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Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Thomas Drive, L14 3PE
Switchboard: 0151 600 1616

Dr Claudio Proscia

Date: 20 February 2019 02:17

Personal Assistant

Geraldine Gowing 

Tel: 0151 600 1399

Responsibilities at LHCH

  • Consultant Cardiologist

Special Clinical Interests

  • Coronary Intervention

Research Interests

  • Impact of Glycemic Variability on outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Disease
  • Early prediction of contrast-induced acute kidney injury in patients undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Efficacy and Safety of new radial artery closure devices in patients undergoing transradial cardiac catheterization  

Regional and National Responsibilities:

  • Specialty cardiology training for young trainees within the Merseyside Region

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies  

  • Specialty cardiology training for young trainees within the Merseyside Region
  • Member of General Medical Council (reg. no. 7479934) - Full registration with a licence to practise in the UK, Registration on GMC Specialty Registry – Cardiology
  • Member of “Ordine Provinciale di Roma dei Medici Chirurghi e degli Odontoiatri” (reg. no. M59516) - Italian unresctricted license to practise Medicine, Specialist in Cardiology
  • Current member of European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI)

Languages Spoken   

Italian, English   

Training and Education

  • Bachelor in Medicine & Bachelor in Surgery
  • 5-year post-graduate training course in Cardiology – Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Italy
  • Attendance of numerous national and international cardiology and interventional cardiology conferences every year for training and education purposes
  • Clinical Fellowship in Coronary Intervention at Liverpool Heart and Chest NHS Foundation Trust (NHS Medical & Dental: Honorary Doctor)
  • Senior Clinical Fellow in Coronary Intervention at Liverpool Heart and Chest NHS Foundation Trust (NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor)
  • Locum Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Liverpool Heart and Chest NHS Foundation Trust (Consultant) 

Publications  

 

Various original and peer-reviewed papers and numerous reviews mostly in the areas of percutaneous intervention, coronary artery disease and diabetes mellitus, contrast-induced nephropathy in patients undergoing PCI.