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Dr Pradeep Magapu

Date: 30 September 2015 10:07

Personal Assistant

Miss Chrissie Cooper

Tel: 0151 600 1489

Email: chrissie.cooper@lhch.nhs.uk

 

Consultant Cardiologist

Responsibilities at LHCH  

  • I hold a joint appointment working at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital and Warrington Hospitals.
  • At LHCH, I undertake an interventional list once a week consisting of elective and urgent cases.
  • I participate in the on call rota at LHCH, performing emergency cases.

Area of Practice

  • Interventional cardiology

Special Clinical Interests

  • Coronary intervention and intra-coronary imaging

Research Interests

  • Biomarker assessment in the peri-operative period to predict risk of acute coronary syndromes.
  • Assessment of cardiovascular risk in non-cardiac surgery.
  • Involvement in large scale clinical trials.
  • Principal investigator for REVIVED study (being undertaken at LHCH)

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies  

  • British Cardiovascular Society
  • British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
  • British Medical Association
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians
  • Secondary Care representative to CVD programme board
  • Member of the ACS transformation group

Languages Spoken   

  • English

Training and Education

  • I gained my degree in Medicine from the University of Liverpool in 2002. I have trained and worked in the Merseyside area, spending time in almost all of the hospitals in the region.
  • I was appointed to the cardiology training programme, after obtaining my membership to the Royal College of Physicians, in 2008.
  • I undertook my sub-specialty training at LHCH gaining exposure to coronary intervention, complex adjuvant intervention such as rotational atherectomy and insertion of atrial septal defect closure devices.
  • I was appointed to a consultant position at LHCH in 2016 and have not looked back since.

Why choose LHCH?

We are a fantastic team of highly skilled and professional health care providers. I am most proud of the care and attention with which we look after our patients.

About you

  • I am a dedicated and compassionate doctor, and ensure that I do the best for my patients.
  • I am the proud father of two lovely children.
  • I am a passionate Liverpool Football Club supporter and regularly attend Anfield to support the Red Men.
  • I particularly enjoy playing tennis and golf, but currently watch more than I play.

Publications

I have been privileged to have several publications in peer reviewed journals and have also contributed a chapter to an interventional textbook.