Dr Andrew Wiper
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
MBChB, FRCP UK
I have been an NHS consultant interventional cardiologist at Blackpool Victoria Hospital since 2013. I am an expert in the management of chest pain, heart failure, AF, valve disease (eg aortic stenosis) and general cardiology.
I specialise in coronary angiography and PCI, PFO closure (Hole in the heart – or Patent Foramen Ovale) and TAVI (transcatheter aortic valve implantation).
I have performed several thousand coronary angiograms and PCI’s. I am a high volume TAVI and PFO operator.
I am the trust mortality and morbidity divisional lead. I am also a trust designated serious incident (SI) case investigator and case manager.
I am a designated medical practitioner (DMP) at the University of Central Lancashire and teaching is my passion.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Andrew Wiper at Spire include:
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MBChB / University of Manchester / 2002
Bachelor of medicine and surgery
FCRP / UK / 2007
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians
General Medical Council (GMC)
Medical Defence Union (MDU)
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS)
Royal College of Physicians (RCP)
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Lancashire Cardiac Centre, Blackpool Victoria Hospital.
I am married with two children. I was born in Preston and have lived there all my life. My outside interests include walking and fly fishing.