A renowned and patient-orientated cardiologist with over 20 years of experience, Dr Van Der Watt is the medical director of Watford General Hospital. His specialties include angina, heart failure, fitting pacemakers and other heart and lung-related disorders.
At first, Dr Van de Watt specialised in internal medicine in South Africa and then moved to the UK in 1995 to specialise in cardiology. He is now a consultant cardiologist, as well as the Medical Director at Watford General Hospital and his private practice is based at the Spire Bushey Hospital. Some of the various treatments he carries out at the Spire hospital include cardiomemo recording, stress electrocardiogram, pacemaker implantation and cardiac MRI scan, among others. He also has a clinical interest in interventional cardiology, echocardiography, pacing and general cardiology.
He accepts patient visits both at his private and NHS clinics, is a member of numerous boards in his field such as the European Cardiac Society and the British Cardiac Society, and considered invaluable to the field of cardiovascular disease.