UCD Clinical Professor
Consultant Cardiologist – Adult and Paediatric Congenital Heart Disease
Prof Kevin P Walsh is a Consultant Cardiologist specialising in congenital heart disease both adult and paediatric. Clinical lead for National Adult Congenital Heart Service in Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. Major interest in interventional cardiology for both congenital and structural heart disease. Special interest in device occlusion of septal defects with pioneering work on many of the current devices in clinical use today. First In Man implantation of Amplatzer Cardiac Plug for atrial fibrillation performed at Beacon Hospital in 2008. First licensed Melody pulmonic valve implantation in Europe 2006. First percutaneous reversed Potts shunt for Pulmonary hypertension in British Isles 2018.