Respiratory medicine

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Dr Amit Patel

Consultant Respiratory Physician
Qualifications:

MRCP, MBBS, AHEA

Year qualified:

2001

GMC No. or equivalent

6029386

Primary speciality:

Respiratory medicine

Specialist interests:

Asthma
Breathlessness
Cough
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Lung infection and diseases including cancer and nodules
Pleural disease
Sarcoidosis
Sleep disordered breathing

Professional memberships:

Royal College of Physicians
British Thoracic Society
Medical Protection Society

Telephone:

+44 (0)20 8341 3422

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

By appointment

Biography

Dr Patel is a Consultant Physician at King's College Hospital where he specialises in respiratory medicine. This includes the investigation and management of cough, COPD, asthma, pneumonia, lung cancer, pleural disease, respiratory failure, sleep apnoea, sarcoidosis, interstitial lung disease, bronchiectasis, breathlessness of unknown cause and other respiratory conditions. Dr Patel lectures on areas of respiratory medicine and is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. He is a member of various professional and specialist bodies and he continues to engage in research in respiratory medicine. Dr Patel graduated from King's College London in 2001 and he became a member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 2005. He undertook postgraduate training in respiratory and general medicine at some of the country's leading hospitals including King's College Hospital, St Thomas' Hospital and the Royal Brompton Hospital.

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