Dr Kalpa De Silva, Consultant in Interventional Cardiology, is situated working within the St. Thomas' Hospital NHS Trust. He also sees patients privately at the One Heart Clinic in Harley Street, London Bridge Hospital, and the Spire St Anthony's hospital. He is highly experienced in all general and interventional cardiology issues, with a specific interest in managing coronary disease (including multi-vessel disease, and chronic total occlusions) using minimally invasive percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) techniques.
Dr De Silva began his medical education at St. Bartholomew's & The Royal London Medical School, where he graduated in 2004. He then progressed on to do specialist training in general and interventional cardiology at King's College and St Thomas's Hospitals. Following this, he underwent a fellowship at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney focusing on complex coronary intervention. During his training he decided to do a research degree in cardiovascular medicine, he was later awarded a PhD for his work.
Dr De Silva is an active researcher, holding the position of Honorary Senior Lecturer at King's College London. His current research interests focus on the management of heart attacks, angina and cardiogenic shock, and the use of mechanical circulatory support during stenting procedures. His research has resulted in the publication of over 50 peer-reviewed articles, and several co-authored books. He was also nominated for the American College of Cardiology's young investigator award.
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All conditions and treatments
General Medical Council
Royal College of Physicians
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS)
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17:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 13:00
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A very warm and compassionate manner l. A modern doctor with a human touch
I can not thank Dr kalpa De Silva enough, he has made me feel like a totally different person straight after the op and 24 hours post op I can’t believe the results. I would highly recommend him.
Reassuring, concise and efficient. An excellent medical professional.
Excellent communication and discussion of options made for a very efficient and productive appointment.
Dr De Silva was friendly and explained everything clearly. There wasn’t any rushing and he gave me some good advice. I can highly recommend him.
Dr Kalpa De Silva was kind, reassuring & made me feel at ease. He also referred me for tests which was appreciated to get a definitive answer for me.
Situation had to be dealt with quickly. He was very understanding and went out of his way to make sure that all tests were swiftly put in place.
Dr De Silva put me at ease immediately and the consultation was relaxed yet professional. I understood the reasons for the next steps and felt reassured and empowered by his advice.
Excellent professional approach, inspires complete confidence
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Kalpa is a highly experienced and knowledgeable Cardiologist and colleague. He is particularly skilled in coronary intervention and is able to perform these on even the most complex of patients. His practical skills are matched by his friendly and approachable bedside manner, always putting patients at ease and explaining complex concepts in bite-sized chunks. I would have no hesitation in recommending him.
Dr Jonathan Behar
Kalpa has unfailingly treated The Wright Practice patients with the utmost professionalism. A very skillful and knowledgeable interventional cardioligist.
Dr Daniel Wright
A very talented and skilled interventional cardiologist and an excellent colleague for many years. I would unreservedly recommend him to any patient.
Dr Antonis Pavlidis
Dr De Silva is an accomplished cardiologist and well trained in all aspects of cardiology and intervention. He has a personable manner and is very knowledgable, an expert in his field. Highly recommended.
Dr Jason Dungu
What are Dr Kalpa De Silva's reviews like?
Dr Kalpa De Silva's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 56 reviews
What languages does Dr Kalpa De Silva speak?
Dr Kalpa De Silva speaks Sinhala and English
Where is Dr Kalpa De Silva located?
Dr Kalpa De Silva primarily practices at London Bridge Hospital, Part of HCA Healthcare UK, located at 27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
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What are Dr Kalpa De Silva working hours?
Dr Kalpa De Silva is working Monday (17:00 - 19:00), Tuesday (13:00 - 17:00), Thursday (09:00 - 13:00, 16:00 - 18:00), Saturday (09:00 - 13:00)
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