Private Specialist Consultant in Paediatric Cardiology

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Mr Ashish Chikermane - Consultant in Paediatric Cardiology

Ashish has been working in paediatrics for 30 years, specialising in cardiac conditions in neonates, children and young people for 23 years. He has been a consultant at Birmingham Children’s Hospital for almost 20 years, and specialises in various types of cardiac imaging particularly -  advanced echo and heart MRI.

He has established various specialist programmes within the Heart Unit within the NHS - in particular with surveillance and monitoring of the heart in various conditions and cardiac screening programmes with a special interest  in genetic and familial background, and cardio-oncology (heart monitoring in people who have had cancer treatment).

More recently, he has developed expertise in Covid-related affectation of the heart in young people and has published many articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Consultations cost £230.00

Follow up Consultations cost £150.00

Paediatric ECHO cost £500.00

There is no need for a referral and there are no waiting times. Consultations are unrushed, comprehensive and a detailed report is provided.

Booking is easy – choose the online option via our website or call 0121 704 2669

Ashish has expertise in diagnosis and management of new-borns, infants and teenagers with heart issues. He will be able to provide a consultation for a range of symptoms and conditions including:

  • Heart murmurs
  • Chest pain
  • Palpitations
  • Faints and ‘funny turns’
  • Blue spells

He would also provide consultation and screening for

  • Athletes
  • Cardiac screening for family history of heart involvement such as:
    • Congenital heart disease (CHD)
    • Heart valve disease
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Connective tissue disease - Marfan syndrome, Ehler-Danlos, and other aortic conditions
  • Heart involvement secondary to systemic disease in children and young people
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Paediatric inflammatory multi-system syndrome (PIMS-TS) – Covid related heart condition

We offer consultations, interpretation of paediatric ECGs, perform echocardiograms as a one-stop consultation. In addition, we would offer a range of diagnostic rhythm monitoring such as :

Frequently Asked Questions

  • A Cardiologist is a specialist doctor who can assess, diagnose, and treat patients with defects and diseases of the heart.

Pricing

Paediatric Cardiologist Consultation £230
Paediatric ECHO USS £500