Gosia Wamil, M.D., Ph.D.

Consultant Cardiologist

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Expertise

Dr. Wamil is a leading heart-health doctor in the U.K. She specializes in heart failure, cardiomyopathies and advanced cardiac imaging and is an expert in heart diseases associated with diabetes.

Conditions treated

  • Heart failure
  • Valve pathologies
  • Inherited cardiomyopathies
  • Heart diseases associated with diabetes
  • Heart diseases of elderly people with comorbidities
  • Hypertension

Procedures

  • Cardiovascular risk profile
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Family screening including genetic tests
  • Management of high cardiovascular risk
  • Cardiac MRI scan
  • Perfusion cardiac magnetic resonance
  • Stress echo
  • Transthoracic echocardiogram
  • Transesophageal echocardiogram with 3D
  • Cardiac CT coronary angiogram and CT transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) pre-assessment

Areas of focus

  • Cardiovascular medicine
  • General medicine

Education

Dr. Wamil trained in cardiology at Oxford University Hospitals, including an internship in general medicine and fellowships in cardiovascular medicine, advanced cardiac imaging, and heart failure and cardiomyopathies. She gained accreditations in echocardiography, cardiac CT and cardiac magnetic resonance.

Research activities

Apart from her clinical career, Dr. Wamil is also a clinician-scientist with research experience spanning from molecular biology and drug development projects to large-scale clinical trials. She completed the British Heart Foundation (BHF) MSc-PhD program in cardiovascular science at the University of Edinburgh, followed by a postdoctoral BHF Centre of Research Excellence fellowship in cardiac imaging at the University of Oxford. Her research interests include cardiovascular complications of diabetes, mechanisms of heart failure (HF) development in people with diabetes, using a variety of methodologies such as randomized controlled trials, AI and digital health technologies.

See Dr. Wamil's published articles

Honors

  • 2015 British Heart Foundation Oxford University Centre of Research Excellence fellowship award
  • 2004 British Heart Foundation 4-years MSc-PhD fellowship, University of Edinburgh
  • 2003 Chancellor of the Medical University of Warsaw Prize for Excellence

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP)
  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Diabetes Pharma committee member
  • Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
  • European Cardiology Society