Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Professor of Practice (Adult Congenital Heart Disease)



+44 (0)20 7352 8121 ext 2771k.dimopoulos02




Chelsea WingRoyal Brompton Campus





Dr Kostas Dimopoulos is a consultant cardiologist at the Royal Brompton Hospital specialising in adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) and pulmonary hypertension (PH).

Dr Dimopoulos’ research is predominantly clinical, aimed at addressing important unanswered questions in the area of ACHD and PH. He has published over 200 papers in this area and is the editor for a book on pulmonary hypertension in congenital heart disease (Springer 2017), one of the most complex areas in cardiology.



D'Alto M, Budts W, Diller GP, et al., 2019, Does gender affect the prognosis and risk of complications in patients with congenital heart disease in the modern era?, International Journal of Cardiology, Vol:290, ISSN:0167-5273, Pages:156-161

Opotowsky AR, Carazo M, Singh MN, et al., 2019, Creatinine versus cystatin C to estimate glomerular filtration rate in adults with congenital heart disease: Results of the Boston Adult Congenital Heart Disease Biobank, American Heart Journal, Vol:214, ISSN:0002-8703, Pages:142-155

Bax S, Jacob J, Ahmed R, et al., 2019, Right ventricle to left ventricle ratio at CTPA predicts mortality in interstitial lung disease, Chest, ISSN:0012-3692

Li Q, Dimopoulos K, Liu T, et al., 2019, Peripartum outcomes in a large population of women with pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease, European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, Vol:26, ISSN:2047-4873, Pages:1067-1076

Masding A, Preston SD, Toshner M, et al., 2019, Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension following long-term peripherally inserted central venous catheter use, Pulmonary Circulation, Vol:9, ISSN:2045-8940

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