Dr Shaumik Adhya

Dr Shaumik Adhya

MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), MD(Res), FRCP, FHRS, CCDS, CEPS-AC

Cardiology

Recommended by 1 specialist
22 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

4.97

Explanation

4.92

Top feedback

“Excellent consultation - very clear and understanding of next steps “
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Subspecialties

  • Electrophysiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4650636
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,559 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    09:30 - 12:30
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    18:00 - 21:00
    Fri
    Not available
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    I am a Consultant Cardiologist based in London and Kent. 

    I have a special interest in the treatment of rhythm disorders of the heart and I believe in putting patients at the centre of their care.

    I feel that patients get the best result when treated by a specialist and I no longer treat patients who have chest pains or heart attacks.

    The most common symptom that my patients have is palpitations and this can range from an occasional flutter to a racing heart beat and shortness of breath.

    An area where I have developed a particular interest is in treating patients who have suffered the effects of chemotherapy on the heart.

    I believe in treating you as a whole and will work with you to get to the bottom of what is causing your symptoms. It is not always obvious at the outset as the tests that we perform in the clinic will just show a snapshot in time.

    This is why I have embraced the use of wearable technology and can help you to monitor your heart all of the time, not just in the consulting room.

    My patients always have access to me and my team and I have set up a private WhatsApp Heart Support Group where you can share your experiences and discuss things in a safe and closed environment.

    I want to provide accessible and convenient care and I undertake remote video, phone as well as face to face consultations in London and Kent. 

    I strive to ensure that I always have enough time to listen to you and am always happy to see any of my previous patients if there is a recurrence of their problems or if their symptoms have not improved.

    I am able to offer a range of treatments from advice around diet and lifestyle, through to medical treatments and on to more invasive procedures such as cardiac ablations, pacemaker and defibrillator implantation.

    I graduated with distinction from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’s School of Medicine in 1999, and trained in Cardiology in London and the South East. I researched the use of echocardiography to assess the effect of cardiac pacing and was awarded a research doctorate by Kings College London. I am accredited by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners in Cardiac Electrophysiology and Device therapy. I am a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society and the Royal College of Physicians.

    I am accredited by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners in both cardiac pacemakers/defibrillators and in adult cardiac electrophysiology.

    I am a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

    I practice at the Spire Alexandra Hospital, the Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery, the London Bridge Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospitals in London. My NHS practice is at Medway Maritime Hospital and at St Thomas’s Hospital, London.

    I am accredited by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners

    I am currently Principal Investigator on several multi-centre international clinical trials to bring cutting edge research to patients.

    Procedures

    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • Echocardiogram
    • ECG Monitor
    • Catheter Ablation
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Cardiac MRI
    • Defibrillator Implantation
    • Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)
    • Pacemaker Surgery
    • Cardiac Generator Replacement
    • Cardiac Pacing
    • Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy
    • Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT)
    • Cardioversion
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Palpitations
    • Breathlessness
    • Dizziness
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Bradycardia
    • Fainting
    • Heart Failure
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
    • Tachycardia
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
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    Education

    Primary Medical Qualification

    MB BS 1999 University of London

    Specialist Register entry date

    Cardiology From 04 Dec 2013

    Further Education/Training

    MBBS (Hons) Guy's, King's and St Thomas's School of Medicine, King's College London 1999

    MRCP (UK) Royal College of Physicians London 2003

    CCDS International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners 2009

    CEPS-AC International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners 2015

    MD(Res) King's College London 2016

    FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2017

    FHRS Heart Rhythm Society 2016

    Professional Memberships

    Royal College of Physicians London

    British Cardiac Society

    British Heart Rhythm Society

    European Heart Rhythm Society

    Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society

     

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