Dr Peter Currie
Consultant Cardiologist & Physician
MB ChB, MRCP (UK) MD, FRCP
I obtained my medical qualification at Liverpool University Medical School in 1981. I became a member of the Royal College of Physicians of London in 1984. I undertook cardiology research at the Royal Liverpool Hospital in the field of silent myocardial ischaemia which led to the award of the Doctor of Medicine Degree in 1993. I was awarded fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians in 1999. I trained in clinical cardiology from 1989-94 at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh and the Middlesex Hospital in London. I was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist and Physician at Wirral University Teaching Hospital in 1994 and have also had practicing rights as a Consultant Cardiologist and Physician at Spire Murrayfield Hospital (Wirral) since 1994.
I am a general Cardiologist with a special interest in ischaemic heart disease, atrial fibrillation, hypertension and heart failure. I undertake a number of investigations including echocardiography, exercise treadmill testing, ambulatory ECG and blood pressure monitoring and cardiac CT coronary angiography.
I am clinical service lead for cardiology at Wirral University Teaching Hospital.
MB ChB / Liverpool University Medical School / 1981
MRCP (UK) / Royal College of Physicians London / 1984
MD / Liverpool University Medical School / 1993
FRCP / Royal College of Physicians London / 1997
British Cardiovascular Society
Fellow Royal College of Physicians of London
British Society of Echocardiography
British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging
Birkenhead Medical Society
Clinical Service Lead in Cardiology (Wirral University Teaching Hospital)
Consultant Cardiologist & Physician, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
I am married with two children. I am a keen golfer and am a member of Heswall Golf Club. I also have a great interest in football and have had a season ticket at Liverpool FC for most of my life. I am also a keen skier.