Dr Zachary Whinnett

Dr Zachary Whinnett

BM BS, BMED, SCI, MRCP, PhD

Cardiology

21 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.57

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4.57

Explanation

4.57

Top feedback

“He is honest and direct doctor . Very professional and experienced . Very reliable and trustworthy. Maybe need to improve his humour to make patient relaxed . But of course it is not important as a doctor “
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Subspecialties

  • Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
  • Electrophysiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4644853
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G
    963 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    919 reviews

    About

    Dr Whinnett is a cardiologist with a specialist interest in pacing, heart rhythm disturbances and heart failure. He performs ablation for atrial and ventricular arrhythmias and implantation of pacemakers including cardia resynchronisation devices and defibrillators.

    Dr Whinnett is an international expert in the field of cardiac pacemaker implantation and treatment of heart rhythm problems. He is frequently invited to present at the major international conferences. He regularly trains other cardiologists from around the world in advanced techniques for pacemaker implantation. 

    He leads a research program at Imperial College London which is focused on developing more effective treatments for people with heart rhythm problems. He has published many scientific papers in medical journals.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • pacemaker implantation
    • cardiac pacing
    • Atrial Fibrillation ablation 
    • Ablation to treat arrhythmia
    • Leadless pacemaker implantation
    • Pacemaker extraction
    • pacing and heart failure
    • cardiac electrophysiology 
    • atrial fibrillation 
    • ventricular fibrillation 
    • dizziness
    • loss of consciousness

     

     

     

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    Procedures

    • Cardiac Pacing
    • Pacemaker Surgery
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Calcium Coronary Score
    • Cardiac MRI
    • Cardiac Re-synchronisation Therapy
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • Catheter Ablation
    • Defibrillator Implantation
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • ECG Monitor
    • Echocardiogram
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
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    Special interests

    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Bradycardia
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Dizziness
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Low Blood Pressure
    • Palpitations
    • Tachycardia
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
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    Education

    Education:

    • University of Nottingham - BM.BS
    • Imperial College London - PhD

    Memberships:

    • European Heart Rhythm Association
    • Heart Rhythm Society
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    Reviews

    4.57 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.57
    Bedside Manner
    4.57
    Explanation
    4.57
    Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    1/7
    Atrial Fibrillation
    1/7
    Cardiac Pacing
    1/7
    Cardiomyopathy
    1/7
    Heart Muscle Disease/Cardiomyopathy
    1/7
    Pacemaker Surgery
    1/7
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    He is honest and direct doctor . Very professional and experienced . Very reliable and trustworthy. Maybe need to improve his humour to make patient relaxed . But of course it is not important as a doctor
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    Dr Whinnett provides clear explanations and makes time available for questions without ever feeling rushed. His approach is thoroughly professional and gives a high degree of confidence.
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    Wet professional and friendly at the same time. No reservations about having his treatment in future.
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    It was very important to listen to Dr Whinnett his opinion over the state of my health. I hope I understood clearly what he was explaining about my heart and its possibilities. I am very happy that I took this decision of seeing him private
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    Very helpful and professional. He explained everything in detail.
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    Thorough review with all options presented in an understandable manner
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    Hi I thought it was brilliant
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