A local meeting organised by our group was hailed a success by attendees. The meeting covered topics such as new strategies in the management of atrial fibrillation, device therapy, mechanical assist devices for the heart, MRI imaging of the heart and inherited conditions leading to sudden death. The educational day was attended by cardiology specialists, Read More
- Dr Michael GriffithMike Griffith is one of the most experienced heart rhythm consultants in the UK. He trained at Cambridge (Trinity Hall) and St Thomas’s London graduating in 1981. He gained his MD investigating the Diagnosis and Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia in 1990. » Read More
This is a general term that describes some of the procedures that we perform. Ablation is the process that modifies small parts of the heart muscle that are responsible for the abnormal heart rhythms or palpitations. Usually this is done by heating the area using radiofrequency at the end of a catheter that is placed in contact with the heart muscle.