Dr Paul Kirk - Consultant Cardiologist, Pinehill Hospital, Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Dr Paul Kirk - Cardiology

Dr Paul Kirk is a Consultant Cardiologist at Pinehill Hospital in Hitchin, Hertfordshire who specialises in angina, angiography, arrhythmia, valvular heart disease, syncope, hypertension, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, cardiac disease in pregnancy and advanced cardiac imaging techniques.

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Clinical interests

Dr Kirk works as a cardiology consultant with specialist interests in angina, angiography, arrhythmia, valvular heart disease, syncope, hypertension, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, cardiac disease in pregnancy and advanced cardiac imaging techniques.

Dr Kirk currently works at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage as a consultant cardiologist. He regularly performs coronary angiography, transthoracic echocardiography, transoesophageal echocardiography and other advanced imaging modality.
He cares for inpatients and outpatients suffering from syncope, palpitations, heart failure, chest pain, breathlessness, angina, palpitations, arrhythmia and hypertension.
Dr Kirk also works as an honorary consultant at the Royal Brompton Hospital in advanced imaging techniques.

Academic background

Dr. Kirk qualified from St Georges Hospital Medical School, London in 1999 with a medical degree (MBBS) and also an intercalated degree (BSc). He completed his post graduate higher specialist training in general medicine and cardiology in hospitals throughout London and the Eastern deanery.
He completed a NIH (National Institute of Health, America) funded fellowship at the Royal Brompton Hospital, Imperial College contributing to an doctorate of medicine under the supervision of Professor Dudley Pennell.
He has a keen interest in advanced imaging modalities such as 3D echocardiography, transoesophageal echocardiography and stress echocardiography.
Dr Kirk has published extensively in cardiology including high profile journals such as circulation. Dr Kirk has presented nationally and internationally for which he was awarded the prestigious accolade of “Young Investigator of the Year” in the USA.

Professional Memberships

Member of Royal College Physicians
British Society of Echocardiography
Society of Cardiovascular CT
British society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
British Society of Echocardiography Accreditation.
Level 2 Accreditation in Cardiac CT
Doctorate of Medicine for research into advanced cardiac imaging.

Young Investigator of the Year, USA.

NHS base

Lister Hospital Stevenage

Clinic Times

Tuesday evenings

Go to hospital website

www.pinehillhospital.co.uk
01462 410 002