Mr Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran

Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Practising at

Spire St Anthony's Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran at Spire include:

Cardiac surgery

Other treatments

  • Off-pump coronary artery bypass
  • Total arterial grafts
  • Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
  • Mitral valve repair
  • Aortic valve surgery

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Professional profile

I came to the UK in 1989 and trained under Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub at Harefield Hospital. I have been working as consultant cardiac surgeon at St George’s Hospital since 1999.

I have a caring and compassionate approach to patients and have excellent outcomes year after year. I specialise in beating heart coronary bypass grafts; mitral valve repair, including minimally invasive techniques; atrial fibrillation surgery; aortic valve and surgery of the aorta, including arch surgery, I am renowned for doing high-risk complex surgery involving multiple procedures.

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic surgery
Cardiac surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Surgical myectomy

Private contact details

Private secretary Emma Mahama
Private secretary telephone 0208 725 3962
Private secretary fax 020 8725 2170
Private secretary email
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Current NHS posts

 St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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