Dr Richard Best: Cardiology
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Dr Richard Best

Cardiology

 

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About me

Qualified at Cambridge and St Thomas’ Hospital

Heart Transplant Physician at Papworth, Cambridge

Consultant Cardiologist, General Physician and Director of intensive care in Regional Medical Centre, Pennsylvania (elected FACC FCCP)

Consultant Cardiologist Burnley Hospital and East Lancashire Hospitals and lead in Cardiology, before moving to Airedale in 2010.

Consultant Cardiologist at Airedale Hospital, Yorkshire, and BMI Gisburne Park Hospital, Gisburn

Examiner for Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh.

Elected Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, the European Society of Cardiology, the American College of Cardiology and the International College of Chest Physicians.

Areas of interest

Chest pain; Coronary heart disease; Hypertension; Heart failure; Valvular heart disease; Arrhythmias; Echocardiography; ECG and stress testing

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Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed Conditions treated

  • 20110

    ECG (including reporting) - (5-50)

  • 64300

    Echocardiography (including reporting) as sole procedure - (1-5)

  • 20132

    Exercise or dobutamine stress echocardiography (including ECG and reporting) - (1-5)

  • AA889

    Bupa clinics follow up consultation - (1-5)

Conditions treated

  • 40100

    Hypertension, Essential | High Blood Pressure; Hypertension

  • 78500

    Cardiovascular System, Symptoms Involving | Heart Murmur, Innocent; Lymphadenopathy; Palpitations; Shock, Without Mention of Trauma; Swollen Glands; Tachycardia, Unspecified

  • 42700

    Cardiac Dysrhythmias | Irregular heart beat; Arrhythmia; Atrial Fibrillation; Atrial Flutter; Atrial Tachycardia; Bradycardia; Heart Murmur; Heart Rhythm Disorders; Paroxysmal Tachycardia; Tachycardia, Atrioventricular; Tachycardia, Sinus; Tachycardia, Ventricular; Ventricular Fibrillation; Ventricular Flutter

  • 78650

    Chest pain, unspecified | Chest

  • 42900

    Ill-Defined descriptions and Complications Heart Diseases | Cardiomegaly; Cardiovascular Disease, Unspecified; Heart Disease, Ill Defined; Myocardial Degeneration

  • 41100

    Other Acute And Subacute Ischaemic Heart Disease | Coronary Failure; Coronary Insufficiency

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