Dr Brian Clapp

Dr Brian Clapp

MA, PhD, FRCP

Cardiology

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12 specialists

27 years of experience
16 years as a specialist
Video consultation
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.99

Bedside Manner

4.97

Explanation

4.99

Top feedback

“Great knowledge, great bedside manner and easy to talk to.“
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Subspecialties

  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4105291
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £160

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,521 reviews

    The Cardiac Clinic

    St Olaf House 27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    250 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    14:00 - 19:00
    Wed
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    Thu
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    Fri
    13:00 - 18:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
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    About

    Dr Brian Clapp is a highly regarded Consultant Cardiologist who offers care in both general cardiology and interventional and structural cardiology. Dr Clapp is based as a Consultant Cardiologist and Senior Lecturer at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, where he also provide private care. He also offers private services at The London Bridge Hospital. Dr Clapp has extensive experience and skill in all aspects of coronary intervention (angioplasty) and his experience includes the assessment and closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale, including for cryptogenic strokes.

    After graduating with an honours degree from the University of Cambridge in 1991, followed by a medical degree from University College London in 1994, Dr Clapp went on to complete extensive training in a number of teaching hospitals around London. He achieved a PhD from the University of London thanks to a British Heart Foundation Fellowship, during which his research focus was in the association between inflammation and acute cardiac arrest. In 2005, Dr Clapp completed his specialist cardiology training with a significant focus on coronary and structural intervention. Dr Clapp is also passionate about cardiac diving medicine and is even registered on the Health and Safety Executive Register as a secondary specialist with an interest in diving.

    Procedures

    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • ECG Monitor
    • Angioplasty
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Echocardiogram
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Aviation Cardiology
    • Cardioversion
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Health Assessments
    • Heart & Lung Health Assessments
    • Heart Scan
    • Myocardial Perfusion Scan
    • Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair
    • Pressure Wire Study (Coronary Angiography)
    • Transoesophageal Echocardiogram
    • Valvuloplasty
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Chest Pain
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Angina
    • Dizziness
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Palpitations
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Atrial Septal Defects (ASD)
    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Dyslipidaemia
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Failure
    • Heart Murmurs
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Low Blood Pressure
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
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    Education

    • BA Hons - University of Cambridge (Sidney Sussex College) - 1991
    • MA - University of Cambridge - 1994
    • MBBS (Lond) - University College London - 1994
    • FRCP - Royal College of Physicians (London) - 2011
    • PhD - University College London - 2005
    • BCIS - British Cardiovascular Intervention Society 
    • BCS - British Cardiovascular Society 
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