Dr Sara Trompeter

  • Qualifications
    BSc, MRCPCH, FRCPath
  • NHS Base
    University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU
  • Speciality
    Haematology and stem cell transplantation
  • Sub speciality
    Red cell disorders including haemoglobinopathies (sickle cell disease and thalassaemia) as well as other inherited anaemias and iron disorders, including treatment of transfusional iron overload.
  • Year qualified
    1997
  • Consulting address
    5th Floor, UCH Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street, London, WC1E 6AG
  • Research interests
    Red cell disorders and blood transfusion in haemoglobinopathies
  • Languages
    English, French
  • Biography

    As a consultant in the UCLH Joint Red Cell Unit, Dr Trompeter shares responsibility for adults and children being treated in inpatient, outpatient and day care settings. She heads the paediatric red cell service and is jointly appointed by the blood service to develop an evidence base for transfusion in haemoglobinopathies. Dr Trompeter is currently part of the team developing the automated exchange transfusion programme.

    At Harley Street at University College Hospital, Dr Trompeter offers inpatient and outpatient care for people with red cell disorders (sickle cell, thalassaemia, other inherited anaemias) and iron disorders (genetic, post treatment iron overload).