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
- Main Reception: +44 (0)20 3299 5554
- Haematology Clinic Reception: +44 (0)20 3299 5554
Patient information leaflets
|Cyclophosphamide priming||466 KB|
|Genetic haemochromatosis (GH)||41 KB|
|Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (favism or G6PD deficiency)||181 KB|
|Haematology Red Cell Services||69 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)
- 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
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.
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.
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
|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|
|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|