Kesse-Adu, Rachel – consultant haematologist


Consultant profiles

Rachel Kesse-Adu, consultant haematologist


Tel: 020 7188 2741
Secretary: Anne Oddotte

Area of expertise: sickle cell disease

  • Biography

    Dr Rachel Kesse-Adu became a consultant haematologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in 2012. She has specialist interest in haemoglobinopathies and general haematology. She runs specialist clinics in cardiorespiratoy and urological complications of sickle cell disease (SCD).

    Rachel is involved in research and is PI for a phase 2 trial looking at a new agent in SCD. She is educational supervisor and involved in teaching and training.

  • Education and training

    • Undergradute: Imperial College School of Medicine
    • Haematology training: King's College Hospital.
  • Specialist interests

    • Sickle cell anaemia and its chronic complications
    • General haematology and haemochromatosis.
  • Research interests

    • Sickle cell anaemia.