A/Prof Chris Judkins
Chris Judkins is a UWA graduate (MBBS) who trained in Cardiology at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (FRACP). Interventional Cardiology fellowships were performed at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.
Chris is a General and Interventional Cardiologist who specialises in radial (wrist) access for coronary angiography and stent implantation, invasive coronary imaging and fractional flow reserve (FFR) to guide appropriate stent implantation. Other areas of interest include the management of resistant hypertension, dyslipidaemia and lifestyle intervention to decrease cardiovasular risk.
Chris is involved in cardiovascular research directed towards a better understanding of heart disease and improving patient outcomes. He has completed a Master of Clinical Research (MClinRes) through UWA and a PhD in Cardiology through the University of Melbourne with a focus on novel lipid and protein biomarkers of cardiovascular risk. Chris is director of Perth Heart (www.perthheart.com), an online cardiovascular educational resource for patients and healthcare providers.
Chris Judkins consults at Murdoch, Midland, Narrogin, Katanning & Broome, and admits to SJOG Murdoch and the Mount Hospital. Chris has a public appointment at Fiona Stanley Hospital.