Dr Joseph Silas

Consultant Cardiologist and Physician


Specialises in

  • General cardiology
  • ECG and echocardiography
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Arrhythmia
  • Heart failure

I have been a Consultant Cardiologist in Wirral since 1982.

I set up the service in Echocardiography and delivered the first cardiac catheterisation suite in a district hospital in the Mersey region. This completely altered the ability to manage patients with angina.

I have been consulting at Spire Murrayfield Hospital for more than 30 years.

I specialise in heart blood pressure

General Medical Council Number: C1732627

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Joseph Silas at Spire include:

Other treatments

General cardiology Arrhythmias Angina Heart failure Hypertension Valve disease Transthoracic echocardiography

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Additional information


General cardiology Hypertension

MB, ChB / University of Sheffield / 1970
Medical Degree

MRCP / London / 1972
Member of the Royal College of Physicians

MD / University of Sheffield / 1979
Doctorate in Medicine

FRCP / London / 1985
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

CCST / University of Sheffield / 1981
Physician with subspecialty qualification in clinical pharmacology

Publications in hypertension, clinical pharmacology and general cardiology

Consultant Cardiologist & Physician, Wirral Hospitals University Trust.  Wirral Community NHS Trust

Telephone 0151 929 5181
Private secretary Lisa Patterson
Private secretary telephone 07919 220667
Private secretary email lisajp54@hotmail.co.uk