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Telephone: 01942 244 000

Dr Elizabeth Corkan

Dr Elizabeth Corkan
Consultant Radiologist
Dr Elizabeth Corkan

Qualifications: M.B, ChB, D.M.R.D., F.R.C.R.

Speciality Areas:

  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Paediatric Radiology
  • General Radiology including medical ultrasound, fluoroscopy
  • CT scanning and plain film reporting
Contact Details:

Secretary: 01942 822407

Clinic Access Times:



Joanne is on the Specialist Register and has dual accreditation in Clinical Radiology and in Nuclear Medicine.  She has worked at WWL since May 1982.  During her career she has held the posts of:

  • Chairman of Division of Radiology, 1986 - 1989
  • Clinical Director of Dept of Radiology, 1992 - 1997
  • Trust Representative BMA Regional Consultant Committee, 1987 - 1991
  • Departmental Royal College of Radiologists Tutor, 1997 - 1999

She has continued to develop her special interest in both paediatric radiology and in nuclear medicine throughout her career. Dr Corkan carries out the duties of General Radiologist, whilst providing support to a busy acute unit at RAEI in the areas of CT scanning, fluoroscopy, ultrasound and plain films. She also carries out general sessions supporting the Orthopaedic Team at Wrightington.

She undertakes regular teaching sessions to Radiology Registrars and supports radiography colleagues.

Professional Membership:

  • Member of British Nuclear Medicine Society
  • Member of Royal Society of Medicine