Microbiology

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It can be a vital tool in understanding the nature and cause of infections and helps doctors and other medical professionals prepare a course of treatments to help patients recover.

Enquiries & Appointments

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Our Treatments

The microbiology department at King Edward VII’s focuses on the effective identification of diseases and conditions to help inform effective treatments. This includes all types of infection and illness ranging from fungal and viral complaints through to conditions caused by invasive parasites and protozoa, as well as issues related to the body’s cellular structure.

At King Edward VII’s we have all the facilities needed to support you through any condition including our own infectious disease and intensive care departments, should these be required in the treatment of your condition. Additionally, our service is backed by professional and personal nursing to ensure your stay with us is as comfortable as possible.

Our Service

You become the centre of our attention from the moment you arrive at King Edward VII’s Hospital. With a legacy dating back over 120 years, we are accustomed to managing every fine detail, ensuring your stay is both pleasant and relaxing, returning you to everyday life with as little disruption as possible.

  • Consultants– we have over 300 world-leading professionals hand-picked on an invitation basis, ensuring only the highest standards of treatment and care for our patients.
  • Nurses – long standing, specifically trained and dedicated individuals, operating on a traditional matron led ward system focused on cleanliness and care.
  • Rooms– individual residences designed around your needs, with all the latest facilities including en-suite bathrooms, internet connections, and a silver standard room service.

Our Experts

Microbiologists

Dr Vanya Gant  ›
Special interests include:
Microbiology
Dr John Holton  ›
Special interests include:
Microbiology
Dr Nan Shetty  ›
Special interests include:
Microbiology
Dr Peter Wilson  ›
Special interests include:
Microbiology

Our Experts

Why our consultants love King Edward VII’s Hospital

King Edward VII’s Hospital is a quite exceptional institution. Patient’s are always cared for in a most efficient, careful and compassionate way. I have no hesitation in unreservedly recommending the Hospital to my patients. I feel proud to work here as a urological surgeon.

Professor Roger Kirby - MA MD FRCS (UROL)
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Why King Edward VII's Hospital?

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We don’t have to make promises at King Edward VII’s Hospital.
Our standards are apparent in everything we do…
  • Just 56 beds – because we are dedicated to providing truly personalised care
  • Hand-picked specialists – we invite only the world’s top consultants for our patients
  • Consistently low patient to nurse ratios – ensuring that every patient gets the attention they deserve
  • In-house Head chef – serving restaurant quality fine-dining meals every day
  • Supporting Veterans – providing subsidised medical care to Veterans of the Armed Forces since 1899.

There is a reason why over 98% of our patients would recommend King Edward VII’s Hospital to family and friends.
Book your consultation today: Call 020 7467 4344