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Professor Charles Knight
MA BMBCh MD FRCP
Cardiology
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SUBSPECIALTIES

Adult Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 3275704

LANGUAGES

english

About

Professor Knight trained at Cambridge and Oxford Universities and is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Managing Director of St Bartholomew's Hospital and Executive Director of the Barts Heart Centre, the largest heart centre in the UK.

Professor Knight has over twenty five years experience as a general and interventional cardiologist and sees patients with all types of cardiology problems.  He has performed over 4000 angioplasty procedures. His medical career has seen him pioneer non-surgical treatment for patients with heart muscle disease, (alcohol septal ablation) an accomplishment which sees his services attract patients from across the globe. He is active in research and has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers.

From 2008 to 2011 he was Honorary Secretary of the British Cardiovascular Society, the professional body for UK Cardiologists and other healthcare workers with an interest in cardiovascular medicine. He also led Cardiology training in London from 2008-13 and has served as an advisor to NICE.

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Medical Procedures

Alcohol Septal Ablation for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

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Special Interests

  • Interventional cardiology
  • Angioplasty
  • Chest pain
  • Coronary stenting
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Acute coronary syndrome (ACS)
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Education

MA University of Cambridge 1985

BM BCh University of Oxford 1988

FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2002

MD University of Cambridge 1999

Reviews

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

27-09-2016
Two months ago I was enlisted your help to enable me to have heart surgery at The London Heart Hospital. Thank you so very much for giving your time and expertise and I honestly wonder whether I would still have been alive without it. This is a small token of my appreciation.

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

27-09-2016
Thank you for giving my life back.

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