We assess and treat patients with adult cardiovascular disease.
Clinical service overview
We assess and treat patients with adult cardiovascular disease. We have outpatient clinics, investigation suites and an inpatient ward co-located with Cardiothoracic Surgery.
A full range of inpatient and outpatient general cardiology services are provided. These include management of acute and chronic ischaemic heart disease, arrhythmias, valvular heart disease and heart failure.
We also offer a complete range of non-invasive and invasive cardiac investigations and have active interventional coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease and structural heart disease programmes.
We have close links to Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute and an extensive research and education program.
Find out more about Cardiology
Refer your patient
Fax referral to us
We accept GP and specialist referrals to this service.
All referrals are triaged by the service according to clinical urgency. Patients requiring immediate assessment should be sent to the Emergency & Trauma Centre.
To refer your patient, complete and fax a referral to us. For urgent referrals, also contact the service Registrar to discuss the case.
To ensure appropriate and timely triage, include all demographic and clinical details as well as relevant investigation results.
If you are concerned about any delay of the appointment or if there is any deterioration in your patient’s condition, contact the service Registrar on call on (03) 9076 2000.
- Referral enquiries (03) 9076 3263
- Referral fax (03) 9076 2461
- Enquiries email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Healthy Men: Your Heart 2013 3 MB
Health information booklet for men
Dobutamine Echocardiography information sheet 32 KB
Exercise ECG test information sheet 43 KB
Echocardiogram information sheet 44 KB
Electrophysiology / Radio Frequency Ablation information sheet 290 KB
Right heart catherisation information sheet 67 KB
Transradial approach (TRA) to cardiac catheterisation and PCI 868 KB
Information sheet for health professionals
Cardiac MRI information sheet 166 KB
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor information sheet 89 KB
Stress echocardiogram information sheet 72 KB
Cardiac biopsy information sheet 86 KB
Transoesophageal Echocardiogram (TOE) information sheet 60 KB
Electrocardiogram (ECG) information sheet 43 KB
Event monitor information sheet 103 KB
Holter monitor information sheet 85 KB