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Dr Saagar Mahida

Date: 25 February 2019 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.


  • More than 50 manuscripts in Pubmed

Languages spoken:

  • English, Spanish, French, Gujrati, Swahili