Dr Simon Fynn

Dr Simon Fynn is a Consultant Cardiologist at Papworth Hospital. He specialises in the investigation and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and undertakes radiofrequency catheter ablation and cardiac device implantation. He has a particular interest in atrial fibrillation, receiving an MD from the University of Cambridge for research in this field. Prior to his appointment at Papworth, he spent 2 years at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia, one of the world’s leading centres in cardiac electrophysiology. He has published numerous papers on the mechanisms and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.

Date of first medical qualification1991
Primary Medical QualificationBChir 1991 University of Cambridge
MB 1992 University of Cambridge
GMC Reference Number3592591
Main SpecialtyCardiology
Sub-specialtyAtrial fibrillation, Cardiac Electrophysiology. Implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators, Catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias.
Current Posts Consultant Cardiologist, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridgeshire
Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge
Current Memberships & FellowshipsFellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Member of British Cardiovascular Society
Member of Heart Rhythm UK
ResearchMechanisms of atrial fibrillation (awarded MD by University of Cambridge 2004). Numerous peer-reviewed publications.
Outpatient ClinicsTBC
Invasive Cardiology SessionsSaturday AM