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Dr Keshthra Satchithananda, Consultant Radiologist

Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Keshthra Satchithananda




Consultant Radiologist



Site specialisation

Breast, muscolskeletal imaging

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Breast cancer imaging and multimodality imaging of common muscolskeletal pathologies.

Background Information

Dr Satchithananda qualified as an undergraduate from the University of London in 1994. Having completed her basic surgical training and FRCS (Eng), she began specialist registrar training at King?s College Hospital in radiology with interests in both breast and musculoskeletal imaging. 
She?s a consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer at King?s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and King?s College, London. She works in both the NHS breast screening programme (NHSBSP) and the symptomatic breast service. She is accredited to the standards of the NHSBSP and offers expertise in a multimodality approach to breast imaging.

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020 7460 5747

Additional Career Information
Year qualified




NHS hospitals

Charing Cross


Director of Breast Screening for South East London Breast Screening Programme

Research interests

MR Elastrography, Metal on metal hip imaging, breast cancer imaging.

Key published papers

A comparison of the diagnostic accuracy of MARS MRI and ultrasound of the painful metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty. Siddiqui IA, Sabah SA, Satchithananda K, Lim AK, Cro S, Henckel J, Skinner JA, Hart AJ. Acta Orthop. 2014 Apr 3. 
Rastogi A, Kubassova O, Krasnosselskaia LV, Lim AK, Satchithananda K, Boesen M, Binks M, Hajnal JV, Taylor PC. Eur J Radiol. 2013 Aug;82(8):1286-91. Evaluating automated dynamic contrast enhanced wrist 3T MRI in healthy volunteers: one-year longitudinal observational study. 
Siddiqui IA, Sabah SA, Satchithananda K, Lim AK, Henckel J, Skinner JA, Hart AJ. Clin Radiol. 2013 Aug;68(8):e472-8. Cross-sectional imaging of the metal-on-metal hip prosthesis: the London ultrasound protocol. 
Belinda Lee, Adrian K Lim, Jonathan Krell, Keshthra Satchithananda, R Charles Coombes, Jacqueline S Lewis and Justin Stebbing . The efficacy of axillary ultrasound in the detection of nodal metastasis in breast cancer  AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Mar;200(3). 
Hart, A., Satchithananda, K., Liddle, A., Sabah, S. A., McRobbie, D., Henckel, J., Cobb, J., Skinner, J., Mitchell, A. W. M. Pseudotumors following well-functioning metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty: a case-control study using three-dimensional computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging. J Bone Joint Surg [Am]: 2012; 94:317-25 


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