Professor Thomas F. Lüscher FRCP FESC
Consultant cardiologist, Director of research, education and development
Specialises in prevention, coronary and valvular heart disease, percutaneous interventions and heart failure.
Professor Thomas Lüscher is a consultant cardiologist at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals, where he treats private and NHS patients.
He studied medicine at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and obtained board certification in internal medicine and cardiology. He then trained in cardiovascular research and in echocardiography at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, USA.
Professor Lüscher was later professor of pharmacotherapy at the University of Basel, then interventional cardiologist and professor of cardiology at the University of Berne.
Following that he became professor and chairman of cardiology and director of the University Heart Centre at the University Hospital Zurich, and director of the Centre for Molecular Cardiology at the University of Zurich.
Alongside his role as a consultant cardiologist at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals, he is also director of research, education and development.