Please note: Dr. Andrew Roy will be on sabbatical leave from September 2018 – September 2019
Dr. Andrew Roy (MB, BCh, BAO (Hons), MRCPI, MD, FESC) Consultant Cardiologist joins us from Guys and St Thomas' Hospital in London, where he was a Cardiologist/Interventional Fellow in Valvular Heart Disease.
Dr. Roy graduated from RCSI Dublin in 1996, before completing his MRCPI award through the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland in 2005. After clinical Cardiology Specialist training in the Mater Misericordiae and St Vincents University Hospitals, he took research posts in the Mater Heart House Family Screening Clinic, followed by the National Pulmonary Hypertension Unit, where he was awarded his postgraduate research Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in Cardiorenal Biomarkers through University College Dublin.
Dr. Roy then undertook 2-years of subspecialty Interventional Cardiology training in one of Europe's leading Interventional centres, the Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris Sud (Massy, France), focusing on complex coronary interventions, transcatheter valve replacements, and peripheral artery disease therapies. He was awarded his CSCST in Cardiology in 2016 by the RCPI, as well as his Fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology. He then completed further Fellowship training in Valvular Heart Disease Interventions in St Thomas' Hospital in London, UK, also obtaining accreditation in Cardiac CT. Dr Roy remains highly committed to academic research and medical education.