Consultant Profile

Dr.  Simon Williams

Dr.  Simon Williams MB ChB 1995 (Hons) MRCP (UK) 1998 MD 2004 (Commended)
Practicing at:
Spire Regency Hospital, Cheshire
  • Cardiology
    Special clinical interests:
    • Hypertension
    • Heart failure
    • Cardiovascular risk
    • Cardiac transplantation
    • Pacemaker insertion (including defibrillators and cardiac resynchronisation therapy)
    Research interests:

    Simon Williams was appointed as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester in 2007.  His research group is currently investigating the influence of heart failure and cardiac transplantation on the immune system.  Dr Williams has published over 100 scientific articles in leading journals.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    • Consultant Cardiologist, Wythenshawe Hospital
    • Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Manchester
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    • Elected Councillor for the British Society for heart failure, 2011-13, Treasurer 2013-15, Deputy Chair 2015-17
    • Programme Director, British Society for heart failure 2012 & 2015
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01625 505412/505406
    Private secretary email address:
    Monday evening 17:30 - 20:00
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Simon Williams graduated from Sheffield University with honours in 1995.  He became interested in research during his time in Leeds, where he published extensively in heart failure.  This led to the award of an MD with commendation in 2004.  He trained as a Registrar in Cardiology in Liverpool & Manchester and was appointed as a Consultant at Wythenshawe hospital in 2005.

    Personal profile:

    Simon Williams lives in Hale with his long suffering wife and 2 children.  He enjoys skiing, running, Coronation Street and following Altrincham Football Club.

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    Dr.  Simon Williams

    Heart failure, cardiac rehabilitation, device therapy (pacemakers and defibrillators), hypertension, cardiovascular disease

    For more information, please ring 01625 505412/505406

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