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Mr Andrew Muir

Date: 13 February 2019 10:31

Personal Assistant

Maria Chidlow

tel: 0151 600 1393

fax: 0151 600 1246 

About Mr Andrew Muir

Responsibilities at LHCH  

  • Consultant Cardiac Surgeon
  • Cardiac Surgery Faculty Lead
  • Chair of the Mitral MDT
  • OPCABG National Proctor
  • VTE Lead

Area of Practice

  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Appointed as locum consultant cardiac surgeon July 2012
  • Appointed as a substantive consultant cardiac surgeon April 2013

Special Clinical interests

  • Off-pump coronary artery bypass 
  • Total arterial revascularisation and non-aortic touch revascularisation 
  • Mitral valve repair 
  • Complex multi valve disease
  • Carcinoid heart disease
  • Less invasive cardiac surgery 
  • Robotic cardiac surgery
  • Surgical training

Research Interests

  • Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Mitral valve disease

Memberships 

  • FRCS 
  • BMA

Languages 

  • English

Training

  • Northern Ireland central surgical rotation 1999-2001
  • Higher surgical training [Norwich, Belfast and Liverpool] 2001-2012 
  • National training number 2005-2011 
  • Out-of-programme specialist training in Off-Pump CABG [Liverpool] 2011-2012 

Qualifications 

  • Mb BCh BAO QUB 1997 
  • MRCS [Eng] RCS 2000 
  • MD  QUB 2007 
  • FRCS [CTh.] RCS 2011 

Publications

13 peer-reviewed journal articles 

Personal info

I am married with 3 young children.