Dr Simon Kennon is an interventional and general cardiologist. He specialises in transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI); and is experienced in the management of all general cardiology conditions (including palpitations, chest pain, breathlessness, high blood pressure and high cholesterol).
His private practice is based at the Wellington Hospital and the Kings Oak Hospital. Interventional procedures are undertaken at the Wellington Hospital and the Barts Heart Centre, St Bartholomew's Hospital.
Dr Simon Kennon qualified from Manchester Medical School in 1992. He completed general medical training in and around London (Royal Free Hospital, Southend General Hospital, Newham General Hospital and the London Chest Hospital) before training in general & interventional cardiology at St Bartholomew’s and the London Chest Hospitals. His training continued with a fellowship in interventional cardiology at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
Dr Kennon is experienced in the management of all general cardiology conditions and has particular expertise in the assessment and treatment of chest pain and aortic valve disease; in particular the treatment of coronary artery disease and aortic stenosis. He is an experienced TAVI operator having set up and led the TAVI programme at the London Chest Hospital. He is also an interventional cardiologist performing coronary interventions in both elective and emergency settings.
Dr Kennon Talking About TAVI