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Dr Michael Cooklin, Consultant Cardiologist

Specialising in:

All arrhythmias, device therapy

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Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Michael Cooklin




Consultant Cardiologist

Michael Cooklin


Site specialisation

Cardiac electrophysiology

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

All arrhythmias, device therapy

Background Information

I qualified in 1985 from the University of Manchester. Following an MD in basic cellular electrophysiology I developed an interest in clinical electrophysiology (cardiac arrhythmias). 
I trained in Newcastle upon Tyne and in the United States, at the Universities of Virginia and Maryland. I was appointed consultant at St Thomas' Hospital London in 2001.

Languages spoken


Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: ad hocTue: ad hocWed: ad hocThurs: ad hocFri: ad hocSat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7188 7565

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



British Cardiac Society, Arrhythmia Alliance

NHS hospitals

St Thomas' Hospital

Research interests

Ablation of complex atrial arrhythmias, cardiac resynchronisation therapy for the treatment of heart failure

Key published papers

Kapetanakis S, Kearney MT, Siva A, Gall N, Cooklin M, Monaghan MJ. Real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: a novel technique to quantify global left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony. Circulation 2005;112(7):992-1000. 
Rashba EJ, Cooklin M, MacMurdy K, et al. Effects of selective autonomic blockade on        T-wave alternans in humans. Circ 2002;105:837-42. 
Cooklin M, Olsovsky MR, Brockman RG, et al. Atrial defibrillation with a transvenous lead: a randomized comparison of active can shocking pathways. JACC 1999;34:358-362. 
Cooklin M, Wallis WRJ, Sheridan DJ and Fry CH. Changes to cell-to-cell electrical coupling associated with left ventricular hypertrophy. Circ Res 1997;80:765-771. 


Media coverage

Our consultants regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.