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At Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals, not only do our consultants treat patients, but they are also at the forefront of cutting-edge research into new and improved treatments for heart and lung conditions. Our patients are then amongst the first to benefit from the latest treatments. Here is a…
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Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care would like to congratulate seven of our consultants who have been promoted from doctor to professor, by Imperial College London. Our consultants provide the highest standard of care to private patients. They are not only experts in their…
Category: News | Lung
Allergy is the most common chronic disease in Europe, and the UK has some of the highest prevalence rates of allergic conditions in the world. Roughly half of the population suffer from at least one allergy. Allergies occur when your immune system overreacts to substances called allergens. Common…
Category: Heart | Lung
At RB&HH Specialist Care, we work closely with health professionals, GPs and international embassies to facilitate rapid referrals. Patients referred to us receive the very best care and clinical expertise. Our internationally-renowned consultants provide expert assessments and offer state-of-…
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Since opening our outpatients and diagnostics facility at 77 Wimpole Street, RB&HH Specialist Care has been collaborating with select physicians through practising privileges. A select group of consultants and GPs have been invited to treat patients at RB&HH Specialist Care's outpatients…
Category: News | Lung
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways characterised by variable and recurring respiratory symptoms, airflow limitation or obstruction and bronchial hyperresponsiveness. Many diseases present with symptoms similar to those associated with asthma. If doctors are able to confirm…
Category: Heart | News
Harefield Hospital, one of the first centres in the world to implant the Edwards Lifesciences® Inspiris Resilia tissue valve; estimated to last up to 30 years. This new valve is implanted in aortic valve disease patients using a keyhole technique, an approach that remains unique to Harefield…
Category: Heart
Patients who experience chest pain or shortness of breath will often find that coronary artery disease is the cause of their symptoms. Coronary artery disease is one of the top causes of death in the UK and worldwide. It is a result of the build up of fatty substances within the coronary arteries…
Category: Lung
Thanks to innovative new treatments, our consultants can give chronic emphysema patients a new lease on life with endobronchial valves, lung volume reduction coils, and lung volume reduction surgery. Emphysema is a long-term progressive disease of the lungs that causes difficulty in breathing. It…
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Our new consultant directory provides all the information a patient or referrer may need to access to the best cardiothoracic care. The directory includes information on all three of our London-based locations, including the new outpatient facilities and private ward at Harefield Hospital. All…