Dr John Holemans
About Dr John Holemans
Area of Practice
Diagnostic Radiology including X-rays, ultrasound, Doppler, CT and MRI scanning
Special Clinical Interests
- Thoracic Cancer
- lung and Airway Disease
- Thoracic CT/MRI
- Cardiac MRI
- Cardiac CT
- Grown Up Congenital Heart Disease
Lung cancer screening
Regional and National Responsibilities
- Royal College of Radiologists Cheshire and Merseyside Regional Chair
Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies
- Fellow Royal College of Radiologists
- Fellow Royal College of Physicians
- Fellow British Institute of Radiology
- Member Radiological Society of North America
- Member Society of Thoracic Radiology(US)
- Member European Society of Thoracic Imaging
- Member British Society of Thoracic Imaging
Why choose LHCH?
Quality is at the heart of the LHCH agenda.
Training and Education and Professional Experience
- I qualified as a doctor at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, London in 1989 and I also hold a BSc in Physiology. I passed the MRCP(UK) in 1991. I trained as a radiologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospitals, London from 1992-97.
- I became a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in 1995 and In 2004 I was made a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.
- I was appointed a Consultant Cardiothoracic Radiologist at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital and Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen Hospitals in 1997. I became Lead Radiologist at LHCH in 2002.
- Between 2004 and 2007 I was Chair of the Northern Branch of the British Institute of Radiology and was made a fellow of the BIR in 2007.
- I am interested in all aspects of imaging of thoracic and heart disease.
- I am an associate editor for The British Journal of Radiology and a reviewer for the journals Clinical Radiology and European Radiology.
I was born and schooled in Bristol. I am married (to a Wirralian) with three children and I live in Birkenhead. I enjoy cycling, walking, cricket and golf. I am an ECB level 2 qualified cricket coach and look after a junior team at Oxton Cricket Club.