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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.

Sports Cardiology Conference 2018

The Football Association has led the field amongst sporting bodies when it comes to heart screening. First introduced for young footballers in 1996, I was pleased to be asked by the FA to help deliver the screening programme. Having been involved...

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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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Pictures courtesy of Serena Taylor and NUFC July 2017.


Dr. Kenny speaks at the Cardiology event at Wembley.

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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.


The importance of heart screening in sports

Dr. Paul Catterson, Club Doctor at Newcastle United explains the importance of screening.

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