Prof. Christopher Aldo Rinaldi, Cardiologist

Prof. Christopher Aldo Rinaldi MBBS MD FRCP FHRS

Cardiologist

MBBS MD FRCP FHRS
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Prof.Christopher Aldo Rinaldi,Cardiologist

Prof. Rinaldi is a recommended Cardiologist

Aldo Rinaldi Interview

Aldo Rinaldi Interview

Pacing - really not helpful?

Pacing - really not helpful?

Radi-CRT study: pressure wire guided cardiac resynchronisation therapy

Radi-CRT study: pressure wire guided cardiac resynchronisation therapy

BBC Medical Miracles Mar 2018

BBC Medical Miracles Mar 2018

Areas of expertise

  • All aspects of arrhythmias and heart failure including atrial fibrillation ablation
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Cardiac pacing
  • Leadless pacemaker implantation
  • ICD implantation
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Recommendations for Prof. Rinaldi

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Azhar Ala, GP

    Recommended for patients with arrythmias

  • byDr Brian Clapp, Cardiologist

    I would recommend Prof. Aldo Rinaldi particularly for patients with complex pacing issues.

  • by Dr Justin Gould, Cardiology Registrar and Clinical Research Fellow

    I have worked with Professor Rinaldi for the last three years and have no hesitation in recommending him. He is a very experienced consultant Cardiologist who always puts his patients first and is an extremely hard working and dedicated doctor. Professor Rinaldi is an international leading expert in electrophysiology, cardiac device implantation and lead extraction. He always seems to find solutions to problems.

  • by Dr Baldeep Sidhu, Cardiology Registrar and Clinical Research Fellow

    I have worked closely with Professor Rinaldi for the past few years and would wholeheartedly recommend him. He is regarded internationally as an expert in electrophysiology, cardiac pacemakers and pacemaker lead extraction with numerous high-impact international publications. He is thorough and very well-liked by patients. He takes time to explain to patients their condition and management plan.

  • by Dr Ronak Rajani, Cardiologist

    Professor Rinaldi is an excellent clinician and a world renowned expert in his field. He always puts his patients first and demonstrates the utmost compassion and care to his patients.

  • by Prof. Tony Kochhar, Shoulder, Elbow and Upper Limb Surgeon

    Excellent specialist. Always takes the time and interest in his patients! I have no hesitation in recommending Prof. Rinaldi.

  • byDr Azhar Ala, GP

    Recommended for patients with arrythmias

  • byDr Brian Clapp, Cardiologist

    I would recommend Prof. Aldo Rinaldi particularly for patients with complex pacing issues.

  • by Dr Justin Gould, Cardiology Registrar and Clinical Research Fellow

    I have worked with Professor Rinaldi for the last three years and have no hesitation in recommending him. He is a very experienced consultant Cardiologist who always puts his patients first and is an extremely hard working and dedicated doctor. Professor Rinaldi is an international leading expert in electrophysiology, cardiac device implantation and lead extraction. He always seems to find solutions to problems.

  • by Dr Baldeep Sidhu, Cardiology Registrar and Clinical Research Fellow

    I have worked closely with Professor Rinaldi for the past few years and would wholeheartedly recommend him. He is regarded internationally as an expert in electrophysiology, cardiac pacemakers and pacemaker lead extraction with numerous high-impact international publications. He is thorough and very well-liked by patients. He takes time to explain to patients their condition and management plan.

  • by Dr Ronak Rajani, Cardiologist

    Professor Rinaldi is an excellent clinician and a world renowned expert in his field. He always puts his patients first and demonstrates the utmost compassion and care to his patients.

  • by Prof. Tony Kochhar, Shoulder, Elbow and Upper Limb Surgeon

    Excellent specialist. Always takes the time and interest in his patients! I have no hesitation in recommending Prof. Rinaldi.

  • Address

  • Telephone consultation

    Available for patients, please call to arrange, GB, SE1 2PR

  • The Cardiac Clinic

    St Olaf House, 27 Tooley Street, London, GB, SE1 2PR

  • The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, London, GB, W1G 8BJ

  • London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, GB, SE1 2PR

  • Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

    Trust Offices, Guy's Hospital, London, Greater London, GB, SE1 9RT

  • About Prof. Christopher Aldo Rinaldi

    GMC number: 3497830

    Year qualified: 1990

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Prof. Christopher Aldo Rinaldi has been a Consultant Cardiologist at Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust since 2006. He practices as an Interventional Cardiologist/Electrophysiologist, performing electrophysiology/radiofrequency ablation and complex pacing. He has a special interest in Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy for heart failure, implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), pacemaker and ICD lead extraction including laser lead extraction. He specialises in the treatment of all cardiac arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia ablation.

    Prof. Rinaldi trained in Medicine at King's College Hospital becoming a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 1993 and subsequently a Fellow in 2006. He undertook his training in Cardiology at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals with dual accreditation in Cardiology & General Medicine. He undertook his Research at the University Hospital of Wales and the Hammersmith Hospital gaining his MD in 2001. He was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at the Royal Devon and Exeter Foundation Trust in 2002.

    Prof. Rinaldi was promoted to Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Devices at King’s College London in 2014 and leads the Cardiac Device Research Group at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital with an active Research programmer aimed at improving patient outcomes with novel device therapies and has published over 300 peer reviewed papers/book chapters.

    Areas of expertise

    • All aspects of arrhythmias and heart failure including atrial fibrillation ablation
    • Angiography
    • Cardiac electrophysiology
    • Laser surgery
    • Cardiac resynchronization therapy including LV endocardial pacing
    • CRT
    • Defibrillators
    • Interventional cardiology
    • Cardiac pacing
    • ICD lead extraction
    • Cardiac ablation
    • Defibrillators
    • Leadless pacemaker implantation
    • ICD implantation
    • Coronary artery disease
    • Ventricular tachycardia ablation

    Professional memberships

    Medical Defence Union
    General Medical Council
    Royal College of Physicians
    British Cardiovascular Society
    Heart Rhythm Society

    Articles by Prof. Christopher Aldo Rinaldi

    SOLVE-CRT (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)

    Cardiac resynchronization therapy

    Generation of a cohort of whole-torso cardiac models

    Emerging role of cardiac computed tomography in heart failure

    Successful percutaneous femoral extraction of a detached tricuspid valve?in?valve balloon delivery system

    Procedural outcomes associated with transvenous lead extraction in patients with abandoned leads

    The perfect spot for a pacemaker