Last updated20 May 2020 08:19

Main Address

  • Clinic 3A
    The Whittington Hospital
    Magdala Avenue
    N19 5NF
COVID-19 update: Whittington Health usually hosts a walk-in service for Cardiac ECG’s.

Due to COVID-19, the Cardiac diagnostic department is currently only seeing urgent ECG patients by appointment only. This is a temporary measure and we will reinstate this service as soon as it is safe to do so.

If your appointment is referred to us by your GP as urgent,  we will contact you to arrange an appointment. If you would like to find out the status of your appointment, please call us on 020 7288 5691. 

ECG - A graphic recording of cardiac electrical activities exercise tolerance test – A comprehensive recording of ECG’s along with blood pressure, when patients are walking on a treadmill twenty-four hour ECG (patient returns the next day to have it removed) – A continuous electronic reading of the ECG for 24 hours twenty-four hour blood pressure (patient returns the next day to have it removed) – intermittent recording of the blood pressure for 24 hours cardiomemo – intermittent or continuous recording of the ECG for a few days/weeks echocardiogram – ultrasound images of the heart and big arteries transoesophageal echocardiogram – ultrasound image of the heart recorded from the oesophagus dobutamine stress echocardiogram – a series of ultrasound images of heart recorded when the patient is intravenously infused with dobutamine which puts the heart under stress transcranial doppler – an ultrasound recording of blood flow in a big artery in the brain. Respiratory function is also situated within the cardiology department.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday
10am to 12pm and
2pm to 4pm

Further Information

Administrator - Usha Tewari 020 7288 5693

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