Dr Dan Ornadel

Dr Dan Ornadel

MA, MD, FRCP

Respiratory Medicine

Recommended by 7 specialists
35 years of experience
25 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

4.97

Top feedback

“Charming and kind, as always. Nothing is too much trouble.“
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Subspecialties

  • General (Internal) Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3257977
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,724 reviews

    St John & St Elizabeth Hospital

    60 Grove End Road, London, United Kingdom, London
    1,216 reviews

    The Clementine Churchill Hospital

    Sudbury Hill, Harrow, London, United Kingdom, HA1 3RX
    754 reviews

    Trustplus Northwick Park Hospital

    Watford Road, Harrow, United Kingdom, HA1 3UJ
    18 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
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    Wed
    17:30 - 20:00
    Thu
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    Fri
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    Sat
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    Sun
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    About

    Dr Dan Ornadel is a London-based consultant respiratory physician who treats all aspects of respiratory medicine in addition to acute general medicine. He has particular expertise in bronchoscopy and endobronchial ultrasonography (EBUS), as well as vast experience in sleep apnea diagnosis. Dr Ornadel has previously served as clinical lead for respiratory medicine and lung cancer at Northwick Park Hospital. He was also the lead respiratory physician at the London Olympics and ran a specialised clinic for elite athletes with breathing difficulties at the Olympic Medical Institute.

    Clinical areas of interest:

    • Bronchoscopy
    • Endobronchial ultrasound ( EBUS)
    • Pleural aspiration
    • Chest drains
    • Medical pleurodesis
    • Breathlessness
    • Persistent cough
    • Acute and chronic COVID-19-related lung problems
    • Lung cancer
    • Chest infections, pneumonia, and bronchiectasis
    • Asthma
    • COPD

    Dr Ornadel received his medical degree from Oxford University and St Thomas' Hospital before undertaking postgraduate training at several centres of excellence, including University College London Hospital. He went on to study at London University and received his MD for his work on the biology of lung cancer.

    Procedures

    • Chest X-Ray
    • Lung Function / Spirometry
    • CT Scan (Computerised Tomography Scan)
    • Allergy Blood Tests
    • Blood Testing and Results Interpretation
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)
    • Exercise Advice
    • Overnight Oximetry
    • Sputum Tests
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Breathlessness
    • Troublesome Cough
    • Chest Infection
    • Asthma
    • Lung Cancer
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Long COVID
    • Bronchitis
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Pneumonia
    • Emphysema
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumothorax
    • Pulmonary Embolism (Lung Blood Clot)
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Tietze syndrome
    • Tuberculosis
    • Wheezing
    • Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
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    Education

    • British Thoracic Society
    • Fellow of Royal Society of Medicine
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    Reviews

    4.99 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    4.97
    Breathlessness
    38/95
    Troublesome Cough
    24/95
    Chest Infection
    9/95
    Asthma
    8/95
    Lung Cancer
    8/95
    Chest X-Ray
    6/95
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    5/95
    Long COVID
    5/95
    Bronchitis
    4/95
    Pulmonary Fibrosis
    4/95
    Respiratory Medicine
    4/95
    Lung Function / Spirometry
    3/95
    Sarcoidosis
    3/95
    Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    2/95
    Pneumonia
    2/95
    CT Scan (Computerised Tomography Scan)
    1/95
    Emphysema
    1/95
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Charming and kind, as always. Nothing is too much trouble.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Excellent
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    He really is a lovely man. Has to be to put up with me!!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I had a very good consultation and would highly recommend Dr Ornadel
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    My experience with Dr Ornadel was great, he was actively listening to me and very clear on his explanation and the next steps
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Dr Ornadel is an amazing doctor. He is professional, knowledgable and easy to talk to. He was thorough and provided me with reassurance. I highly recommend him .
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Ornadel is clear, concise, and thorough with his investigations. Results are well explained.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very good, Dr Ornadel is clear in his explanations and takes time to answer to all the questions.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Ornadel is very caring and guided me on what I need to do to keep well. Very nice person fo communicate with. Wishing him all the best and many thanks.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Explained in an unhurried manner my test results and his assessment of their relevance to my condition in clear, simple terms and similarly detailed the next stages in the process and timescales and alternatives clearly outlined.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 7 specialists
    Dr Maxton Pitcher
    Dr Maxton Pitcher
    Gastroenterology
    Is a colleague

    "Dr Dan Ornadel has been a consultant colleague of mine for over 15 years both in the NHS and private sector. He is a caring doctor who puts his patient at the very centre of medical attention and strives for excellence in his work delivered with a good bedside manner. He has a very loyal caseload of patients and has built a close network of specialists around him where additional services are required. I commend him to any patient with these respiratory symptoms for expert care."

    01-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Breathlessness, Troublesome Cough
    Dr Shahir Hamdulay
    Dr Shahir Hamdulay
    Rheumatology
    I have referred patients to them

    "Excellent and highly experienced Respiratory physician. I have referred several patients to Dr Ornadel and they are treated with outstanding care. My patients are highly satisfied."

    08-06-2021

    Recommended for:
    Breathlessness, Lung Cancer, Troublesome Cough
    , Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Sarcoidosis, Asthma, Chest Infection, Wheezing, Pulmonary Embolism (Lung Blood Clot), Pneumonia
    Dr Lisa Anderson
    Dr Lisa Anderson
    General Practice (GP)
    Is a colleague

    "Dan is my go to respiratory consultant. Not is he only willing to help at short notice but the feedback from my patients is noting but complimentary about he he dealt with them. If I am stuck he gives me sound advice on what to do before referring this making the patient journey easier."

    14-10-2020

    Recommended for:
    Breathlessness, Lung Cancer, Troublesome Cough
    , Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Sarcoidosis, Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA), Asthma, Chest Infection, Pleural Effusion, Pulmonary Fibrosis, Emphysema, Wheezing
    Dr Antonis Pavlidis
    Dr Antonis Pavlidis
    Cardiology
    I have referred patients to them

    "Dr Ornadel provides a first class respiratory opinion and patients have been very complimentary about him. I have no hesitation in referring my patients who have respiratory symptoms to him."

    23-02-2021

    Recommended for:
    Sleep Disorders, Breathlessness, Asthma

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