Dr Manish Motwani

MB ChB (Hons), MRCP, PhD

  • Specialities Cardiology, General (Internal) Medicine
  • Telephone 0161 272 5890
  • Year of first qualification 2001
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 6028192
  • Fax 0161 241 5366


Dr Motwani is a Consultant Cardiologist at Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Trust. He qualified with distinction from the University of Manchester. As well as all aspects of general cardiology, he specializes in non-invasive cardiac imaging including cardiac MRI, cardiac CT, echocardiography & advanced nuclear techniques. He has trained in several world-class academic & clinical centres including the Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular & Metabolic Medicine, UK and Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles, USA.

His research across a number of fields has won several international, national and regional prizes and he has published over 50 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals, as well as several book chapters. His PhD thesis studied advanced cardiac MRI techniques in coronary artery disease.

Dr Motwani sees patients with the full range of cardiology problems including coronary artery disease, hypertension, arrhythmia, heart failure and valvular heart disease, as well as patients being investigated for symptoms such as chest pain, breathlessness, palpitations and blackouts. He also has a strong interest in wellbeing screening & preventive cardiology, performing highly accurate personalized risk assessments utilising individual patient factors and coronary calcium scoring.

He emphasises a caring and holistic approach, with thorough assessments, state-of-the-art non-invasive testing, clear explanations, and shared decision making.


  • By arrangement


Current posts

  • Central Manchester University Hospitals


  • General cardiology – all aspects
  • Non-invasive cardiac imaging
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Cardiac CT & CT coronary angiography
  • Echocardiography
  • Coronary Calcium Scoring
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Valve disease
  • Heart failure
  • Preventive cardiology

Other interests

  • Peri-operative cardiology
  • Inherited heart disease
  • Heart disease in women 

Member of

  • British Cardiovascular Society
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • British Society of Echocardiography
  • Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
  • British Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
  • British Society of Cardiac Imaging
  • European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging


Dr Motwani is an active research scientist with over 50 publications in leading international medical and cardiology journals. In 2015, he completed his PhD thesis and received a research excellence award from the University of Leeds. His recent areas of research include novel cardiac MRI techniques in coronary artery disease, valve disease & heart failure; advanced applications of cardiac CT in coronary artery disease; machine learning & data mining in medicine; and heart disease in women.


Dr Manish Motwani works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa

Dr Manish Motwani does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Manish Motwani does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Manish Motwani does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.