Dr Ravi Assomull is the Clinical Lead for cardiac outpatients at Imperial College NHS Trust, practising as an Interventional Cardiologist in hospitals of London North West Healthcare NHS Trust. His area of expertise is in cardiovascular risk prevention and advanced cardiovascular imaging (cardiac CT and MRI), often using advanced cardiac imaging (Cardiac CT and MRI) to provide detailed imaging of the heart to effectively guide subsequent invasive procedures (e.g., angioplasty).
Dr Assomull completed his medical training at The University of Cambridge, qualifying in 1999 and was awarded the British Heart Foundation Junior Fellowship, enabling him to fund his MD research degree at The Cardiac MRI Unit of the Royal Brompton Hospital, London. He completed his specialist Cardiology training in North West London where he was awarded the prestigious Imperial College Interventional Fellowship two years in succession.
Dr Assomull stays up to date with the most appropriate investigations, providing a tailored approach to every patient allowing for an accurate, safe and efficient diagnosis to be made. He also understands the importance of lifestyle modifications and focusses a significant proportion of his consultation on preventative strategies including the importance of optimising diet and exercise regimes.
Dr Assomull is passionate about his field of expertise and his research has been presented at International Conferences in both Europe and the USA and continues to be widely cited in medical literature. Dr Assomull continues to be involved with research that is exploring the applications of Cardiac MRI and Coronary Intervention in current clinical practice. His research thesis was awarded the Ralph Noble Prize in 2012 by the University of Cambridge.
- 24 hour blood pressure monitor
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- ECG monitor (24 hours)
- Coronary stent insertion
- Bubble Contrast Echocardiography
- Myocardial Perfusion Scans
- Calcium Coronary Score
- Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Scan (cardiac MRI)
- CT Coronary Angiogram
- ECG (electrocardiogram)
- Exercise Stress Test
- Coronary angiography
- Acute Coronary Syndrome
- Congestive Heart Failure
- Heart Attack
- Heart Valve Problems
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Heart murmurs
- High Blood Pressure
- Loss of consciousness (Syncope)
- Unstable Angina
- Chest Pain
- Heart Muscle Disease
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
- Valvular Heart Disease
Dr Assomull is understanding, thorough and so easy to understand in his explanations of symptoms and possible outcomes. I felt reassured by the breadth of his medical knowledge and expertise. His ability to put me at ease is really a special skill from a most caring, gracious and compassionate consultant. An amazing doctor - thank you.
Dr Assomull was kind and reassuring. He tested me thoroughly and provided me with detailed and clear advice. Hopefully this will help my anxiety related palpitations reduce.
Relaxed, helpful and very professional
Dr Assomull was fantastic, he took time to explain in detail the test results, was reassuring and provided an actionable plan for the future.
Really very good many thanks for listening* and for your efficiency
Dr Assomull is a very compassionate doctor and I would recommend him highly.
Excellent, highly recommend.
Dr Assomul listened to all my concerns and thoroughly investigated me before giving me a clean bill of health.
Excellent service given to my patients so I decided to see him myself
Very happy with my consultations. Explained test results clearly to me.
Dr Assomull was very professional, understanding and thorough. I would highly recommend him and the clinic
Friendly. Easy to understand advice.
Explained everything clearly and focussed on all aspects of my care including my diet and lifestyle.
Very kind, clear and patient
Gracious , professional , informative
Very caring and reassuring
As despised before
Really caring doctor. Highly recommended
Friendly and informative, absolutely clear with his analysis and very personable
Great experience and dr.Assomull explained every test and result with details and professionalism, I am very happy about my experience.
I would happily recommend him to everyone. Calm, reassuring and expert.
Clearly an expert in his field no doubt highly regarded and an amazing ability to put one at ease and gave me great confidence that life should continue as per normal.
Really excellent . Amazing bedside manner
Excellent physician and very accommodating
Put me on the right treatment so now my heart has fully recovered.
Able to set patients at ease straight away and very quick to home in on the root of the problem and think of aspects that other doctors may have overlooked. Easily able to allay any concerns.
Lovely, really calming and supportive.
Great thorough doctor with excellent bedside manners, went out of his way to explain everything
Very calm, down to earth and reassuring
Amazing, perfect in every way
I have a complex problem but Dr Assomull made me feel confident that there was a positive way forward.
Very professional and friendly
Very professional yet personable. Delighted with his care.
Felt in expert hands, personal and human approach, listened,
Really friendly and totally put my mind at ease. Would recommend to my friends and family
Very down to earth and friendly , felt very comfortable with him
Very communicative and helpful
Thank you very much
Friendly and professional approach and clear reporting
Very understanding, I felt listened to
Reassuring least to say. Professional and as a patient you feel that your concerns were took onboard. Friendly and personable..
Dr Assomull is a leading Consultant Cardiologist and very well-respected colleague. He has an excellent reputation with a sensible and evidence-based approach to cardiology. Well-liked by patients who value his strong diagnostic and communication skills.
I have worked with Dr Assomull both in the NHS and privately. His opinion on matters cardiological is always excellent and thoughtful. I recommend him very highly.
Dr Assomull is the most approachable and skilled cardiologist I have worked with. He takes a genuine interest in promoting health education, not just to patients but to other colleagues and GPs. As such he has helped me develop a lot of confidence in my approach to patients with heart disease and he is my go-to specialist when a case is too complex and requires his expert opinion. He is friendly, down-to-earth and caring.
Dr Assomull is an excellent Cardiologist, very knowledgeable, caring, empathetic. He is loved by all his patients and held in great esteem by his Colleagues! I would recommend him to any patient looking for the best Cardiologist around!