Dr Zulfiqar AliMBBS MRCPI | GMC Number: 5171673
Dr Ali joined the Medical Specialist Group in April 2016 as a Consultant Cardiologist. He has extensive experience of invasive cardiology, including coronaryangiography, permanent pacemaker implantation and transoesophageal echocardiography.
Dr Ali brings to Guernsey a wealth of experience and in addition to his Cardiology work he also has experience in Geriatric and Respiratory Medicine, while he has also been involved in the leadership and training of junior doctors.
His career began at Newcastle General Hospital in 1993 and he also worked at Hartlepool General Hospital, Caithness General Hospital in Wick, West Neath General Hospital in the Republic of Ireland, Kettering General Hospital in Northamptonshire and University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent.
Prior to joining the Medical Specialist Group, Dr Ali worked at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport for 13 years, including six years as a Consultant. In 2005, following a major earthquake in Pakistan, Dr Ali organised a medical team to travel to the area and assist with treating casualties there for two weeks in the immediate aftermath of the earthquake.
Away from work, Dr Ali has had a keen interest in UK politics, serving as a City Councillor between 2008 and 2011 and standing as a parliamentary candidate in Stoke-on-Trent on two occasions.