Dr Matthew Ginks
- Heart rhythm disturbances (Arrhythmia)
- Cardiac electrophysiology
- General cardiology
Training & Background
- Qualifications: MBBS FRCP MD
- Year first qualified: 2000
- GMC number: 4736088
- Main NHS base: John Radcliffe Hospital
Dr Ginks trained in cardiology at St Thomas and Barts hospitals in London and he was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at the John Radcliffe Hospital 2013.
Dr Ginks specialises in general cardiology and has specific expertise in treating patients with heart rhythm problems. He carries out diagnostic tests such as ECG, Heart rhythm monitoring, blood pressure monitoring and echocardiography (cardiac ultrasound). His treatments include: DC cardioversion, Loop recorder, permanent pacemaker, icd, crt implantation/ Catheter ablation for heart rhythm disturbances such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter and ventricular tachycardia.
Research & Teaching
Dr Ginks is interested in MD research in new approaches to Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy. He also is a Principal Investigator in Oxford for the smart AF trial for catheter ablation of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.
Dr Ginks is also a reviewer for Circulation, Europace and the European Journal of Cardiac Failure.
- Member of the British Heart Rhythm Society
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians