Dr Gary Mak 麥耀光醫生

Dr. Gary Y.K. Mak graduated in the University of Hong Kong in 1982. He received his medical training in the Department of Medicine, Chinese university of Hong Kong and completed his Interventional and Nuclear Cardiology training in the University of Toronto. In 1989, he returned to CUHK to continue his clinical and teaching duties until 1993 when he starts his private practice. He is currently the Director of the Pro-Cardio Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Center. He is also the Consultant cardiologist of Sir Run Run Shaw Heart & Diagnostic Center, St. Teresa’s Hospital, Consultant Cardiologist & former Director of Cardiac Catheterization Lab. in Hong Kong Baptist Hospital. He has continued interest in Sports Medicine and is the Consultant Cardiologist (Honorary) of the Hong Kong Sports Institute for over ten years and council member of the HK Association of Sports Medicine and Sports Science. He is also part-time lecturer in CUHK, HKU and HK Polytechnic University on cardiology and sports medicine. His current research interests include cardiovascular response to endurance exercise, CV injuries in Marathon runners, Pre-Participation CV Evaluation and exercise related sudden death, Coronary CT Angiography, atherothrombosis, metabolic syndrome, hypertension and lipid disorders.