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Dr Fakhar Khan, Consultant Cardiologist

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Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Fakhar Khan


MA (Cantab), MBBChir,  MRCP (UK), CCDS, CEPS


Consultant Cardiologist

fakhar khan


Site specialisation


Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests
Background Information

Dr Fakhar Khan is a Consultant Cardiologist based at the Barts Heart Centre and the Royal Free Hospital. 
He graduated from Cambridge in 1999 with further training in London, Oxford and Canada where he was awarded the Mirium L Burnett Fellowship. 
He has a strong research record, publishing many articles, and is an invited speaker at international meetings. He won the UK Young Investigator Award and the prestigious Ralph Noble Prize from Cambridge for his outstanding work. 
He regularly performs procedures for the treatment of heart rhythm disorders including insertion of cardiac devices and all aspects of ablation therapy.

Languages spoken

English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

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Clinic days

Mon: pmTue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 3375 6209

Additional Career Information
Year qualified


NHS hospitals

The Heart Hospital/UCL

Research interests

Cardiac resynchronization therapy, outcomes after AF and VT ablation.

Key published papers

Khan FZ, Virdee MS, Read PA, Pugh PJ, Begley D, Fynn SP, Dutka DP Targeted left ventricular lead placement to guide cardiac resynchronization therapy: The TARGET Study: A Randomised Controlled Trial Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2012 Vol 59(17) 1509-18 
Kydd AC, Khan FZ, Watson W, Peter PJ, Dutka DP The Prognostic Benefit of Optimum Left Ventricular Lead Position in CRT: Follow-up of the TARGET Study Cohort JACC HF 2014 2(3) 205-12 
Providencia R, Lambiase P, Srinivasan ND, Ganesha Babu G, Bronis K, Ahsan S, Khan FZ, Chow, AC, Rowland E, Lowe M, Segal O Is there still a role for CFAE ablation in addition to pulmonary vein isolation in patients with paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation? A meta-anlaysis of 1415 patients Circ Arrythm Electrophysiology 2015 
Read PA, Hoole, White PA, Khan FZ, West NE, O?Sullivan M, Dutka DP GLP 1 infusion mitigates stunning and LV dysfunction following balloon occlusion during PCI in humans Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging 2011 4(3) 266-7 
Kydd AC, Khan FZ, O?Halloran D, Peter PJ, Dutka DP Radial Strain Delay Based on Segmental Timing and Strain Amplitude Predicts Left Ventricular Reverse Remodeling and Survival following Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging 2013 6(2) 177-84 


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