Dr Sado is a Cardiology Consultant and the lead of the cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging service at King’s College Hospital. As well as general clinical cardiology, he has particular interests in heart failure, heart imaging, heart disease in patients with cancer (cardio-oncology) and inherited heart diseases.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr Sado, has been the South East London joint lead for Post Covid Syndrome in Cardiology ("Long" COVID syndrome). He has formed a pan London group of Cardiologists interested in this area which is looking to improve clinical care, education and research in the area.
Dr Sado has a strong involvement in medical education, and is a national, regional and local leader for cardiology education, working as training programme director for South Thames Cardiology trainees and sitting on British Cardiac Society, Royal Society of Medicine and the Nationalist Specialist Advisory Committee in Cardiology. He was the first Chair of the British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (BSCMR) Training Committee, and he organises and leads the London registrar training days in cardiovascular imaging. He provides cardiology training to consultants, junior doctors, students and allied health professionals.
He has won several international, national and regional prizes for his ongoing research and has published over 80 articles in the peer-reviewed medical literature.
He is frequently invited to lecture and chair sessions at national and international conferences, and is leading on the redesign of the UK national heart failure training curriculum.
Dr Sado provides services built on a number of important values including integrity, honesty, openness, empathy and understanding. Using these and other skills, his overall aim is to strive to provide the highest possible quality of clinical care, research, teaching, leadership and management in healthcare.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Cardiac magnetic resonance scan (cardiac MRI)
- General cardiology
- Heart failure
- High blood pressure
- Chest pain
- Heart imaging
- Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- Heart disease in patients with cancer (cardio-oncology)
- Inherited heart diseases
- Adult congenital heart disease