About A/Prof Warren Smith
Warren Smith trained in cardiology at Green Lane Hospital and was Deputy Director of the Electrophysiology Laboratory at Duke University, Durham under John Gallagher. He established and led the Green Lane Electrophysiology Service from 1984 until 2003. From 1997-2002 he was Clinical Director of the Green Lane Adult Cardiac Service. He is currently a cardiologist and electrophysiologist at Auckland Heart Group and Auckland City Hospital and deputy chairman of the Cardiac Inherited Diseases Group. He is an honorary Associate Professor with Auckland University and has published widely on all aspects of arrhythmias including chapters in authoritative texts. As president of the Heart Rhythm Group he introduced the present guidelines for implantable defibrillators and biventricular pacing . He has a particular interest in defibrillation and helped conceive and bring to the international market the innovative subcutaneous defibrillator.
Hospitals Practicing At: Mercy Hosp
Areas of Specialisation
Electrophysiology, Valvular Heart Disease, Arrhythmia Management, Defibrillation
MBChB (Otago), FRACP