- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Cardiac CT/MRI
- Structural/Heart failure
- Video and telephone consultations
Consultant Cardiologist specialising in heart failure and cardiac imaging.
Areas of interest
Heart Failure; Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR); Advanced Heart Failure; Left Ventricular Assist Devices; Heart Transplantation
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Cardiologist in Wycombe General Hospital and Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust.
Honorary Consultant Cardiologist in Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals.
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Ischaemic Heart Disease
Coronary microvascular dysfunction
Graduate Scholarship to read DPhil in Medical Sciences, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, 2020-2022
Staff Excellence Award, University of Oxford, 2020
Finalist at Young Investigator prize, Artery 2010 Conference, Italy, 2010
Merit in Medicine and Surgery, Imperial College London, 2005
Welcome Trust Prize: awarded for the research project at Harvard University, 2007.
Hammersmith Hospital Board of Trustees Prize, 2007
Association of Physicians of UK and NI Travel bursary, 2007
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Tamil - Native or bilingual
For a full list of publications and international presentations, please visit: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mayooran-Shanmuganathan
Shanmuganathan, M., Goswami, R., Dar, O., & A'Court, C. (2021). Management of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in 2021: an update for GPs.. The British journal of general practice:, 71(708), 330-332.
Shanmuganathan, M., & Goswami, R. (2021). Empagliflozin in Heart Failure. New England Journal of Medicine, 384(4), 384-388.
Scarsini, R*., Shanmuganathan, M* (*Joint First Authors)., De Maria, G. L., Borlotti, A., Kotronias, R. A., Burrage, M. K., . . . Banning, A. P. (2021). Coronary microvascular dysfunction assessed by pressure wire and CMR after STEMI predicts long-term outcomes. JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, 14(10), 1948-1959.
Shanmuganathan, M., Barlotti, A., Scarsini, R., Nikolaidou, C., Gara, E., Burrage, M., . . . Ferreira, V. (2021). A CMR first strategy in patients with suspected NSTEMI may help identify MINOCA and infarct related artery. In European Heart Journal -- Cardiovascular Imaging Vol. 22.
Shanmuganathan, M., Rajani, P., Androulakis, E., Moledina, S., Sarri, G., Robertus, J., . . . Wong, J. (2021). Predicting Significant Right Ventricular Failure Post-LVAD Implantation Using CMR Compared to Echocardiography and Right Heart Catheterisation. In Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation Vol. 40 (pp. S438).
Scarsini, R*., Shanmuganathan, M*. (*Joint first authors) . . . De Maria, G. (2021). Angiography-derived index of microcirculatory resistance (IMRangio) as a novel pressure-wire-free tool to assess coronary microvascular dysfunction... International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 37(6), 1801-1813.
Shanmuganathan, M., & Dar, O. (2020). Complications of heart transplantation. In S. G. Raja (Ed.), Cardiac Surgery A Complete Guide. Springer.
Shanmuganathan, M., Vughs, J., Noseda, M., & Emanueli, C. (2018). Exosomes: basic biology and technological advancements suggesting their potential as ischemic heart disease therapeutics. Frontiers in Physiology, 9, 1159. doi:10.3389/fphys.2018.01159
Shanmuganathan, M., Saleh, K., & Chuah, T. P. (2018). Successful use of ultrafiltration (UF) in patients with heart failure (HF) and diuretic resistant fluid overload - A 3 year experience in a District General Hospital. In European Journal of Heart Failure Vol. 20 (pp. 350). Wiley. doi:10.1002/ejhf.1197
Courses offered to GPs
Regular talks to GPs and trainees in Buckinghamshire (both virtual and in person).
Reference number 7020476
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Medical Council , 2019
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Physicians, London, UK
International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT)
British Heart Failure Society
Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR)
British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (BSCMR)
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.