Jose Novo Matos
Jose Novo Matos
Veterinary Surgeon
Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital, Cambridge

Jose graduated from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, in 2005. After three years working in the Small Animal School Hospital of the University of Lisbon, he moved to Switzerland where he completed a cardiology residency at the University of Zurich. Jose became an ECVIM-CA Cardiology Diplomate in 2014 and was awarded RCVS Specialist status in Cardiology in 2015. Jose then worked as a Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Cardiology in the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, before moving to the Royal Veterinary College where he completed a PhD on feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Jose is now working at the University of Cambridge, as Principal Clinical Cardiologist at the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital (QVSH), and he is an Honorary Research Fellow at the Royal Veterinary College. Jose’s main clinical and research interests are in the field of feline cardiomyopathies and cardiac imaging. Jose has recently opened a hypertrophic cardiomyopathy clinic at the QVSH aiming to fight heart disease in cats by early detection of cardiomyopathies.


Qualifications: DVM PhD DipECVIM(Cardiology) MRCVS RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Cardiology