Dr Michael Rigby is a consultant paediatric cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital, specialising in interventional cardiac catheterisation in congenital heart disease in children and young adults.
Prior to this role, Dr Rigby trained at the Killingbeck Hospital in Leeds, the Birmingham Children’s Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.
Dr Michael Rigby has a special interest in interventional and therapeutic cardiac catheterisation in congenital heart disease in premature and small infants, children and adults.
His clinical expertise overviews all types of procedures, which includes:
Dr Michael Rigby has research interests in:
Dr Michael Rigby has published numerous papers on congenital heart disease. Additionally, he has authored several books, including:
Dr Michael Rigby orchestrates courses of echocardiography in congenital heart disease and neonatal and infant heart disease.
He has lectured and taught in countless countries across Europe, the USA, South America, Asia and the Middle East. In addition to this, he has arranged seminars and meetings in the UK and teaches international students at the hospitals.
Dr Rigby has been involved with many international conferences over his career, in which he has run lectures and contributed to postgraduate training, including: