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    Stephen Fort, MD, MRCP, FRCPC - Interventional Cardiology

    Stephen Fort, MD, MRCP, FRCPC - Interventional Cardiology

    Dr. Stephen Fort reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Fort is an interventional cardiologist at the Kelowna General Hospital in British Columbia, Canada, and former Associate Professor and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories at Dalhousie University and Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is a frequent lecturer on cardiovascular topics.

    Education and Training

    MB, ChB: University of Leeds, Leeds, England, 1984

    Medical and Surgical House Officer: St. James's University Hospital, Leeds, England, 1984?1985

    Senior House Officer in General Medicine: Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, England, 1985?1986

    Senior House Officer in Chest Medicine and Haematology: Killingbeck Hospital, Leeds, England, 1986

    Registrar in Endocrinology and Senior House Officer in Cardiology: University Hospital, Cardiff, Wales, 1987

    Registrar in Nephrology: Cardiff Royal Infirmary, Cardiff, Wales, 1987?1988

    Registrar in General/Respiratory Medicine and Geriatric/General Medicine: University Hospital, Cardiff, Wales, 1988?1989

    Registrar in Cardiology and Gastroenterology: University Hospital, Cardiff, Wales, 1989

    Registrar in Cardiology: Royal London Hospital, London, England, 1991?1993

    MD: University of Leeds, Leeds, England, 1993

    Senior Registrar in Cardiology: Western General Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1993?1995

    Senior Fellow in Interventional Cardiology: Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, 1995?1996

    Senior Registrar in Cardiology: Western General Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1996?1998

    Senior Clinical Fellow in Cardiology: Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Science Centre and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 1998?2000

    Certifications

    Cardiology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    Internal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    Royal College of Physicians (UK)

    Academic Appointments

    Associate Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, 2003?2009

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 2000?2003

    Director, Intravascular Ultrasound Core Laboratory, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 2000?2003

    Financial Disclosure

    Dr. Fort has a preceptorship agreement with the Boston Scientific Corporation.

    Last Revised: August 23, 2013

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