Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth, UK
Dr Peter O’Kane was appointed as a consultant interventional cardiologist at Royal Bournemouth Hospital in July 2007 and has performed more than 7000 PCI cases. He has extensive experience with coronary physiology and intra-coronary imaging to guide intervention and the many tools and techniques to manage bifurcations, calcification and chronic occlusions.
He is committed to teaching and has trained many physicians both in UK and Internationally in devices such as Rotational and Laser Atherectomy, technical skills such as those involved in bifurcation stenting and coronary imaging utilisation. He has presented at many Cardiology conferences and performed as a live case operator. He has contributed to 30 global research studies as local principal investigator with high provision of randomised patients and has co-authored more than 50 manuscripts in addition to 10 book chapters.