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Best Respiratory (Chest) Doctors in London, UK

39 results found for 'Respiratory Medicine' in London, UK

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
Recommended by 1 specialist
22 years of experience

Dr Shafick Gareeboo is a Consultant Respiratory Physician based in London, UK. He has a specialist interest in general medicine, respiratory medicine and lung cancer.

After completing his medical training at the University of Aberdeen, Dr Gareeboo then moved to London and began research into the genetics of sarcoidosis at the Royal Free and Royal Brompton Hospital. Following this he undertook his specialist training in respiratory and internal medicine working in North-West London including; Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust. He later went on to complete an MSc in respiratory medicine from Imperial College and has numerous peer-reviewed publications.  

Other career achievements include developing a respiratory high dependency unit at East and North Herts NHS Trust and leading the tuberculosis service at Ealing Hospital. He is the current Chair of the South-East London Lung Cancer Pathway Group.

He has a keen medical teacher and is an honorary senior clinical lecturer at King's College London.

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
Recommended by 2 specialists
20 years of experience

Dr Farid Bazari is a Consultant Physician at Kingston Hospital with a special interest in all aspects of respiratory medicine. Dr Bazari qualified in 1999 from the University of London and underwent specialist training in London followed by further Respiratory training at the Royal Brompton Hospital.

Dr Bazari provides an efficient and patient-centred service and welcomes all appropriate referrals. His areas of expertise include the diagnosis and management of cough, airways disease, sleep apnoea and related sleep disorders including unexplained shortness of breath.

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
21 years of experience

Dr Jones has been a consultant in respiratory and general medicine for the last 7 years - she has extensive experience in the management of acute and chronic respiratory and general medical issues.

Dr Jones has developed a successful Difficult asthma service and is part of the Wessex asthma network. 

For the last 5 years, Dr Jones has run a bi-weekly TB evaluation clinic, she also has a wide knowledge of NIV and CPAP.

Dr Jones has been an Education and Clinical Supervisor for 6 years and is passionate about the education of undergraduate and graduate students. 

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
32 years of experience

Dr David Evans is a consultant in respiratory medicine at Harefield Hospital, where he treats private and NHS patients. He has been a consultant physician since 1999.

Dr Evans completed his MD thesis at the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, then completed clinical training as a senior registrar at Royal Brompton Hospital and St George’s Hospital.

He worked in Portsmouth for two years before moving back to Hertfordshire to take his current posts at Harefield Hospital and West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust. He also holds posts at Hemel Hempstead Hospital, St Albans City Hospital and Watford General Hospital.

He is also an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians.

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
23 years of experience
General Medicine

Dr Andrew Barlow has been working as a Consultant within the West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust since 2005. In addition to this, he worked as the Clinical Director for Cancer, as well as the Lead for the Lung Cancer MDT. As a specialist in Respiratory Medicine his clinical interests include complex airway disease, respiratory failure, sleep medicine, lung cancer and respiratory allergies. He is also the main investigator in the LuCID breath study in Watford and this has provided insights into future lung cancer screening.

He is highly dedicated in his clinical work and research and he uses the latest cutting-edge technologies, in order to improve the understanding and treatment of a patient’s lung condition. He also strongly believes in providing his patients with a patient-specific approach so the best treatments can be applied for maximal treatment success.


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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine

Dr Siobhán Carr is consultant in paediatric respiratory medicine at Royal Brompton Hospitals. Dr Carr has a special interest in suppurative lung disease.

Dr Carr qualified at St Bartholomew's Hospital Medical School in 1988. Before joining the Trust, Dr Carr was consultant respiratory paediatrician at The Royal London Children's Hospital for 14 years.

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
16 years of experience

Dr Ian Stone qualified in medicine from Imperial College School of Medicine in 2003 with honours in Physiology and obtaining a BSc (Hons) in Pharmacology and Toxicology. He undertook his training in London, with time spent at The London Chest, Royal Brompton and Harefield, St Bartholomew’s, The Royal Free, The Royal London and St Mary’s Hospitals.

He was subsequently awarded a fellowship to undertake research into the effects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a smoking-related lung disease, and its treatment on cardiac structure and function using advanced imaging techniques including cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The work undertaken has, and continues, to be presented at international conferences and resulted in multiple peer-reviewed publications and awards, including those from the British Lung Foundation. For this work he was awarded a PhD degree from the University of London.

In his current post at Northwick Park and Central Middlesex Hospitals, Dr Stone manages patients with the entire range of respiratory conditions. He is currently the Trust Lead at London North West University Healthcare NHS trust for Sleep Medicine where over 500 sleep studies are undertaken annually. As a Consultant Respiratory Physician he is consulted about cough, breathlessness, wheezing, sputum, coughing up blood, chest pains, snoring, and all other symptoms related to the lungs. He treats patients with persistent cough, breathlessness, asthma, chronic bronchitis and emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, pulmonary fibrosis, chest infections, pneumonia, tuberculosis (TB), bronchiectasis, pulmonary nodules, pleural disease, pleural effusion, pulmonary embolism, sarcoidosis, pneumothorax and sleep apnoea.

He is an experienced bronchoscopist including standard and endobronchial ultrasound guided (EBUS), biopsies and undertakes respiratory fitness to fly testing and cardio-pulmonary exercise testing.

Dr Stone has extensive experience of acute, general and emergency medicine. He is involved in the acute on-call rota at Northwick Park admitting up to 50 emergencies per day. He is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians and a member of the British Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society.

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Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
29 years of experience
Expert in: Respiratory Medicine
28 years of experience

What is a Respiratory (Chest) Doctor?

A Respiratory physician specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the lungs and breathing tubes.

When to see a Respiratory Doctor?

You may need to see a respiratory (chest) doctor if you have been diagnosed with a lung condition or if you are experiencing breathing problems due to cancer, asthma, pneumonia, chronic lung disease and other respiratory conditions. Respiratory doctors are specialised in performing bronchoscopy and can request tests such as lung function tests, CT scans and blood gases to help diagnosis. Respiratory doctors can treat a number of common conditions including COPD (smoking lung disease), asthma, fibrosis, lung cancer, bronchiectasis and asbestos-related lung disease.