Dr David Beckett

Dr David Beckett

MBBS FRCR FCPhleb

Radiology

Recommended by 5 specialists
22 years of experience
14 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.95

Bedside Manner

4.92

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Quick and efficient surgery miminising the time in discomfort. I knew what was going on.“
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Subspecialty

  • Interventional Radiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4725853
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    Practices worked at

    The Whiteley Clinic - Guildford

    1 Stirling Road, Stirling House, Guildford, United Kingdom, GU2 7RF
    698 reviews

    The Whiteley Clinic - London

    One Chapel Place, London, United Kingdom, W1G 0BG
    513 reviews

    About

    Dr David Beckett is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist. He specialises in treating venous disease using minimally invasive techniques including pelvic congestion syndrome and varicose veins.

    Dr Beckett completed his MBBS at St George’s University and graduated in the year 2000. After completing his foundation training he went on to speciality training in Radiology at hospitals in the Birmingham and Sheffield areas. Dr Beckett then supplemented his specialist training as an Endovascular Fellow in Sheffield before taking up his role of Consultant Interventional Radiologist in 2008 at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital.

    In 2010 Dr Beckett joined the team at The Whiteley Clinic. Since then he has been using the Whiteley Protocol® to manage all aspects of venous disease in his patients including minimally invasive procedures under local anaesthetic and advisory consultations.

    As well as his commitment to treating patients Dr Beckett has contributed extensively to the further research and development of vascular disease treatments and is keenly involved in the training of doctors, particularly regarding pelvic congestion syndrome. In his spare time he is a keen kite-surfer and loves to travel.

    Procedures

    • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
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    Special interests

    • Soft Tissue
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    Education


    • MBBS (St George's University, 2000)
    • FRCR
    • FCPhleb
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    Reviews

    4.93 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.95
    Bedside Manner
    4.92
    Explanation
    4.91
    Interventional Radiology
    4/75
    Soft Tissue
    2/75
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    Quick and efficient surgery miminising the time in discomfort. I knew what was going on.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    If I could give Dr Beckett more than five stars, I would. Incredibly professional and so approachable at the same time. I couldn’t be happier.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explained everything fully and answered all questions personable and put me immediately at Ease. .
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Skilled and kind, I’d recommend him to anyone
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    I would again hIghly recommend
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Extremely good doctor who explained things extremely well. I felt very comfortable with him operating on me. I was also very happy with his diagnosis and felt reassured that he sent me to other specialists before making a final decision.
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    Professionally, friendly and informative
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    Patient seen for:
    Fine and thorough
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I felt complete confidence in Dr Beckett which proved to be well founded. He was very skilful with the laser and with the plucking out of diseased veins and this combination worked perfectly.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Dr Beckett explained everything well and made a treatment plan accordingly. I felt like I’m in good hands during the procedure.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 5 specialists
    Dr Andrew Willis
    Dr Andrew Willis
    Radiology
    Is a colleague

    "Dr David Beckett and I trained in Interventional Radiology together in Birmingham. We are now colleagues at The Whiteley Clinic in London. His expertise in the minimally invasive treatment of venous conditions is vast and David has been my principal trainer in Pelvic Vein Embolisation (PVE), a procedure in which he is a world leading expert."

    15-04-2019

    Dr. Omar Abu-Bakr
    Dr. Omar Abu-Bakr
    General Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Dr. David is a great doctor and very nice person.. He is a very highly prepared doctor with a huge experience in Phlebology"

    13-04-2019

    Mr Gabriele Bertoni
    Mr Gabriele Bertoni
    Vascular Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "David Beckett is a great guy. Easy to talk to and always ready help. He is the lead interventional radiologist of the Whiteley Clinic and is most proficient in vein treatments. He is the go to guy for any pelvic vein related condition."

    12-04-2019

    Dr Ajay Pankhania
    Dr Ajay Pankhania
    Radiology
    Is a colleague

    "Excellent phlebologist. Very skilled in the management of pelvic venous reflux and helped fine tune my skills in this area."

    11-04-2019

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