- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- General cardiology
- Structural/Heart failure
- Video and telephone consultations
I have been a consultant cardiologist for over 15 years and my current NHS practice is based at The Royal Brompton Hospital. I perform general cardiology clinics and have extensive experience in both advanced echocardiography and percutaneous coronary intervention. I have a particular interest in the assessment of chest pain,and shortness of breath. I routinely perform stress and contrast echocardiography, trans-oesophageal echocardiography, 3-D echocardiography. I have numerous publications in a broad range of cardiac conditions including coronary heart disease, valve disease and heart failure. I have a Doctor of Medicine qualification and Fellowships with the Royal College of Physicians, American College of Cardiology and European Society of Cardiology. I am also an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer with The National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College, London with active research interests.
Areas of interest
Assessment of chest pain and shortness of breath; cardiovascular risk assessment, coronary artery disease; hypertension; high blood pressure; heart failure; valve disease.; heart murmur; echocardiography.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Cardiologist and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, London, UK.
Advanced echocardiography, cardiovascular epidemiology, coronary artery disease, valvular disease, heart failure
Enjoy tennis and golf - playing and watching, world cinema, music and reading.
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians
Fellowship of the American College of Cardiology
Fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Native or bilingual
- Hindi - Conversational
- Urdu - Conversational
Over 100 peer-reviewed publications in prominent journals as cited in PubMed
Courses offered to GPs
Suspected cardiac chest pain - which test is best?
Stress echocardiography in clinical practice.
Contemporary management of hypertension.
Contemporary management of atrial fibrillation.
Cardiovascular disease prevention and risk assessment.
- Bachelor of Medicine University of Southampton 1986
- Doctor of Medicine University of Southampton 2000
- Membership of the Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians (London) 1991
Reference number 3129762
Details of entry to specialist register
- Rajdeep S Khattar , 2000
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology
Member of the British Cardiovascular Society
Member of the British Society of Echocardiography
Member of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
Member of the British Medical Association
- Bupa Cromwell Hospital, SW5 0TU
- 16:00 - 18:00
- 07484 037300
- Royal Brompton Hospital, London
- 15:00 - 17:00
- 07484 037300
- The Lister Hospital, Chelsea
- 09:00 - 13:00
- 07484 037300
Post treatment communication
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Dr RS Khattar
Mobile number 07789 813725