Webinar: Thursday, 31 August 2023, 7:00 PM

The atrial fibrillation pandemic: Insights and management

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common clinically significant arrhythmia, and it is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. The prevalence is increasing and it is commonly encountered in South African clinical practice. Well-known cardiologist Dr Leonard Steingo has treated countless patients with AFib during his years in practice, and shares some of his insights in this must-see webinar.

Presented by
Conrad Strydom

Conrad Strydom

  • Editor: Medical Academic
Dr Leonard Steingo

Dr Leonard Steingo

  • Cardiologist

Dr. Leonard Steingo is a cardiologist who practices at the Morningside Mediclinic in Sandton, South-Africa. He obtained his medical degree at Wits, became a specialist physician and then a certified cardiologist. He became a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology in 2010.

He is past president of the South African Heart Association, past president of the Johannesburg branch of the society and is currently on the committee of the Heart Failure Society of South Africa. He has been involved in many cardiovascular research trials as principal and sub investigator.

These trials have been involved with coronary artery disease, atrial fibrillation, heart failure and more recently has been in involved in many trials monitoring the heart in patients receiving new chemotherapeutic drugs.

Dr Steingo’s special interests have been echocardiography and invasive cardiology. He is a general cardiologist with many years of experience treating patients with a wide range of cardiovascular diseases and has a special interest in assessing and treating patients receiving cancer treatment (cardio oncology).

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