Dr Nick Linton

Dr Nick Linton


Consultant Cardiologist

Clinic Times

Thursday 2-7 pm Saturday 8-12:30 (Parkside Hospital)


Dr Nick Linton is a consultant cardiologist based at the London Heart Practice, one of the UK’s leading centres for cardiac treatments and procedures. Dr Linton has a specialist interest in heart rhythm problems. He treats a range of conditions, including palpitation, chest pain, and shortness of breath. Dr Linton is known for his expertise in cardiac ablation procedures and pacemakers.

Before pursuing a career in medicine Dr Linton obtained a Master’s degree in Engineering, Economics and Management from Oxford University, graduating with 1st class honours. After a period developing new cardiac output monitoring technology, he then studied medicine at King’s College, London and qualified with distinction in 2002.

He became a member of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (MRCP) and trained in cardiology at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (St Mary’s and Hammersmith hospitals), St Thomas’ Hospital and also completed a clinical fellowship in Bordeaux, a world-renowned centre for cardiac electrophysiology.

As a cardiologist with a background in engineering, Dr Linton has developed a unique perspective in medical research and a particular interest in ablation treatments using 3D mapping technologies. Alongside his colleagues at Imperial College, he has developed a leading cardiac mapping technique.

Research & interests

  • Heart rhythm problems
  • High blood pressure
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart attack
  • Long QT syndrome
  • Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
  • Bradycardia
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart murmurs
  • Loss of consciousness (syncope)


To get in touch with Dr. Nick Linton’s PA please call

020 3369 8258

or email