Dr James Rosengarten

Personal profile

Dr James Rosengarten is a cardiologist with particular interest and expertise in cardiac rhythm management. He is passionate about delivering accessible healthcare, meeting the demands of the local population in East Kent and addressing the unmet needs of those suffering with highly symptomatic rhythm disturbance and patients at risk of lethal arrhythmia across the wider region.  

His training has included many aspects of electrophysiology including diagnosis and catheter ablation of AV nodal and pathway mediated tachycardias, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia. He manages pacemakers and defibrillators, including implantation, follow-up, and troubleshooting, including extraction.

Dr Rosengarten's research experience is in the use of novel risk stratification tools for sudden cardiac death, utilising biomedical engineering techniques, including artificial intelligence and machine learning, to identify serum protein, imaging and electrocardiographic biomarkers.

Professional Memberships

  • British Heart Rhythm Society 
  • British Cardiovascular Society

Clinical Interests

In addition to the common problems of chest pain and breathlessness, as a cardiac electrophysiologist, James has a particular interest in patients with irregular heartbeats, palpitations, SVT, atrial flutter, fibrillation, and tachycardia. He is the only cardiologist in the region who offers curative ablation for these procedures.

He manages patients who need heart monitors, pacemakers, ICDs and defibrillators.

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • East Kent Hospitals

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