Dr Duncan Dymond

Dr Duncan Dymond

MD, FRCP, FACC, FESC

Cardiology

Recommended by 6 specialists
50 years of experience
25 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.98

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Dr Dymond has a reassuring and professional manner that gives the patience huge confidence knowing that he is at the top of his field. “
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Subspecialty

  • Interventional Cardiology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 1560022
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £325

    Follow-up appointment: £215

    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,668 reviews

    The Platinum Medical Centre

    The Platinum Medical Centre, 15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 9LE
    28 reviews

    About

    Dr Duncan Dymond, Consultant Cardiologist, currently works at The Wellington Hospital in the cardiac unit, he is also working within the St Bart’s Trust as an Emeritus Consultant Cardiologist. He is highly specialised in the treatment of adult cardiology, intervention cardiology, angioplasty, coronary heart disease, and cardiac imaging (CT and Nuclear). He also has a breadth of knowledge in the treatment of patients with chest pain, dizziness, and palpitations.

    Dr Dymond began his medical education at St Bart’s Medical School, where he graduated in 1972 with his undergraduate degree with two awards - Weizman Memorial Prize and was runner up in the Brackenbury Medicine Prize. He then went on to undertake his Higher Speciality Training in Cardiology, in which he focuses on both invasive and minimally-invasive techniques. During his training, he undertook a research degree (MD) which was later awarded to him for his work on cardiology. He has also received 2 years of training from an internationally renowned institute, Mount Sinai Hospital in the USA.

    Dr Dymond was appointed consultant at St Bart’s hospital in 1987. Previously, he has been a council member for the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society and has also held the position of Honorary Secretary of the British Cardiac Society. He performs a wide range of procedures including percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), which places stents within coronary arteries. 

    Procedures

    • ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    • Angioplasty
    • Coronary Angiography
    • Coronary Stent Insertion
    • CT Coronary Angiogram
    • Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • ECG Monitor
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    Special interests

    • High Blood Pressure
    • Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Tachycardia
    • Angina
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    • Heart Muscle Disease
    • Heart Valve Problems
    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Dizziness
    • Bradycardia
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chest Pain
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Failure
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Loss of Consciousness (Syncope)
    • Palpitations
    • Unstable Angina
    • Valvular Heart Disease
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    Education

    MD, FRCP, FACC, FESC

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    Reviews

    4.99 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.98
    Bedside Manner
    4.98
    Explanation
    5
    High Blood Pressure
    19/57
    Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)
    11/57
    Cardiology
    8/57
    Atrial Fibrillation
    5/57
    Atherosclerosis
    4/57
    ECG (Electrocardiogram)
    4/57
    Tachycardia
    4/57
    Angina
    3/57
    Coronary Artery Disease
    3/57
    24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
    2/57
    Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
    2/57
    Heart Muscle Disease
    2/57
    Heart Valve Problems
    2/57
    Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    1/57
    Angioplasty
    1/57
    Coronary Angiography
    1/57
    Coronary Stent Insertion
    1/57
    Dizziness
    1/57
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Dymond has a reassuring and professional manner that gives the patience huge confidence knowing that he is at the top of his field.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Dymond put my anxious wife totally at ease with his understanding manner whilst explaining the process needed to address her medical issues. He absorbed completely all information relating to her family & personal background in a very professional yet caring manner which was greatly appreciated. His follow-up to the appointment was swift and explanatory allowing the next step to be organised quickly. A Big Thank You to Dr Dymond and his staff.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent clinically and administratively. Hard to see how an inevitably concerning experience could have been improved upon.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Outstanding knowledge and skill. It is his early diagnosis and treatment which has undoubtedly saved and prolonged my life.
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    Duncan Dymond

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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    An excellent, helpful and precise specialist who communicates clearly. Dr Dymond is backed up by dedicated and efficient medical testing support centres. I highly recommend Dr Dymond. (An engineer.)
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr. Dymond is a charming and approachable man. He is invariably friendly and his explanations are always clear and professional. I have seen him several times over the past 20 years and these comments apply to every one of those meetings. Thank you, Dr. Dymond.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    A very experienced cardiologist with an encyclopaedic knowledge which he uses to explain, diagnose, and treat his patients exceptionally well.
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    Duncan Dymond

    Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, much appreciated

    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Professional and Knowledgeable which is comforting !
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I am a journalist and hold a press card from the NUJ. Dr. Dymond is a wonderful doctor, ultra professional, extremely experienced and a leader in his field. He is also always extremely kind and courteous. He is someone you really trust.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Dymond inspires confidence and makes me feel I am in the hands of a highly qualified and experienced doctor. I trust him fully.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 6 specialists
    Mr Kulvinder Lall
    Mr Kulvinder Lall
    Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Duncan and I have worked together for many years. I cannot recommend him highly enough as a cardiologist. He is a internationally renowned cardiologist with excellent patient skills."

    28-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Heart Muscle Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Valvular Heart Disease
    , High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Heart Murmurs, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Loss of Consciousness (Syncope), Dizziness, Tachycardia, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cardiomyopathy
    Dr Azad Ghuran
    Dr Azad Ghuran
    Cardiology
    I have looked after their patients

    "Dr. Dymond is an excellent, knowledgeable, professional, meticulous and one of the most experienced cardiologist in the UK. His clinical skill is second to none and his opinion is well respected nationally and internationally. His patients greatly appreciates his care. I have no hesitation in recommending Dr. Dymond for an opinion. "

    23-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), Valvular Heart Disease
    , High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Heart Valve Problems, Heart Murmurs, Unstable Angina, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Tachycardia, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cardiomyopathy, Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Heart Attack, Atherosclerosis, Angina, Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat), Heart Failure
    Dr Tim Lebens
    Dr Tim Lebens
    General Practice (GP)

    "Anything heart related. Duncan has a wealth of exeperience and is an excellent physician"

    23-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), Valvular Heart Disease
    , High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Heart Valve Problems, Heart Murmurs, Unstable Angina, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Tachycardia, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cardiomyopathy, Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Heart Attack, Atherosclerosis, Angina, Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat), Heart Failure
    Dr Mark Vanderpump
    Dr Mark Vanderpump
    Endocrinology & Diabetes
    Is a colleague

    "An experienced excellent and well-respected cardiologist"

    23-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), Valvular Heart Disease
    , High Blood Pressure, Palpitations, Heart Valve Problems, Heart Murmurs, Unstable Angina, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Artery Disease, Ventricular Fibrillation, Tachycardia, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cardiomyopathy, Bradycardia, Chest Pain, Heart Attack, Atherosclerosis, Angina, Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat), Heart Failure

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