Consultant Profile

Dr Khaled Alfakih

Dr Khaled Alfakih MBBS MD MRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital
  • Cardiology
    Special clinical interests:
    • Non – invasive diagnostic cardiac imaging
    • General cardiology.

     I see patients with cardiac symptoms, such as chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, dizziness and elevated BP.

    Research interests:

    My current research interest is comparative work on the clinical and cost effectiveness of cardiac CT compared with stress echocardiography.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant cardiologist to Lewisham and King’s college Hospitals   

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Royal college of Physicians

    British society of Echocardiography

    British society of Cardiac MRI

    European society of cardiovascular imaging

    Society of cardiac magnetic resonance

    Society of cardiac CT

    Contact Details 
    Private secretary:
    Michele Wright
    Private secretary email address:
    Friday late afternoon
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Alfakih qualified in 1993 from St. Bartholomew’s Medical College, London. He undertook his Cardiology training in Leeds and Nottingham Cardiac Centres, specialising in Non-invasive Diagnostic Cardiac Imaging. He is BSE accredited in Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography as well as level III accredited for cardiac CT by SCCT. His research was funded by a British Heart Foundation fellowship and was undertaken at the Institute of Genetics and the BHF Cardiac MRI unit in Leeds.

    He was appointed as Consultant Cardiologist to Lewisham University and King’s College Hospitals in 2008. He is a general cardiologist and his sub-specialty is Cardiac Imaging. He continues to be active in research and, to-date, has published over 40 peer review articles. He is the Lead for Clinical governance, Audit and Research in Cardiology in the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust.


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    Dr Khaled Alfakih

    Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Kent- Dr Khaled Alfakih General Cardiology

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