Consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist
Matthew Wright has been a consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust since 2011.
Before this he spent 2 years at the world-renowned arrhythmia centre in Bordeaux.
He regularly performs live atrial fibrillation ablation cases to teach European electrophysiologists.
He has ongoing research collaborations internationally and acts as a proctor to electrophysiologists in Europe and the Middle East.
Education and training
- Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society, 2014
- Certificate of completion of training (CCT) cardiology, 2011
- Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP), London, 2003
- Medicine and surgery (MBBS), University College of London Medical School, 2000
- PhD, University of London, 1999
- Real-time visualisation of ablation lesions
- Integration of imaging and electrophysiology
- Near field ultrasound to accurately assess transmural lesions during ongoing ablation
- Sir Thomas Lewis cardiology prize
He has published over 100 scientific papers and books and is regularly asked to speak at major international meetings.
- Cardiac electrophysiology
- Pacemakers and implantable defibrillators
- General cardiology
- Atrial fibrillation
- Automated implantable cardiodefibrillators
- Biventricular pacing and heart failure
Last updated: September 2022