Dr Tom Wong MD FRCP

Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, Reader in Cardiology, National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London, Clinical and research lead of the Arrhythmia Services

Training and Experience

Dr Tom Wong graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 1993. He was appointed to the staff of the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust in 2006 and he became the cardiac catheter laboratory director in 2010. He was also appointed as the Chair of Arrhythmia services at both the Royal Brompton and Harefield sites in 2015.

Clinical Interests

Dr Tom Wong’s expertise is in the understanding, investigations and treatment of arrhythmias; in particular the interventional therapies including catheter ablation and implantable cardiac devices such as pacemakers, ICD and CRT, to treat complex arrhythmias. He is at the very cutting-edge of arrhythmia care and is instrumental to the introduction of novel advanced technologies to the clinical practice in the UK, including leadless pacing, left atrial appendage occlusion procedures and other novel mapping and ablation technologies.

His research interest mimics his clinical practice focus upon the characterisation and interventional therapies of complex arrhythmia. He has attracted over £2 million research grant in the last 5 years. He has published over 100 papers and chapters in leading scientific journals and books.

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin & Cantonese

Location

Royal Brompton Hospital and Harefield Hospital