Dr David Jones is an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at NHLI and is currently locum Consultant in Cardiology (Cardiac Electrophysiology and Devices) at Harefield and Royal Brompton Hospitals.
Dr Jones studied at St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, Imperial College London, obtaining B.Sc. with 1st class honours in the field of Cardiovascular Medicine in 1997, then MBBS in 2000. After graduation, he trained in general internal medicine at teaching hospitals in London and Plymouth, becoming a Member of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003. He subsequently trained in clinical cardiology, electrophysiology and devices at Green Lane (Auckland, New Zealand), Charing Cross, Hammersmith, Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals. He is accredited by the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) in both Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing/ICDs.
His doctoral research (MD awarded 2013) was in the field of interventional electrophysiology in advanced heart disease. In particular, he looked at the role of ablation therapy in managing patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure.
He regularly teaches cardiology trainees, electrophysiology fellows and cardiac physiologists, and runs simulator-based training at Harefield. Dr David Gareth Jones has published and presented widely in the fields of cardiac electrophysiology and devices, including in the sub-specialist area of congenital heart disease and cardiac transplantation.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 2000 University of London
Specialist Register entry date
Cardiology From 01 Feb 2011
BSc(Hons) Cardiovascular Medicine Imperial College School of Medicine (St Mary's Hospital Medical School) 1997
MRCP(UK) Royal College of Physicians (London) 2003
MD(Res) - Interventional Electrophysiology in Advanced Heart Disease National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London 2013
EHRA certification in Interventional Electrophysiology European Heart Rhythm Association 2012
EHRA certification in Cardiac Pacing and ICDs European Heart Rhythm Association 2012