Dr Nick Linton

Consultant Cardiologist

QualificationsMEng MBBS MRCP PhD MIET

Main NHS base:

  • Imperial NHS Trust

Member of:

Member of: Heart Rhythm Society


The Institution of Engineering and Technology

Clinical interests:

  • General cardiology and arrhythmias
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Palpitation
  • Supraventiruclar tachycardia (SVT)
  • Pacemakers
  • Cardiac resynchronisation
  • Implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICD)
  • Stroke prevention
  • Blackouts
  • Syncope

Training and Background

Prior to medicine, Nick Linton obtained a Master’s degree in Engineering from Oxford University. Subsequently he qualified from King’s College London and continued postgraduate training at London teaching hospitals, as well a clinical arrhythmia fellowship in Bordeaux. He currently combines clinical work with research and is a Senior Lecturer in Bioengineering at Imperial College.

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