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Dr David Beckett
Dr David Beckett
MBBS FRCR FCPhleb
Radiology
25 reviews+ Add review

About

Dr David Beckett is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist. He specialises in treating venous disease using minimally invasive techniques including pelvic congestion syndrome and varicose veins.

Dr Beckett completed his MBBS at St George’s University and graduated in the year 2000. After completing his foundation training he went on to speciality training in Radiology at hospitals in the Birmingham and Sheffield areas. Dr Beckett then supplemented his specialist training as an Endovascular Fellow in Sheffield before taking up his role of Consultant Interventional Radiologist in 2008 at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

In 2010 Dr Beckett joined the team at The Whiteley Clinic. Since then he has been using the Whiteley Protocol® to manage all aspects of venous disease in his patients including minimally invasive procedures under local anaesthetic and advisory consultations.

As well as his commitment to treating patients Dr Beckett has contributed extensively to the further research and development of vascular disease treatments and is keenly involved in the training of doctors, particularly regarding pelvic congestion syndrome. In his spare time he is a keen kite-surfer and loves to travel.

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Medical Procedures

  • Endovenous ablation under local anaesthetic
  • Minimally invasive vascular procedures
  • Pelvic vein embolisation

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Special Interests

  • Venous disease
  • Pelvic congestion symdrome
  • Varicose veins

Education

Qualifications:

  • MBBS (St George's University, 2000)
  • FRCR
  • FCPhleb

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4.9

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4.9

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4.9

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Very competent, professional and friendly. Couldn’t have asked for a better consultant to treat my varicose veins.
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23-07-2019
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Very professional
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20-07-2019
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Excellent
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20-07-2019
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Great. Amazing work

Dr David Beckett

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18-06-2019
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The treatment was very pain free and I was kept informed all through the procedure

Dr David Beckett

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11-06-2019
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Very friendly bedside manner. Ran through all the details and made sure I was OK throughout the process.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for leaving a 5 star review of Dr Beckett. He appreciated hearing the feedback. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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08-06-2019
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Dr Becket was both professional and friendly. He explained what he was doing and why. I appreciated him talking to me after the procedure and also explaining to my husband how I might feel in the following few days.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for the kind comments. I really appreciate your feedback.
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08-06-2019
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Very good

Dr David Beckett

Thank you. Dr. Beckett appreciates hearing your feedback. Thank you for taking the time to leave your 5 star review. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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11-05-2019
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Everything seemed to go well and all was calm. I didn’t experience much pain.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for that lovely comment and thank you for taking the time to review Dr Beckett. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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11-05-2019
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Dr Beckett was very helpful he was able to explain the cause of my condition in a manner which I was able to understand, he explained the procedure to me in full which enabled me to make an informed choice about my treatment. During the procedure I found Dr Beckett to be very skilled resulting in little pain during and after the procedure. I was very pleased at how well the procedure went.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for taking the time to share your patient journey with Dr. Beckett at The Whiteley Clinic. It is important to us that our patient's have a great experience and feel comfortable during treatment. Thank you for leaving a wonderful review. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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23-04-2019
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Utterly impressed by his persona and expertise

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for that lovely comment and thank you for taking the time to review us. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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09-04-2019
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Dr Beckett is extremely professional, personable and good at putting you at your ease during the medical procedure. All very efficient and painless.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for the nice comments about Dr Beckett. We are delighted you had a painless experience here at The Whiteley Clinic. Thank you for leaving the review. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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09-04-2019
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A very good doctor who came across as as very calm relaxed and knowledgeable who made the whole procedures an excellent experience for me.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you so much for your feedback. It lovely to hear about your experience. Thank you for leaving a nice review. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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09-04-2019
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Dr Beckett had a lovely manner. He explained what was going to happen and communicated throughout the procedure. Post op Dr.Beckett explained that he was happy with how the procedure had gone.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for that lovely comment and thank you for taking the time to review us. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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04-04-2019
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Dr Becket has removed my varicose vein and I am very happy with the result, will be back in the future, for my other leg, if I need too. Thanks again.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for the kind feedback of Dr Beckett. We are delighted that you will come back to see us in the future, if needed. Thank you for taking the time to review us. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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02-04-2019
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Exquisite professional and person

Dr David Beckett

Thank you for your lovely feedback. Our staff will be delighted with your comments and so will Dr Beckett. Thank you for taking the time to review us. With best wishes, The Whiteley Clinic.
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12-03-2019
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Fantastic and knowledgeable. Felt confident in his hands.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you so much. I am delighted you felt confident in my hands
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12-03-2019
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Highly professional and very approachable in any questions regarding procedure

Dr David Beckett

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09-03-2019
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Very patient and professional

Dr David Beckett

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09-03-2019
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Very pleasant gentleman. Very professional

Dr David Beckett

Thank you. I am delighted you have received very professional treatment.
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05-03-2019
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Very good at explaining the procedure and understanding when I was in pain!

Dr David Beckett

Thank you very much for taking time to give me some feedback. I really appreciate your comments and hope your pain subsides soon.
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23-02-2019
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Very helpful

Dr David Beckett

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23-02-2019
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Excellent service. Everything was explained perfectly.

Dr David Beckett

Thank you. I really appreciate your feedback.
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23-02-2019
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The nicest chap!

Dr David Beckett

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19-02-2019
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Excellent work and extremely useful I think he is the best

Dr David Beckett

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19-02-2019
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Peer Recommendations

David is a very talented interventional radiologist who has become internationally renowned for his work on Pelvic Vein Embolisation for Pelvic Congestion Syndrome and Pelvic Venous Reflux. He has also mastered the other varicose veins techniques used in The Whiteley Protocol - Microwave, endovenous laser, TRLOP, phlebectomy and foam sclerotherapy. David has a great rapport with patients and staff and is one of the easiest doctors to speak to. He is a great colleague to work with and his patients give him great reviews.
For specialty: Radiology
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BY dr Ajay Pankhania

11-04-2019
Excellent phlebologist. Very skilled in the management of pelvic venous reflux and helped fine tune my skills in this area.
For specialty: Radiology
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BY dr Andrew Willis

15-04-2019
Dr David Beckett and I trained in Interventional Radiology together in Birmingham. We are now colleagues at The Whiteley Clinic in London. His expertise in the minimally invasive treatment of venous conditions is vast and David has been my principal trainer in Pelvic Vein Embolisation (PVE), a procedure in which he is a world leading expert.
For specialty: Radiology
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BY mr Omar Abu-Bakr

13-04-2019
Dr. David is a great doctor and very nice person.. He is a very highly prepared doctor with a huge experience in Phlebology
For specialty: Radiology
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BY mr Gabriele Bertoni

12-04-2019
David Beckett is a great guy. Easy to talk to and always ready help. He is the lead interventional radiologist of the Whiteley Clinic and is most proficient in vein treatments. He is the go to guy for any pelvic vein related condition.
For specialty: Radiology
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