Dr Niket Patel is a foremost consultant interventional cardiologist based in London who specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular conditions. His areas of expertise lie in chest pain, breathlessness, interventional cardiology, advanced imaging, arrhythmia and heart failure.
Dr Patel's main goal is to deliver excellent care to his patients, putting them all at the heart of his decision-making process. His years' of training in London and Oxford has provided him with a wealth of expertise that allows him to expertly manage all diseases and conditions related to the heart. He also has a special interest in the area of cardiac intervention, which involves using minimally invasive procedures to diagnose and treat heart problems.
In addition to his consultancy role, Dr Patel is passionate about training the next generation of doctors. As a result, he is an honorary senior clinical lecturer and a cardiology module lead at University College London. He is also responsible for training specialist doctors in both cardiology and cardiac intervention.
Being actively involved in cardiac research positions him at the forefront of his medical field. Overall, he has authored over 50 scientific publication in peer-reviewed journals and is an investigator for numerous international trials. His principal areas of research are in coronary physiology, microvascular function, intra-coronary imaging and myocardial infarction.