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Dr Saagar Mahida

Date: 01 July 2017 10:16

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Karen Rees - karen.rees@lhch.nhs.uk 

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About Dr Saagar Mahida

 

Job title and responsibilities at LHCH:

  • Consultant Cardiologist

Area of Practice:

  • Cardiac Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology
  • Inherited Cardiac Diseases

Special clinical interests:

  • Cardiac arrhythmias (heart rhythm disorders) including atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia and supraventricular tachycardia
  • Inherited Cardiac Diseases

Current membership of professional regional and national bodies:

  • Royal College of Physicians

Professional Profile including Training and Education 

  • Bachelor of Science (first class honours), 2000
  • MBChB (distinction), 2002
  • PhD 2014

Dr Mahida undertook specialist training in management of heart rhythm disorders at a number of world renowned centres of excellence. He spent one year in the pioneering cardiac arrhythmia unit at Hôpital Haut-Lévêque in Bordeaux, France. A further year was spent at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, which is a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

Dr Mahida has also previously undertaken a two-year postdoctoral research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. His areas of research include complex catheter ablation of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias and genetics of arrhythmias syndromes.

Publications:  

  • More than 50 manuscripts in Pubmed

Languages spoken:

  • English, Spanish, French, Gujrati, Swahili