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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Bernard Prendergast

Dr Bernard Prendergast

Consultant Cardiologist

Cardiology

Dr Prendergast joined Guys and St Thomas’ Trust in March 2015 as Director of the Cardiac Structural Intervention Programme. Before recruitment to London, he trained in Cardiology in Cardiff, Paris and Edinburgh and undertook Consultant posts at Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester (2001-2007) and the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford (2007-2015). He has extensive experience in all aspects of Cardiology, is a clear communicator and strongly advocates the involvement of patients and families in their care and treatment decisions. Dr Prendergast is a national and international key opinion leader and in frequent demand as a lecturer and speaker. He has been Honorary Secretary of the British Cardiovascular and Cardiovascular Intervention Societies, and Chairman of the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease. Research interests, which are delivered via collaborative links between London and Oxford, focus on the epidemiology and treatment of valvular heart disease and he is Course Director of EuroPCR London Valves, the world’s largest specialist meeting in valve intervention.

Special interests

Valvular heart disease: diagnosis and management, ischaemic heart disease: diagnosis and management, cardiac catheterisation, interventional cardiology (coronary angioplasty, stent implantation, balloon valvuloplasty, transcatheter aortic valve implantation), infective endocarditis: diagnosis and management (including in-patient care)

Consulting Address

Level 3 St.Olaf House

London Bridge Hospital

London

SE1 2PR

Consulting Sessions:

Tuesday EVE AD HOC, Thursday PM/EVE AD HOC, Friday AM/PM

Secretary:

Sue Ley

Telephone:

0207 234 2009

Fax:

0207 234 2019

Email:

GPLiaisonlbh@hcahealthcare.co.uk sue@grahamvenn.co.uk

Website:

Qualifications:

DM, FRCP, FESC

NHS Base:

St Thomas’ Hospital, London.