Professor Nick Gerning
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
MB BS, MD, FRCP (UK)
I have been a consultant cardiologist for over 18 years and an interventional cardiologist for over 12 years. I carried out my initial medical training at University College Hospital London. My senior house officer training was initially in London and in the Yorkshire region. I obtained my London MD in the genetics of coronary artery disease with research interests in inflammation, infection and coronary artery disease. As an Interventional Cardiologist, I have led and introduced complex interventions and have provided several aspects of interventions in Wales, including the Radial Approach, Rotational Atherectomy, the use of lasers in cardiology interventions, and various aspects dealing with Chronic Total Occlusions.
As the Clinical Lead for the Chest Pain Service for Cardiff and Vale Trust and have led several projects on the primary - secondary care interface. As an Interventional Cardiologist, I have led and introduced complex interventions and have provided several aspects of interventions in Wales, including the Radial Approach, Rotational Atherectomy, the use of lasers in cardiology interventions, and various aspects dealing with Chronic Total Occlusions.
I currently sit on the MAC committee at Spire Cardiff Hospital.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Nick Gerning at Spire include:
Penile angiogram, penile angioplasty, cardiac angioplasty, heart failure, chest pain, atrial fibrillation, hypertension, Interventional cardiology, percutaneous intervention, radial angiogram and angioplasty, rotablation, cardiovascular risk, valvular heart disease.
MB BS / University College Hospital London / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MD / University College Hospital London / 1999
Doctor of Medicine
FRCP (UK) / University College Hospital London / 2007
Royal College of Physicians
Clinical Lead for Chest Pain Service, University Hospital of Wales
Network Advisor for Royal College of Physicians
Network Advisor for British Cardiovascular Society
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My hobbies include football, squash, badminton, table tennis, skiing and walking. I play the piano and guitar, and also compose music. I also have an interest in philosophy and theology.