Dr Zia Zuberi
BSC, PHD, FRCP
Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist
Dr Zia Zuberi is a NHS consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist practising at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford and St George’s Hospital in London. In addition he sees private patients in Surrey and London. He has extensive expertise in general adult cardiology and has a particular interest in the management of heart rhythm disorders (electrophysiology) such as atrial fibrillation and complex pacing for heart failure.
Zia graduated Proxime Accessite to the University of London Gold medal for Medicine from University College London (UCL). He was awarded 1st class honours for his intercalated BSc. His research in cardiac electrophysiology was supported by a prestigious MRC clinical training fellowship and led to the award of a PhD. Additionally he holds several academic prizes including the John Murray Prize in medicine and was runner up for the Presidents medal awarded by the Royal Society of Medicine for cardiology.
Zia trained in leading cardiology centres in London and undertook advanced training in cardiac electrophysiology at Kings College, St George’s Hospital and at The National Heart Hospital. He is trained in the latest techniques for AF ablation. He has performed over 1000 catheter ablation procedures and also has expertise in complex pacing for advanced heart failure such as CRT/ICD. He is also an active researcher with over 35 peer reviewed publications in the field of cardiac electrophysiology.
- Specialist Areas:
General adult cardiology
ICD and cardiac resynchronisation
Pacing and devices
- Conditions seen and treated:
Cardiovascular risk management
Coronary artery disease
Dizzy spells and syncope (collapse? cause)
Heart valve disease
Sudden death syndrome