Special clinical interest in coronary intervention and angioplasty & stenting
Charles graduated from University of Otago in 2001. His internship, general medical and cardiology training were completed at the Dunedin Hospital, New Zealand.
He was awarded FRACP (dual training in Cardiology and General Medicine) in 2012 and went on to complete 18 months of Interventional Fellowship at the Christchurch Hospital, where he was involved in multicentre clinical trials (ABSORB Cohort B Trial and Stratifying risk with Metabolomics and platelet Reactivity Testing in Acute Coronary Syndromes (SMART-ACS) study).
He has a special interest in the diagnosis and management of coronary artery disease as well as various aspects of interventional cardiology, including fractional flow reserve, intracoronary Optical Coherence Tomography and Bioresorbable Everolimus Eluting Vascular Scaffold. He is planning to further develop his interest in structural heart intervention.
Apart from English, Charles is also fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.
- Charles performs diagnostic and interventional procedures at St Andrew’s Hospital and consults at the St Andrew’s Medical Centre and our Unley Road, Angaston, Leabrook, Modbury and Kadina clinics.