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Dr Khalid Barakat has worked as an NHS and private consultant cardiologist for the last 10 years in Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and London. He treats all types of heart disease from palpitations and shest pain through to complex cardiac surgery and heart failure patients. His particular interests are in the implantation of stents (angioplasty) and transoesophageal echocardiography.
Areas of interest
Pacing (cardiology); Angioplasty; Coronary stenting; Sudden death syndrome (SDS); Heart failure; Interventional cardiology; Implantable defibrillator (ICD) implantation; Loop recorder implantation; Pacemaker implantation; Transoesophageal echo; Echocardiography; Stress echocardiography; Coronary CT angiography; Coronary angiography; Heart attacks (myocardial infarction); Angina (ischaemic heart disease; Coronary artery disease); Atrial fibrillation; Atrial flutter; Arrhythmias; Supraventricular arryhthmias (SVT); Ectopics; Dilated cardiomyopathy; Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HOCM); Valvular heart disease (mitral valve disease; Aortic valve disease); Persistent foramen ovale; ASD; VSD; Syncope; Presyncope; Chest pain; Shortness of breath; Palpitations; Faints and dizzy turns; Heart screening; Iinsurance medicals
Affiliations / memberships
British Cardiovascular Society
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
Heart Rhythm Society
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