Dr John Baksi is an experienced Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust and an honorary clinical lecturer at the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London. He specialises in heart muscle diseases including dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, cardiovascular MRI and cardiac genetics.
Dr Baksi graduated from Imperial College London School of Medicine achieving honours, having first obtained a first-class intercalated BSc. He then undertook specialist training in cardiology on the North West London rotation between 2005 and 2013. After gaining a PhD with the cardiovascular physiology group at the International Centre for Circulatory Health (ICCH), Dr Baksi was selected for advanced imaging fellowships within North West London’s specialist centres.
Dr Baksi is expert in CMR imaging and regularly consults with patients presenting with inherited cardiac diseases as well as family members who may be predisposed to a familial cardiac condition.
Dr Baksi has many years experience in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and has published numerous scientific papers and book chapters across a wide range of topics in cardiac disease.