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Dr Shankar Sridharan, Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist

Specialising in:

Heart murmurs in children, congenital heart disease in children, child chest pain, baby heart murmur, echocardiography, fetal cardiology 

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Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Shankar Sridharan

Qualifications

MBBS BSc MRCPCH

Title

Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist

 Shankar Sridharan
Specialties

Paediatric cardiology

Site specialisation

Heart murmurs, congenital, chest pain, echocardiography

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Heart murmurs in children, congenital heart disease in children, child chest pain, baby heart murmur, echocardiography, fetal cardiology 

Background Information
Biography

Dr Shankar Sridharan is a Consultant Fetal and Paediatric Cardiologist (baby heart doctor). His NHS practice is at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, where he is also the Cardiac Network Lead. 
He specialises in the diagnosis, treatment and on-going care of all types of heart disease affecting babies, children and teenagers (including holes-in the heart such as ASD's and VSD's, valve problems and all complex forms of structural heart disease). 
Many heart problems in children may be managed as an outpatient without the need for interventional procedures or cardiac surgery. If these are required, the care plan created will provide direct access to the best paediatric interventional and surgical doctors in the country.

Languages spoken

English, Tamil

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

Yes

Clinic days

Mon: amTue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

1998

Memberships

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, British Congenital Cardiac Society 

NHS hospitals

Great Ormond Street Hospita

Posts
Research interests

Remote detection of prenatal myocardial injury, management of fetal tachyarrhythmias 

Key published papers

Power Doppler three-dimensional visualisation of aortic arch interruption in fetal life. Heart. 2010 August; 96 (15): 1190 
Late donor cardiectomy after paediatric heterotopic cardiac transplantation. Lancet. 2009 August 1; 374 (9867): 387-92 
Premature constriction of the fetal ductus arteriosus following maternal consumption camomile tea Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. March 2009. (Letter to-the-Editor) 
Images in Cardiovascular Medicine-Transcatheter Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Intervention:  The Risk to the Coronary Circulation. Circulation. 2006 June 27; 113(25): e 93-5 
Physiological and Clinical Consequences of Relief of Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction late after repair of Congenital Heart Defects Circulation. 2006 May 2; 113(17): 2037-44.

Media coverage

Our health professionals regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.

Congenital heart disease - its not always awful news Bupa Cromwell Hospital MEDIscene magazine Issue 4