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Dr Sanjay Kumar Kohli studied clinical pharmacology at King's College London before studying medicine. After graduating and obtaining membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP (UK)), he trained in cardiology and general internal medicine in the London Deanery on the north-west London rotation. 

He spent three years as a research fellow in the inherited cardiovascular disease unit at the Heart Hospital (University College London), during which time he studied for a higher degree (MD) and developed a specialist interest in cardiomyopathy.  

Dr Kohli carried out further sub-speciality training in interventional cardiology at Harefield and Hammersmith hospitals. He undertook an additional year of advanced interventional training in Singapore at the National Heart Centre (the base hospital for AsiaPCR). 

Once he trained in both cardiology and general internal medicine, he was appointed as a consultant cardiologist with a special interest in interventional cardiology at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. 

Dr Kohli holds cardiology clinics at both Harefield Hospital and Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, as well as performing routine diagnostic coronary angiography and coronary intervention. He also on the on-call rota for primary percutaneous coronary angioplasty at Harefield Hospital. 

Dr Kholi has been instrumental in developing an adult cardiomyopathy service at Harefield Hospital, expanding his interest in inherited cardiac conditions.


Dr Kohli is actively involved in undergraduate medical student teaching and provides clinical teaching to students from the University of Cambridge, University College London and Imperial College London. 

He is also involved in postgraduate teaching and has taught clinical students for the MRCP (UK) examination for more than 10 years. 

He is currently on the faculty as an examiner for the MRCP (UK) PACES course held at Harefield Hospital. 

Research Publications

Left-ventricular non-compaction (LVNC) is characterized by excessive and prominent left-ventricular (LV) trabeculations and may be associated with systolic dysfunction in advanced disease.