Dr T.W. Koh Consultant Cardiologist
Heart Specialist in Harley Street and Brentwood

Profile: Dr T.W. Koh


Dr Koh was awarded NHS Clinical Excellence Awards in 2005, 2007, 2010 and 2012.

He is a National Health Service Consultant Cardiologist at Barts Heart Centre and BHR NHS Trust. Dr Koh is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and regularly performs emergency coronary angioplasty (primary angioplasty) at the Barts Heart Attack Centre.

Dr Koh is an expert in transoesohageal echocardiography. He established and headed the Transoesophageal Echo service at London Chest Hospital (Barts Health). He has performed in excess of 2500 transoesophageal echo procedures, and he has published scientific papers and contributed to textbooks (Oxford Handbook of Cardiology) on this subject.

Dr Koh has full Accreditation in Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography from both British Society of Echocardiography and the European Society of Cardiology. He is also an elected Fellow of American Society of Echocardiography.

He is a member of British Heart Valve Society and European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease.

Dr Koh’s clinical practice encompasses all aspects of adult cardiology.

Clinical excellence awards

NHS Clinical Excellence Award - 2005 / 2007 / 2010 / 2012
Department of Health
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Clinical awards

Sir Thomas Lewis Memorial Prize in Cardiology
University of London
British Heart Foundation Research Fellowship
British Heart Foundation

Accreditations and board certifications

Specialist Register of the General Medical Council 
General Medical Council of United Kingdom
Certificate of Completion of Specialist training in Cardiology
United Kingdom Specialist Training Authority of the Royal Colleges
Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography accreditation
British Society of Echocardiography
Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography accreditation
European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging

Qualifications and postgraduate degrees

B.Sc. (London) First Class Honours Bachelor of Science
University of London
MB BS (London) Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery
University of London
MRCP (UK) Membership of Royal College of Physicians
Royal College of Physicians London
FRCP (UK) Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians
Royal College of Physicians London
MD (London) Postgraduate Doctorate of Medicine
University of London

Professional fellowships

FACC - Fellow of American College of Cardiology
FESC - Fellow of European Society of Cardiology
FSCAI - Fellow of Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, USA
FASE - Fellow of American Society of Echocardiography, USA

Medical education

University College London School of Medicine
University of London
Freer Lucas Scholarship
University of London
Meyerstein Scholarship
University of London
Charles Bell, Charlotte Dixon and Frank Scott Prizes
University of London

Research and publications

Chapter Author - Oxford Handbook of Cardiology 2006
Oxford University Press
Cardiac research
British Cardiac Society
Cardiac research
American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions
Cardiac research
American Heart Association Scientific Sessions
Cardiac research
European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions