Dr Oliver Segal
MBBS MD FRCP (London) FHRS
Consultant Cardiologist London
Atrial Fibrillation Specialist
Dr Oliver Segal has over 15 years experience in the management of arrhythmias, performing catheter ablation for AF and other arrhythmias and implanting pacemakers, defibrillators and other cardiac devices. Dr Segal specialises in electrophysiology – the study of heart rhythm disorders.
He focuses on seeing patients with rapid palpitations and tachycardias, irregular heartbeats, ectopic or ‘skipped’ beats, pauses and slow heartbeats, dizzy spells and blackouts as well as patients with breathlessness and tiredness due to atrial fibrillation. He is an expert in performing electrophysiology studies, catheter ablation for all types of arrhythmia and implanting pacemakers, defibrillators (ICDs), loop recorders and biventricular pacing systems.
He has performed over 1900 electrophysiology studies & ablations (including the use of 3-dimensional and non-contact mapping systems) and over 1000 device implantation procedures. He also performs pacemaker lead extraction and implants left atrial appendage occlusion devices (the Watchman & Amulet devices) for patients with AF and high risk of stroke who cannot take anticoagulants or when anticoagulants have failed.