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Paul Edwards, MBBS, FACC

Dr. Edwards is an invasive cardiologist with about 20 years of experience. He has been a Consultant Cardiologist at the HIC since its founding in 2005. His current skill set includes inpatient cardiac care, management of cardiac emergencies, outpatient cardiac consultation, electrocardiography, vascular studies, echocardiography (trans-thoracic and trans-esophageal), diagnostic cardiac catheterization, peripheral angiography and stress testing (treadmill, stress/dobutamine echocardiography, nuclear cardiology).

Title Consultant Cardiologist and Interventional Cardiologist
Department and Services Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
Areas of Expertise
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • General Cardiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Autonomic Function
Seeing Patients in: Heart Institute of The Caribbean and HIC Heart Hospital, Kingston

Honors and Awards

Fellow: American College of Cardiology

Published Research

Transesophageal Echocardiography: The Jamaican Experience, Poster Presentation. Caribbean Cardiac Society Scientific Sessions, July 2007, D.Rhoden-Salmon, P.Edwards, E.Tulloch-Reid, A.Furlani, M. Garcia, M.K. Tulloch-Reid, E.Madu Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Acute Myocardial Infarction: Paul Edwards, Youssef G. Chami and David M Larson , Chapter 13-1. Page 397 to 412, Clinical, Interventional, and Investigational Thrombocardiology, Author Richard C. Becker (EDT), Taylor & Francis Publish Date April 2005 Both diastolic and systolic function alternate in pulsus alternans: a case report. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003 Jun; 16(6):695-7: P. Edwards and G I. Cohen Dyslipidemia in the menopausal patient: Infertility and Reproductive Medicine Clinics of North America, Vol 12, 3, July 2001. Paul Edwards MD and Pamela Gordon MD Specificity of Troponin I as a Marker of Myocardial Necrosis in Unselected patients. Poster Presentation: American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Atlanta 1999. Paul Edwards MD, Janice Goldman and James D Marsh MD

Memberships

American College of Cardiology