Chooi Oh

Consultant Radiologist Chooi Oh Job Title: Consultant Radiologist

Department: Imaging 

Telephone Number: 01772 524456

Primary medical qualification: MB BCh BAO (Ireland) 1998

Other qualifications: AFRCS (Ireland) 2001, FRCR 2007

Year of Registration: 2009

GMC Number: 6060608

Career history: National University of Ireland, Galway: 1992 – 1998

Basic Surgical Training, West of Ireland rotation: 1999 – 2001

Orthopaedic Registrar, Merlin Park Hospital, Galway: 2000-2001

Orthopaedic Registrar, Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury: 2002-2003

Radiology Specialist Registrar, Manchester Training Scheme: 2003-2009

Honorary Research Fellow, University of Manchester: 2008-2009

Consultant Radiologist, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust: 2009 – present

Specialist areas: Musculoskeletal Radiology

Radionuclide (Nuclear Medicine) Radiology

Specialist interests:

Musculoskeletal Intervention (Injections, Biopsies, Vertebroplasty/Kyphoplasty)

Major Trauma (Radiology Trauma Lead)

Sports Injuries

Medicolegal Imaging

Research interests:

Musculoskeletal including Osteoporosis, Sarcoma

Peer Reviewer for Clinical Radiology and European Radiology

Radiology Research Lead


Acute Treatment Centre US/Arthrogram lists – Chorley Tuesday to Friday

Ultrasound lists – Preston Tuesday afternoons, Chorley Friday afternoons

CT list – Preston Thursday afternoons

MR reporting – Daily

Languages spoken: English, Cantonese, Malay, Hokkien.

Awards and prizes:

2012                RSNA (Radiological Society of North America) Cum Laude award for Posterolateral Corner Injuries of the Knee: An MR Review poster

1994                Upjohn Medal prize in Pharmacology – Galway representative

1995                1st Place Overall          (College Examination Prize)

1995                1st Place Prize              Physiology, Biochemistry      

1994                1st Place Overall          (College Examination Prize)

1994                1st Place Prize              Anatomy, Physiology

1993                1st Place Prize              Biology, Chemistry