Dr. Shanmugam graduated from King’s College, University of London with a 1st Class BSc honours degree in 1998. He later trained on the South West London Cardiology rotation and completed Specialist Cardiology training in April 2013. He completed an International Fellowship at the National Heart Centre/ Duke-NUS Singapore in Device Therapy and Advanced Cardiac Imaging, before being appointed Consultant Cardiologist in October 2013 at St George’s University Hospital, London.
General Cardiology, Heart failure and Cardiac Imaging (Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Echocardiography). He is clinical lead for the optimization and follow up of patients with Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy and the Cardiac Sarcoid services.
Dr. Shanmugam is a Honorary Senior Lecturer based in the Molecular and Clinical Sciences Research Institute at St George’s University of London. He has ongoing research interests in Cardiac Sarcoidosis and inflammatory Cardiomyopathies, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Cardiac Device Therapies in Heart Failure. He has also obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education at University College London and continues to actively teach at an undergraduate and postgraduate level.