Dr. Ronan Margey

Dr. Ronan Margey

Dr. Ronan Margey

Specialty

Cardiology

Sub specialties

Cardiac Catheterisation, Carotid Artery Disease, Coronary Artery Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Peripheral Artery Disease, Structural Heart Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Vein Thrombosis

Biography

Originally from Letterkenny, Dr. Ronan Margey graduated from University College Dublin in 2001 and undertook postgraduate medical training at the Mater University Hospital in Dublin.

He completed higher specialist training in general cardiology at Beaumont Hospital and the Mater University Hospital, and undertook an extensive period of post-graduate training in his subspecialty interests of interventional cardiology, vascular disease and structural heart disease at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

He has particular interest in novel interventional techniques to treat vascular and structural heart disease, in particular, trans-catheter aortic valve replacement technology. After completing his subspecialty training, he was appointed Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and Director of both the Structural Heart and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Intervention Programs at Hartford Hospital, Connecticut, USA.

He was Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Connecticut Medical School, Connecticut, USA. He was a co-investigator on the early clinical trials of both current FDA approved transcatheter aortic valve devices.

His interests include coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease, venous thromboembolism, structural and valvular heart disease, adult congenital heart disease, and the full range of interventional therapies to treat these conditions.

Disease Interests

  • Carotid, Aortic and Supra-aortic vessel disease
  • Cardioembolic stroke disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Clinical trials and medical device research
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Structural and Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Sudden cardiac death and cardiac arrest
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Valvular Heart Disease

Procedural Interests

  • Alcohol septal ablation for Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with obstruction
  • Catheterisation
  • Catheter based therapies for peripheral arterial disease
  • Catheter based therapies for obstructive venous and pulmonary embolic disease
  • Catheter based therapies for valvular heart disease
  • Catheter based therapies for paravalvular leak
  • Catheter based therapies for hypertension
  • Closure of intra-cardiac defects such as PFO/ASD/VSD/PDA
  • Left atrial appendage exclusion
  • Mitral and Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Transcatheter mitral valve repair
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement
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