Dr Joban Sehmi
BSc, MBBS, MRCP, PhD
I am a consultant cardiologist with an expertise in all aspects of general cardiology and sub-specialisation in advanced cardiac imaging.
I specialise in the management of all aspects of general cardiology including coronary disease, heart failure, arrhythmia and valvular heart disease. I have an sub-specialisy interest in advanced cardiac imaging and I am proficient in echocardiography, advanced/ contrast echo, transoesophageal echo, stress echo (pharmacological and exercise stress), cardiac CT (SCCT level 2) including TAVI planning and FFR CT, and cardiac MRI (EAVCI level 3).
I qualified from Guys and St Thomas’ Medical school in 2003. I trained in cardiology in NW London, and have undertaken training in all aspects of advanced cardiac imaging. I have completed three years of sub-specialist training in cardiac imaging as part of the prestigious Royal Brompton and Imperial College fellowships.
My academic interests lie in population based genomics and epidemiology.I completed my PHD in 2013, during which I investigated genetic and environmental factors determining the increased risk of type-2 diabetes amongst South Asians compared to Europeans. I have presented at several national and international meetings, and our work was published in multiple high ranking scientific journals.
I am clinical lead for heart failure at West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Joban Sehmi at Spire include:
In my spare time I enjoy reading and cooking. I am a fan of Liverpool football club and play cricket and golf regularly.