Dr Richard Levy

Dr Richard Levy

MD FACC FESC FRCP

Cardiology

40 years of experience
27 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

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5
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4.89
Explanation
4.96

Top feedback

“Richard Levy puts you at ease and listens to you. All hospital investigations and follow ups were arranged promptly. Mary, his secretary, is one of the best I have encountered. She is quick to respond and organise everything. “
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Subspecialties

  • Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2460082
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £210

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

    52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
    124 reviews

    About

    Dr Richard Levy is a leading Consultant Cardiologist with a sub-speciality in Interventional Cardiology. The experienced physician provides first-class care with HCA Healthcare and held an NHS post at Wythenshawe Hospital (MFT).

    The renowned doctor graduated from St. Bartholomew's Hospital in London in 1978 with a Medical Degree before completing his specialist cardiology training at University College London, The Middlesex, The National Heart and St Bartholomews Hospitals. He was appointed Consultant in 1993 at Wythenshawe Hospital and was Director of Cardiology from 2001-2006. While here he was worked on the Greater Machester and Cheshire Cardiac Network, where he reconfigured cardiac services and was responsible for the service improvement. He was appointed as the National Clinical Lead for the Heart Improvement Programme to redesign the management of interhospital transfers, angina and percutaneous intervention, along with being a member of the Department of Health Clinical Advisory Group. Dr Levy was heavily involved in research and was a finalist in the British Cardiac Society's Young Investor Prize. He is accredited in general medicine and cardiology.  

    When not at work, Dr Levy enjoys spending time with his family. He keeps active by playing tennis, skiing, motoring and bridge.

    See www.levyhearthealth.com

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    Medical procedures

    • Electrocardiogram
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    Special interests

    • Heart Failure
    • Chest Pain
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Coronary Heart Disease
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    Education

    • Doctor of Medicine
    • Fellow of American College of Cardiology
    • Fellow of European Society of Cardiology
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
    • Member of British Cardiovascular Society
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    Reviews

    4.95 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
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    Cardiovascular disease
    14/27
    Cardiology
    9/27
    Atrial Fibrillation
    7/27
    Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
    6/27
    Palpitations
    5/27
    Aortic valve replacement
    1/27
    Bradycardia
    1/27
    Cardiac Investigations
    1/27
    Cardiac MRI
    1/27
    ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    1/27
    Heart Failure
    1/27
    Heart Scan
    1/27
    Heart monitoring and assessment
    1/27
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiac MRI ECG (Electrocardiogram) Heart Scan
    Richard Levy puts you at ease and listens to you. All hospital investigations and follow ups were arranged promptly. Mary, his secretary, is one of the best I have encountered. She is quick to respond and organise everything.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease
    Very good all round check up , excellent service .
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation
    Dr Levy is always very pleasant to deal with. He provides a high level of care and his vast experience is evident. I have complete trust in him.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Palpitations
    Have been under care of Dr Levy for over 20 years after my angioplasty. He has helped and directed me to be healthy and it has worked well
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    Patient seen for:
    Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) Cardiology
    Dr Levy has been speedy, reassuring and very professional. I have felt I am in good hands every time I have seen him.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease
    Understanding of my concerns and gave a clear way forward.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease
    Having seen Dr Levy for many years now I cannot speak highly enough of the professional and highly competent treatment I have always received
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    (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Palpitations Cardiology
    Very good, nice chap
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Palpitations
    He inspired confidence, competence and reassurance, gave helpful explanations and came back with additional advice after the consultation.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Atrial Fibrillation Heart Failure
    Dr Levy inspires confidence in me as a patient. He is highly professional. very efficient, while at the same time being friendly. He provides excellent advice and encouragement and is most helpful and ready to answer any questions. What more could you want?
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    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) Cardiology
    Highly professional manner and an excellent communicator
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    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation Cardiology Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
    Dr Levy is very knowledgable and always gives great guidance He takes time to explain the problem and what needs to be done to correct the situation
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease
    First rate in all areas
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    (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Cardiology
    I have visited Dr Levy on several occasions, He was very thorough in his assessment of my health condition, he explained my diagnosis in a way that I was able to fully understand, and he prescribed all the necessary medication. he also has a very calm manner about him. I would definitely recommend him.
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Cardiology
    Always feel reassured and treated professionally
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    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) Cardiology
    Dr Levy has a very friendly calming approach, he is very thorough which was very reassuring. Following tests I’m now back to my old self thanks to him
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Cardiology
    Professional but approachable which leads to a feeling of confidence in his opinions and judgement.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) Cardiology
    I believe he is extremely knowledgeable and I trust his judgement. He takes time to explain the issues involved and has a pleasant manner
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    Patient seen for:
    Cardiovascular disease Palpitations Atrial Fibrillation
    Very thorough and clear explanations.
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    Patient seen for:
    Atrial Fibrillation Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) Cardiac Investigations
    On my first visit to see Dr Levy, he understood my concerns and made me feel at ease and clearly explained the tests I should have. The subsequent tests were carried out and he quickly followed them up giving me the results which, thankfully, were encouraging
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