Dr Rodney Foale

Dr Rodney Foale

MBBS FRCP FACC FESC FCSANZ

Cardiology

51 years of experience
47 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

4.98

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Subspecialties

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

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 1726318
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £280

    Follow-up appointment: £210

    Practices worked at

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G 8BJ
    1,634 reviews

    About

    Dr. Rodney Foale is a Consultant Cardiologist at The Harley Street Clinic. His main clinical interests are general adult cardiology, arrhythmia, hypertension and percutaneous interventional treatment of coronary artery disease. He specialises in angioplasty - a procedure that can open up a blocked blood vessel in the arteries using a tiny stent.

    Dr. Rodney Foale was an Honours graduate from the University of Melbourne, Australia in 1971. He completed further training at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, before travelling to India to work in rural Madras and Kashmir. After a training programme based in the UK at the Hammersmith and Royal London Hospitals, he took up the Registrar's post at the National Heart Hospital. He then spent two years at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, USA before returning to his Senior Registrar's post at the Hammersmith Hospital in London. In 1985 he was appointed as Consultant Cardiologist at St. Mary's Hospital, London. He then became the Clinical Director of Surgery, which incorporates Cardiovascular Medicine and Intensive Care. He is also the Co-Director of the International Centre for Circulatory Health (ICCH) which supports research at St Mary's Hospital-Imperial College.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Angioplasty
    • Coronary Angiography
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Defibrillator Implantation
    • ECG (electrocardiogram)
    • ECG monitor (24 hours)
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • High Blood Pressure


    Procedures

    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • Echocardiogram
    • ECG Monitor
    • Angioplasty
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Heart Scan
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
    • Cardiac CT
    • Cardiac MRI
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram
    • Intravascular Ultrasound
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
    • Pressure Wire Study (Coronary Angiography)
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram
    • Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)
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    Special interests

    • High Blood Pressure
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Breathlessness
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Angina
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Bradycardia
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Dizziness
    • Fainting
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Failure
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Muscle Disease
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Long COVID
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Low Blood Pressure
    • Oedema
    • Palpitations
    • Pericarditis
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
    • Tachycardia
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
    • Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD)
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    Education

    Qualifications 

    MBBS Melbourne University 1971

    Memberships

    Royal College of Physicians 

    European Society of Cardiology 

    American College of Cardiology 

    Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 

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