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Dr Nick Palmer

Date: 30 September 2015 10:00
Contact Details

Consultant

0151 600 1650

nick.palmer@lhch.nhs.uk

Personal Assistant

Julie Hill 

0151 600 1241

About Dr Nick Palmer

Area of Practice

General and interventional Cardiology

Special clinical interests

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Angina
  • Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • PFO/ASD Closure

Research interests

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Intravascular Ultrasound

Regional and National Responsibilities

  • Member of BCIS
  • European Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) Club
  • LHCH Postgraduate Tutor

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies

  • FRCP (London)
  • BCIS (British Cardiovascular Interventional Society)

Languages Spoken

English

Responsibilities

  • Service Line Lead for Interventional Cardiology
  • Clinical Lead for Adult Congenital Heart Disease Service Development
  • High volume operator in PCI with subspeciality interests of Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) management, intravascular ultrasound.
  • Lead for Percutaneous Patent Foramen Ovale and Atrial Septal Defect closure
  • Honorary Lecturer – University of Liverpool
  • Research supervisor to MD Fellow
  • Involvement in several clinical research trials

Why choose LHCH?

In all areas we have Consultants who are national leaders in their field. With an outstanding multidisciplinary team we have developed a national and international reputation for high quality patient care and excellent outcomes. In PCI we are one of the highest volume centres in the UK with highly experienced operators. We pride ourself on delivering outstanding outcomes for our patients and remaining at the cutting edge of a rapidly changing field.

About Nick

Live in Formby. Three children. Man City fan!

Publications

Numerous peer-reviewed papers and reviews as first or senior author on topics, inlcuding;

  • Coronary Artery Disease and IVUS
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes

Featured in, amongst others;

  • The Lancet
  • European Heart Journal
  • JACC