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What we do

We provide specialist diagnostic investigations and treatment for a wide range of blood, bone marrow and spleen disorders.

We treat all types of anaemia, platelet disorders, polycythaemia (high red cell count), iron metabolism disorders such as haemochromatosis (iron overload) and abnormal white cell counts.

Our service also offers specialist transfusion advice for pregnant women, patients with special requirements and patients who refuse blood products.


Ground floor, Cheyne Wing, King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS

Contact Details

Patient information leaflets

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Cyclophosphamide priming466 KB
Genetic haemochromatosis (GH)41 KB
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (favism or G6PD deficiency)181 KB
Haematology Red Cell Services69 KB

Conditions we treat

Our service has various clinics that cover the following conditions/areas:

  • anaemia (iron/B12/folate deficiency, anaemia of chronic disease, autoimmune haemolytic anaemia, anaemia of pregnancy)
  • disorders of iron metabolism (haemochromatosis)
  • neutropenia
  • polycythaemia/thrombocytosis
  • pregnancy-related immune disorders (fetal alloimmune thrombocytopenia, haemolytic disease of the fetus)
  • preparation for surgery/delivery in Jehovah’s Witnesses and patients with multiple red cell antibodies
  • therapeutic plasma or red cell exchange
  • patients with problems related to blood transfusion.

For details of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust’s clinical diagnostic pathology service, visit Synnovis.

Booking a patient at King’s

GPs should refer via NHS e-referral (e-RS) wherever possible.

Other ways to refer

Routine Referrals

GPs should refer via e-RS. Other referrers can contact Haematology Clinic Reception on 020 3299 5554. Include all relevant results with the referral.

For GPs: The Adult Haematology Referral Guide for GPs supports GPs in referring patients to haematology. There is also a Quick Referral Guide for GPs that summarises the key points. The guides have been developed jointly by King’s and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

Emergency Referrals

For emergency referrals, contact the secretary of the individual consultants or the haematology SpR listed under the Key Clinical Staff tab.

For urgent referrals, contact the secretary of the individual consultants listed under the Key Clinical Staff tab.

Other Queries

For advice, guidance, and transfusion appointments, contact Haematology Clinic Reception on 020 3299 5554.

GPs can also use the referrals guides above, e-RS Advice and Guidance, and Consultant Connect.

Key Clinical Staff

Name Role
Mr Oluwaseun Adepoju Biomedical Scientist
Mr Jamal Anwar Senior Clinical Scientist
Prof Roopen Arya Professor of Thrombosis/Haemostasis
Dr Moji Awogbade Consultant Haematologist, Sickle Cell
Dr Reuben Benjamin Consultant Haematologist
Dr Steven Best Clinical Scientist
Dr John Brewin Consultant Paediatric Haematologist
Mr Gary Bridges Senior Counselling Psychologist
Dr Mansour Ceesay Consultant Haematologist
Ms Surabhi Chaturvedi Counsellor/ Psychotherapist- Haemato-Oncology
Miss Rajani Chelliah Genetic Technologist
Mrs Evelyn Coles Governance, Risk and Quality Manager
Mr Ross Connell SATO
Mx Maria Cuadrado Bone Marrow Transplant Fellow
Dr Kirsty Cuthill Consultant Haematologist
Dr Julia Czuprynska Consultant Haematologist
Miss Whitney Davies Mesh Medical Laboratory Assistant
Prof Francesco Dazzi Professor of Haematological and Regenerative Medicine
Mrs Regina De Jesus Modern Matron
Miss Sheryl Desear-Bajesta Biomedical Scientist
Prof Stephen Devereux Hon Consultant Haematologist
Dr Preetam Dighe Locum Haematology Consultant
Mr Luke Ficinski Genetic Technologist
Dr Shreyans Gandhi Consultant Haematologist
Mrs Bhanu Gokhool Staff Nurse
Mr Geare Guinto Clinical Nurse Specialist
Dr Guy Hannah Consultant haematologist
Mrs Janet Hayden Myeloid Clinical Nurse Specialist
Miss Beth Hearle Genetic Technologist
Miss Jiasi Hu Biomedical Scientist
Mrs Fester Ike Clinical Nurse Specialist for Haemoglobinopathies
Dr Robin Ireland Consultant Haematologist
Miss Sophie Jackson Pre-registration Clinical Scientist
Miss Jemma Johns Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Dr John Jones Consultant Haematologist
Miss Emma Kane BMT Co-Ordinator CNS
Dr Shireen Kassam Consultant Haematologist
Mrs Celestine Kesten Biomedical Scientist
Dr Kar Lok Kong Clinical Scientist
Dr Austin Kulasekararaj Consultant Haematologist
Miss Joanna Large Clinical Nurse Specialist CML/PNH/MPN
Dr Nicholas Lea Clinical Scientist Molecular Haemato-Oncology, Joint director of laboratory
Mrs Myra Medel Biomedical scientist
Dr Varun Mehra Consultant Haematologist
Dr Alek Mijovic Consultant in Haematology and Transfusion medicine
Mr Andres Sebastian Moya Davila CAR-T Clinical Nurse Specialist
Mrs Geke Ong Myeloid clinical nurse specialist
Mrs Maya Parikh Biomedical scientist
Dr Raj Patel Consultant Haematologist, Coagulation
Mr Jignesh Patel Reader and Honorary Consultant Pharmacist in Anticoagulation
Dr Piers Patten Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Haematologist
Ms Angie Perera CNS
Dr Victoria Potter Consultant Haematologist-Transplant Programme Director
Dr Lynn Quek Consultant
Dr Moosa Qureshi Honorary consultant haematologist
Dr Sabia Rashid Consultant Haematologist
Dr David Rees Consultant Paediatric Haematologist
Dr Lara Roberts Consultant Haematologist, Thrombosis & Haemostasis
Mrs Mabel Samm-Esprit Modern Matron
Mrs Juliet Scarlett Anticoagulation Clinical Nurse Specialist
Mrs Valerie Scott Coagulation CNS
Dr Katie Snape Consultant Geneticist
Dr Penny Stein Consultant
Mrs Orla Stewart Lead nurse- Haematology
Dr Sara Stuart-Smith Haematology Consultant
Dr Bipin Vadher Consultant Haematologist
Dr Ling Weng Lab Manager
Dr Deborah Yallop Consultant Haematologist