Dr Zia Zuberi is a consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist practicing at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford and St George’s Hospital in London. He has a particular interest in the interventional management of cardiac arrhythmia. Zia graduated Proxime Accessite to the University of London Gold medal for Medicine from UCL. He was awarded a 1st class honours degree during his intercalated BSc. His research in cardiac electrophysiology was supported by a MRC clinical training fellowship and led to the award of a PhD. The research project was awarded the young investigator of the year prize at HRUK conference.
He has continued a research interest and has several peer reviewed papers in international cardiology journals. Additionally he holds several academic prizes in medicine and was runner up for the Presidents medal awarded by the Royal Society of Medicine for cardiology. Zia trained in cardiology in London and undertook advanced training in cardiac electophysiology (ablation and pacing) at Kings College Hospital, St George’s and at The Heart Hospital. He is trained in both cryoballoon and radiofrequency based technologies for AF ablation and performs complex pacing for advanced heart failure such as CRT.