Coronary Artery Disease
Special clinical interests:
Dobutamine stress echocardiography
Myocardial perfusion imaging
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant Cardiologist, University Hospital of Wales Cardiff
Consultant Cardiologist, Llandough Hospital Cardiff
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Royal College of Physicians of London
British Society of Echocardiography
British Nuclear Cardiology Society
Medical Defence Union
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Dr Wheeler trained in medicine at the University of Birmingham. He began my specialist cardiology training in the West Midlands before moving back to Wales in 2003. He completed his subspecialty training in echocardiography at the University Hospital of Wales.
He was appointed Consultant Cardiologist in 2008 and perform most of the specialist echocardiography at the University Hospital of Wales. Dr Wheeler is clinical lead for echocardiography at Llandough where he also provides a general cardiology service. He is also the clinical lead for myocardial perfusion imaging at the University Hospital of Wales.