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Heartscan's founder Dr Antoinette Kenny has been working on matters of the heart for over 20 years. Within this blog she shares updates and insights.

HeartScan delivers ‘Outstanding’ service for patients

HeartScan was classed as ‘Outstanding’ following a review by the CQC earlier this year, making it one of only four private medical centres in the North East which currently hold this rating.

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Technologies transforming heart care: Nanomedicine

In part two of our technologies in heart care series we look at the advancements of Nanomedicine…

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Technologies transforming heart care: Digital opportunities in imaging

Over the next few months we will be exploring the technological innovations that are transforming heart care.

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The history of echocardiograms – Part 2.

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How did it all happen? The history of echocardiograms - Part 1

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HeartScan Morpeth Road Race 2019 Gallery

Here are a selection of images taken at the HeartScan Morpeth Road Race!

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The HeartScan Morpeth Road Race 2019!

We are proud to announce we are working with the Morpeth Harriers and Athletic Club to sponsor the HeartScan Morpeth Road Race 2019!

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World Heart Day 2018

A promise for my heart, your heart and all our hearts

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HeartScan's research contributes to new FA recommendations

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Newcastle United screening day

HeartScan was once again delighted be asked to perform heart screens on the Newcastle United first team squad at their training ground.

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Dr. Kenny speaks at the Cardiology in British Sport 2018 event at Wembley.


Dr Kenny invited to At the Limits special 20th anniversary conference

I was very pleased to be invited by Professor Derek Yellon, Director of the Hatter Cardiovascular Institute to this year’s symposium...

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BSE advanced accreditation

We are delighted to announce that, following a rigorous on-site inspection, we have been awarded the British Society of Echocardiography Advanced Transthoracic Echocardiography Accreditation. Presently, we are the only private company to have received advanced accreditation status - a marker of quality in all aspects of our service.


Dr. Kenny’s textbook is now translated to German.