Dr Rajiv Rampat

Dr Rajiv Rampat

Cardiology 06053116

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  • Open Referral network
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Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Interventional cardiology


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  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Dr Rajiv Rampat is a Consultant in Cardiology at East Kent University Hospitals NHS trust (EKHUFT) with specialist expertise in the management of coronary heart disease. He is the lead for coronary angiography and angioplasty (stent insertion) in EKHUFT and the lead for primary angioplasty service for the region of Kent, which provides emergency treatment for patients diagnosed with heart attack. Dr Rajiv Rampat is passionate about delivering high quality care and possesses clinical expertise in all aspects of general cardiology including the investigation and treatments of heart rhythm disorders, heart failure, hypertension and valvular heart disease.

Dr Rampat received a full scholarship to study medicine at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and graduated with Merit and several academic prizes. He undertook his cardiology training in South London deanery. After completing his training, he undertook a fellowship at the prestigious Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris Sud under the supervision of Dr Chevalier, a world renowned interventional cardiologist in France.

Dr Rampat is the lead for cardiovascular research in East Kent. He is the principal investigator in several national and international cardiac trials. He has a MD in cardiac research and has published in major peer reviewed journals in cardiology. He is a member of the Cardiovascular European Research Center (CERC), which is the leading research organisation in cardiovascular disease in Europe.

Areas of interest

Chest pain; Angina; Heart attack; Coronary angiography; Coronary angioplasty (stenting);
Palpitations; Dizzy spell; Blackout; Collapse; heart rhythm disorder;
Breathlessness; Heart failure; Cardiomyopathy; Valvular heart disease; Leaking valves
Cardiovascular risk assessment; high blood pressure; high cholesterol;

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Procedures completed

  • K6581

    Coronary angioplasty following angiography with fractional flow study on the same day, +/- insertion of stent - femoral or brachial access - (1-5)

    KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

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