- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- General cardiology
- Structural/Heart failure
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr Barbagallo qualified in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Catania, Italy, in 2003, with the highest academic score achievable (110 cum laude). She completed her specialist cardiology training at the Postgraduate School of Cardiology, University of Catania, Italy and was awarded the Diploma of Specialist in Cardiology in October 2007, with the highest academic score achievable (30 cum laude). She was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals (BTUH) NHS Foundation Trust in 2010. She was elected Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians London in 2013 and was awarded Level 3 Clinical Excellence Awards in 2017.
Dr Barbagallo is an enthusiastic, competent and experienced Cardiologist, treating adult cardiac conditions and practising at a consultant level for the past 13 years.
She regularly sees adult patients in her NHS clinic, at the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, where she is also involved in the management of patients admitted with acute cardiac conditions, along with treating adult patients in her private practice, at the Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital.
Dr Barbagallo strongly believes in holistic patient centred care, which she successfully practices.
Areas of interest
Adult cardiology (from 17 years old); arrhythmias; valve disease; heart failure; transthoracic echocardiography; stress (pharmacological and exercise) echocardiography; transoesophageal echocardiography; cardiac MRI with and without pharmacological stress; external cardioversion.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Cardiologist with special interest in imaging and heart failure at Basildon Hospital and the Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, Mid and South Essex Hospitals Group
Clinical Excellence Award level 3
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Italian - Native or bilingual
- FRCP London Royal College of Physicians London 2013
Reference number 7013160
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of Royal College of Physicians London
Member of the British Medical Association
Member of the Medical Defence Unit
Member of the British Society of Echocardiography
Member of the British Cardiovascular Society
Member of the British Heart Failure Society
Member of the British Heart Valve Society
Member of British Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
Member of the European Society of Cardiology
- The Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital
- 14:00 - 17:30
- 07875 391880
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
N/A as I don’t perform procedures generating that type of urgent queries.