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Dr Sen Sankar

Consultant Cardiologist
FRCP FESC FACC

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Sen Sankar at Spire include:

Other treatments

Cardiac MRI (Morphology, Tissue characterisation, cardiomyopathy, Evaluation of Coronary artery disease), Stress MRI and Evaluation of Complex Congenital Heart Disease
Cardiac CT (Calcium score, CT coronary angiogram & grafts, functional imaging and evaluation of cardiac mass) Advanced Echocardiography (3D Transthoracic Echocardiogram, 3D Tranesophageal Echocardiogram, Stress {Dobutamine & Exercise} Echocardiography, Contrast Echo, Deformation Imaging, PFO assessment & Stroke)
Complex Cardiac Imaging (Adult Congenital Heart Disease)
Left heart Catheterisation (Coronary angiogram, grafts) via Radial and Femoral artery approaches
Right Heart Catheterisation via Medial/Basilic vein & cephalic and Femoral venous approaches
Devices: Dual Chamber pacemaker Implantation, Loop recorder Implantation.
Heart Failure, Hypertension, Arrhythmias and Valvular Heart disease

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Professional profile

Qualifications; MBBS - 1997 MRCP - 2003 CCT Cardiology - 2011 CCT General Medicine - 2011 FRCP - 2013 FESC - 2013 FACC - 2016

I completed my Cardiology and General Medicine specialist training in wales and did POST CCT fellowship in Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease and Cardiac MRI at Southampton University Hospital.

I have unique experience of having worked in best healthcare systems in the world including Cleveland Clinic, world’s best cardiothoracic Centre.

My contributions to cardiovascular medicine were recognised by world premier cardiology societies and I was awarded with prestigious Fellowship degrees by European Society of Cardiology (FESC in 2013) and recently by American College of Cardiology (FACC in 2016). I was awarded Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh in 2013 and I am Royal College MRCP PACES Examiner.

I have held various leadership roles in developing Cardiac Imaging services, Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease Service and Clinical Governance & Audit lead. I have management certification from Harvard Business School, Boston USA and Institute of Healthcare Improvement certification from Institute of Healthcare Improvement, USA.

I have a special interest in Healthcare management, planning, development of Health service and delivery. I have completed Harvard Management Mentorship Program (2014/15) organised by Harvard Business School, Boston, USA and Institute of Healthcare Improvement Certification.


Clinical Interests

Cardiology
Arrhythmia (Electrophysiology)
Echocardiography

All aspects of General Cardiology/Medicine All aspects of Cardiac Imaging (Simple and Complex): 2 D & 3D Echo, Cardiac MRI and Cardiac CT Evaluation of coronary artery disease(Chest pain), Heart failure, cardiomyopathy, Athletes Heart, Arrhythmias, Valvular Heart Disease and Endocarditis

Private contact details

Telephone 0151 929 5181
Private secretary telephone 0151 552 1882
Private secretary email sancardio007@gmail.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (2013)
Fellow of European Society of Cardiology (2013)
Fellow of American College of Cardiology (2016)
Member of British Cardiovascular Imaging Society
Member of British Society of Echocardiography
Member of Society of Cardiovascular MRI
Member of European Society of Cardiovascular Imaging

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Cardiologist & Physician, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

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Personal Profile

I enjoy playing football, cricket, flying and listening to music.

 

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