Mr Michael Sabetai

Mr Michael Sabetai

MD, PhD, FRCS (C-Th), DIC (Diploma of Imperial College)

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Recommended by 2 specialists
31 years of experience
10 years as a specialist

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“I couldn't of wished for a better surgeon. I knew exactly what was going to happen and it has all gone to plan. He come to visit me on several evenings, when he had finished surgery, to check on me and see if all was ok. I would highly recommend him to anybody needing heart surgery.“
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  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4381354
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £250

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,653 reviews


    Michael M Sabetai, MD PhD DIC FRCS (C-Th) is a consultant Cardiac Surgeon providing all aspects of adult heart surgery.

    He trained in General and Trauma Surgery in the USA and came to London where he completed his PhD studies in Cardiovascular Surgery at the Imperial College School of Medicine.

    Mr Sabetai undertook his training in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’, Royal Brompton and London Chest Hospitals in London.

    Mr Sabetai obtained further experience in Aortic Root Sugrery and Sugrery of the Thoracic Aorta in two of the best Aortic Surgery centres in the USA under the tuition of Dr Hazim Safi in Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas (surgical management of thoracoabdominal aneurysms) and Dr Joe Bavaria in the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (aortic root surgery and hybrid approaches to aortic arch surgery by means of surgery and stenting).

    Mr Sabetai completed his training in 2011 and was appointed as a Consultant Cardiac and Aortic Surgeon at St Thomas’ Hospital in 2012. He has a particular interest in the surgical treatment of the thoracic aorta, aortic root and aortic valve surgery including minimally invasive keyhole approaches to aortic valve replacement.

    Mr Sabetai has been running a Thoracic Aorta Surveillance Clinic since 2012. He is a core member of the Thoracic Aortic Multidisciplinary Team at St Thomas' Hospital.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Thoracic aorta aneurysms
    • Surgery of the Thoracic Aorta
    • Aortic Root Surgery
    • Thoracic Aortic Surgery including hybrid approaches of surgery and stenting
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Surveillance Clinic
    • Aortic valve surgery
    • Minimally invasive approach to aortic valve surgery
    • Coronary artery surgery
    • Aortic and mitral valve replacement
    • Thoracic Aorta Aneurysms
    • Surgery of the Thoracic Aorta
    • Aortic Root surgery
    • Aortic Arch surgery including hybrid approaches of surgery and stenting
    • Aortic valve surgery
    • Keyhole approach to valve surgery
    • Coronary artery surgery
    • Aortic and mitral valve replacement


    • Artificial Heart Valve Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Coronary Artery Surgery
    • Heart Bypass Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
    • Aortic Valve Repair
    • Aortic Valve Replacement
    • Valve Repair or Replacement
    • Aortic Arch Replacement
    • Video Consultation
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    • MD
    • PhD
    • FRCS (C-Th)
    • DIC (Diploma of Imperial College for post graduate studies in Surgery)
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