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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Mr Ranjit Deshpande

Mr Ranjit Deshpande

Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Cardiac Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

Mr Ranjit Deshpande is a Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon with specialist interest in Minimally Invasive (Key Hole) Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery. He is well known nationally and internationally for endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery which is performed as “beating heart” procedure without opening the sternum. He trained in the South-East Thames London Cardiothoracic Surgical Programme.

In 2005 after the award of FRCS (C/Th) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, he received a prestigious scholarship from the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons to work in OLV Zeinkenhaus, Belgium to train in port-access endoscopic mitral valve repair surgery for mitral valve prolapse. He was appointed as Senior Registrar in Advanced Aortic & Robotic Cardiac Surgery at the Royal Brompton Hospital in 2006 before being appointed as a Consultant at King’s College Hospital.

Mr Deshpande is one of the lead surgeons of the “Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation” (TAVI) programme at London Bridge Hospital. He is an integral member of the complex major aortic surgery group for specially designed aortic root and aortic dissection surgery as an initiative of the South London Cardiac Network.

Special interests

Endoscopy Assisted Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (ENDO-MIDCAB), minimally invasive mitral valve repair surgery, Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI), total arterial coronary artery bypass surgery, thoracosocpic lung cancer and pleural surgery

Consulting Address

London Bridge Hospital

Emblem House

London

SE1 2PR

Consulting Sessions:

By appointment only Tues PM and Thu PM

Secretary:

Elizabeth Dean

Telephone:

020 7403 0824 / 020 7034 8972

Fax:

020 7403 2306

Email:

lizannedean52@gmail.com

Website:

Qualifications:

MBBS MS MCh FRCS (C-Th/Eng)

NHS Base:

King's College Hospital