Dr. Mauro Lencioni was trained and qualified in Johannesburg, South Africa and graduated in 1995. Then he moved to the UK in 1997 and undertook his cardiology specialization in electrophysiology. He has trained in the largest centers within the West Midlands and also Manchester, UK. During his specialist training, he spent 3 years in research on hormones and the effect on heart function at the University of Warwick in UK and was awarded a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree. In 2010, following his specialization, and because of his interests in abnormal heart rhythms and palpitations, he spent a period of time training as an electrophysiologist and then working as a senior electrophysiology fellow in Aarhus, Denmark to broaden his experience with ablation of abnormal heart rhythms. Dr. Mauro Lencioni is currently a Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist at Birmingham Heart Rhythm Group, UK.