- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- General cardiology
- Video and telephone consultations
Konstantinos Savvatis is a Consultant Cardiologist with special interest in Inherited and Acquired cardiomyopathies and advanced cardiovascular MRI and echocardiography. He works in the Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases Unit at Barts Heart Centre in London and is honorary Associate Professor in University College London and Queen Mary University London.
He trained at the Department of Cardiology at the Charité University Hospital in Berlin, Germany, one of the largest centres in Europe focusing on dilated and inflammatory cardiomyopathy. He acquired his PhD on the immunomodulatory role of matrix metalloproteinases in acute myocarditis and continued working as Clinician Scientist at the Charité and the Centre for Regenerative Therapies focusing on the role of fibrosis and fibroblasts in heart failure and cardiomyopathy.
His main clinical and academic interests include heart failure, athletic heart, risk assessment and therapy in dilated cardiomyopathy, myocarditis and neuromuscular conditions with cardiac involvement as well as the advanced cardiac imaging.
His work has been published in several high impact journals, such as Nature Communications, Circulation, Circulation Research and European Heart Journal.
Areas of interest
neuromuscular conditions with cardiac involvement
Current NHS consultant posts held
Barts Heart Centre
Advanced cardiovascular imaging
Risk assessment in dilated cardiomyopathy
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(Additional) Languages spoken
- German - Native or bilingual
- Greek, Modern - Native or bilingual
Courses offered to GPs
Barts TOE course
Barts Heart Muscle Disease echo course
Barts stress echo course
- PhD Charite University Medicine Berlin 2009
- Post-CCT Fellow in Cardiomyopathies Barts Heart Centre 2016
Reference number 7362578
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC specialist register , 2014
- Harley Street Clinic
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 020 7234 2865
- London Bridge Hospital
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 020 7234 2865
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.