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Salih, Caner - consultant cardiac surgeon


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Secretary tel: 020 7188 1071

Area of expertise: children's cardiac surgery, adult congenital cardiac surgery

  • Biography

    • Training in adult cardiothoracic surgery at Harefield Hospital, The London Chest Hospital, St Bartholomew's, Guy's Hospital and The Royal Brompton Hospital.
    • Training in children's cardiac surgery at Birmingham Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital and The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
    • Locum consultant in children's cardiac surgery at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne 2008-2009.
    • Consultant childen's cardiac surgeon, Guy's and St Thomas', 2010.
    • Head of service for children's cardiac and adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) surgery, 2017-present.
  • Education and training

    • MB ChB (Glasgow University 1993)
    • MD (London 2001)
    • FRCS CTh (2006)
  • Research interests

    • MD thesis on hypoplastic left heart syndrome
  • Specialist interests

    • Surgery of congenital heart disease
    • Norwood procedure

    • Surgery for complex TGA, LVOTO 

    • Valve repair