Dr Zia Zuberi

Qualifications

BSc, PhD, MRCP

GMC number: 4730477

Practicing since: 2000

Specialties

Cardiology, General (internal) Medicine

Consultation times

  • Wednesday Evenings
  • Overview

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01483 676 105

About

Dr Zia Zuberi is a consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist practising at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford and St George’s Hospital in London. He has extensive expertise in general adult cardiology and in addition 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 electophysiology at Kings College, St George’s Hospital and at The Heart Hospital. He is trained in both cryoballoon (freezing) and radiofrequency based technologies for AF ablation and performs complex pacing for advanced heart failure such as CRT. 

Other interests

  • Arrhythmia
  • Cardiac failure
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Catheter ablation

Personal interests

Tennis and running

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Zia Zuberi at Nuffield Health

  • Angiography
  • Cardiac electrophysiology and ablation
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardiac rehabilitation

Locations Dr Zia Zuberi works with

Related experience

Research

Dr Zuberi was awarded a PhD from University College London (UCL) in 2009 for basic science arrhythmia research. The research led to the award of the Young Investigator of the Year Prize by HRUK and was supported by a MRC clinical training fellowship.

Zia’s research has been published in several prestigious cardiology journals (See pubmed) including circulation EP. He is currently involved in several research projects focusing on arrhythmia management and pacing. He also lectures at St George’s medical school and is an invited reviewer for several cardiology research journals.

Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • European Heart Rhythm Association
  • Heart Rhythm UK
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post held

  • Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Royal Surrey County Hospital
  • Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, St George’s Hospital

Insurers Dr Zia Zuberi works with

Dr Zia Zuberi works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

Dr Zia Zuberi does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Zia Zuberi does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Zia Zuberi does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.