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Dr Geoffrey Clare

Geoff Clare imageSenior Lecturer

MB ChB FRACP FCSANZ

Department of Medicine
University of Otago, Christchurch
PO Box 4345
Christchurch
New Zealand

Email geoffrey.clare@cdhb.health.nz

Geoff Clare is a Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist at Christchurch Hospital and a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch.

He undertook overseas fellowship training at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London, as well as Cardiff, Wales, where he also worked as a consultant for three years before returning to New Zealand. His clinical practice encompasses general cardiology as well as the full spectrum of catheter ablation and cardiac device implantation for heart rhythm problems.

He has research interests in novel ablation and device technologies, cardiac biomarkers and atrial fibrillation. He convenes the 4th year medical student cardiorespiratory module.

Current roles

  • Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Canterbury District Health Board
  • Senior Lecturer, University of Otago, Christchurch

Research interests

  • Novel ablation and device technologies
  • Atrial fibrillation: mechanisms and management
  • Cardiac biomarkers

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Publications

Al-Busaidi, I. S., Clare, G. C., Joyce, L. R., Pearson, S., Lainchbury, J., Than, M., & Troughton, R. W. (2021). Presentation, treatment and long-term outcomes of a multidisciplinary acute atrial fibrillation pathway: A 12-month follow-up study. Heart, Lung & Circulation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2021.05.102

Foo, F. S., Poppe, K. K., Lee, M., Clare, G. C., Stiles, M. K., Looi, K.-L., … Kerr, A. J. (2020). Regional variation in cardiac implantable electronic device implants trends in New Zealand over the past decade (ANZACS-QI 54). Internal Medicine Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/imj.15165

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Clare, G. C., Lever, N., Hooks, D., Heaven, D., … Heart Rhythm New Zealand (HRNZ). (2020). Author reply. Internal Medicine Journal, 50(10), 1300-1301. doi: 10.1111/imj.15026

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Lee, M., Looi, K.-L., Clare, G. C., Webber, M., … Poppe, K. K., & Kerr, A. J. (2020). Ten year trends in cardiac implantable electronic devices in New Zealand: A national data linkage study (ANZACS-QI 51). Internal Medicine Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/imj.15103

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Clare, G. C., Lever, N., Hooks, D., Heaven, D., … on behalf of Heart Rhythm New Zealand (HRNZ). (2020). Recent trends in cardiac electrophysiology and catheter ablation in New Zealand. Internal Medicine Journal, 50, 1247-1253. doi: 10.1111/imj.14781

Al-Busaidi, I. S., Clare, G. C., Joyce, L. R., Pearson, S., Lainchbury, J., Than, M., & Troughton, R. W. (2021). Presentation, treatment and long-term outcomes of a multidisciplinary acute atrial fibrillation pathway: A 12-month follow-up study. Heart, Lung & Circulation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2021.05.102

Journal - Research Article

Foo, F. S., Lee, M., Looi, K.-L., Larsen, P., Clare, G. C., Heaven, D., … on behalf of the ANZACS-QI investigators. (2020). Implantable cardioverter defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization therapy use in New Zealand (ANZACS-QI 33). Journal of Arrhythmia, 36, 153-163. doi: 10.1002/joa3.12244

Journal - Research Article

Foo, F. S., Poppe, K. K., Lee, M., Clare, G. C., Stiles, M. K., Looi, K.-L., … Kerr, A. J. (2020). Regional variation in cardiac implantable electronic device implants trends in New Zealand over the past decade (ANZACS-QI 54). Internal Medicine Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/imj.15165

Journal - Research Article

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Clare, G. C., Lever, N., Hooks, D., Heaven, D., … on behalf of Heart Rhythm New Zealand (HRNZ). (2020). Recent trends in cardiac electrophysiology and catheter ablation in New Zealand. Internal Medicine Journal, 50, 1247-1253. doi: 10.1111/imj.14781

Journal - Research Article

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Lee, M., Looi, K.-L., Clare, G. C., Webber, M., … Poppe, K. K., & Kerr, A. J. (2020). Ten year trends in cardiac implantable electronic devices in New Zealand: A national data linkage study (ANZACS-QI 51). Internal Medicine Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/imj.15103

Journal - Research Article

Edwards, A. L., Gunningham, S. P., Clare, G. C., Hayman, M. W., Smith, M., Frampton, C. M. A., Robinson, B. A., Troughton, R. W., & Beckert, L. E. L. (2013). Professional killer cell deficiencies and decreased survival in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Respirology, 18(8), 1271-1277. doi: 10.1111/resp.12152

Journal - Research Article

Foo, F. S., Stiles, M. K., Clare, G. C., Lever, N., Hooks, D., Heaven, D., … Heart Rhythm New Zealand (HRNZ). (2020). Author reply. Internal Medicine Journal, 50(10), 1300-1301. doi: 10.1111/imj.15026

Journal - Research Other

Clare, G. C., Margulescu, A. D., & Leong, F. T. (2013). Stiff left atrial syndrome following left atrial appendage resection and multiple ablations for atrial fibrillation. Heart, 99(7), 508. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2012-303171

Journal - Research Other

Clare, G. C., & Troughton, R. W. (2007). Management of constrictive pericarditis in the 21st Century. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine, 9, 436-442.

Journal - Research Other

Beckert, L., & Clare, G. (2018). So, you want to be a physician? New Zealand Medical Student Journal, 26, 15-17.

Journal - Professional & Other Non-Research Articles

Al-Busaidi, I. S., Clare, G., & Troughton, R. W. (2019). Outcomes from a new acute atrial fibrillation pathway: A 12-month follow-up study. Heart, Lung & Circulation, 28(Suppl. 1), (pp. S26). doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2019.05.069

Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

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