Dr Peter Currie

Dr Peter Currie

Consultant Cardiologist & Physician

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Peter Currie at Spire include:

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Professional profile

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 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 wide range of cardiac investigations and treatments including echocardiography (transthoracic and transoesophageal), exercise treadmill testing, ambulatory ECG and blood pressure monitoring, cardiac catheterization and permanent pacemaker implantation.

I am Clinical service Lead for Cardiology at Wirral University Teaching Hospital

Clinical Interests

Atrial fibrillation
Congenital heart disease

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Qualification and professional memberships

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

Professional memberships

British Cardiovascular Society
Fellow Royal College of Physicians of London
British Society of Echocardiography
British Society of Cardiovascular Imaging
Liverpool Medical Institution
Birkenhead Medical Society

Professional leadership

Clinical Service Lead in Cardiology (Wirral University Teaching Hospital)

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Cardiologist & Physician, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

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 also am a keen skier.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0151 929 5181
Private secretary Lindsey Briggs
Private secretary telephone 0151 604 7227
Private secretary email lbriggs@nhs.net

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