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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Divaka Perera

Dr Divaka Perera

Consultant Cardiologist

Cardiology

Dr Divaka Perera graduated in medicine from Cambridge University and completed his early clinical training at Addenbrooke’s, Papworth and West Suffolk hospitals.

He undertook specialist training in cardiology in south London and sub-speciality training in interventional cardiology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals.

In 2008, he received a five-year clinical senior lectureship award from the Department of Health, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC). At the same time he was also appointed to the post of consultant cardiologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’.

In addition to his clinical and research roles, Dr Perera teaches undergraduate medical students and supervises postgraduate researchers towards MSc, MD and PhD degrees at King’s College London.

Special interests

Complex percutaneous coronary intervention, advanced coronary assessment,circulatory assist strategies to prevent and treat severe acute heart failure,cardiac MRI-guided management of coronary artery disease and ischaemic cardiomyopathy.

Consulting Address

St Olaf’s House, London Bridge Hospital

SE1 2PR

Consulting Sessions:

Thursday AM

Secretary:

Denise Rainsbury and Lucy Judge

Telephone:

02074070292

Fax:

02073570994

Email:

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Website:

Qualifications:

MB BChir, MA, MD, FRCP

NHS Base:

Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust