacemaker 

    Palpitations 

    Stents / Angioplasty 

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    Medical procedures

    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Angioplasty
    • Calcium Coronary Score
    • Cardiac MRI
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • Cardiac Shock Wave Therapy (CSWT)
    • Cardioversion
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • ECG Monitor
    • Echocardiogram
    • Endomyocardial Biopsy
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Heart Bypass Surgery
    • Heart Scan
    • Intravascular Ultrasound
    • Pacemaker Surgery
    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
    • Pressure Wire Study (Coronary Angiography)
    • Rotablation (Coronary Arteries)
    • Valvuloplasty
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    Special interests

    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Angina
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Septal Defects (ASD)
    • Autonomic Mediated Syncope
    • Bradycardia
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Dizziness
    • Dyslipidaemia
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Failure
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Muscle Disease
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Neurocardiogenic Syncope (Vasovagal)
    • Palpitations
    • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
    • Tachycardia
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
    • Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD)
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    Education

    Education

    BMBCh

    MA

    PhD

    Memberships

    Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

    British Cardiac Intervention Society

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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Cardiology

    Mr Neil Haldar
    Mr Neil Haldar
    Urology

    05-10-2020

    Dr Ramrakha is the best cardiologist I know

    For specialty: Cardiology
    For conditions: Heart Muscle Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), Valvular Heart Disease, Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD), High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Heart Valve Problems, Heart Murmurs, Unstable Angina, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Loss of Consciousness (Syncope), Dizziness, Tachycardia, Pulmonary Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure, Cardiomyopathy, Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Heart Attack, Atherosclerosis, Angina, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), Long QT Syndrome, Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat), Low Blood Pressure, Heart Failure, Cardiovascular Disease
    For procedures: CT Coronary Angiogram, Calcium Coronary Score, Pacemaker Surgery, Myocardial Perfusion Scan, Echocardiogram, ECG Monitor, Exercise Stress Test, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cardiac MRI, ECG (Electrocardiogram), Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing, 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
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