All bookings are managed through one centralised booking number and your patients will only always deal with our team across all site locations.
The fee schedule for Cardiology Consultation will be explained at the time of booking and you will receive a copy of the fees prior to your appointment. However, all of our diagnostic testing services are Bulk-Billed so there isno out of pocket feefor Medicare card holders.
March 2020 Update – We will continue to offer Bulk Billed cardiac testing where required at all sites
We are committed to providing excellent cardiac care for a wide range of general and specialist cardiology issues. We are available for consultation at all site locations and can see usually see patients on the day of referral when urgent or at most within 24 hours.
NEW from March 2020: With the goal of minimising transmission of COVID-19, we also offer Bulk-billed phone and Telehealth consultations which can be arranged within 24hrs where required.
Our staff are well trained and able to perform transthoracic echocardiography at our Cranbourne, Clyde and Pakenham sites. Results are available within 48 hours or on the day if urgent.
NEW from March 2020: With the recent COVID-19 pandemic we have instituted some additional protective screens to protect patients and staff alike, and to make echo and stress echo a safer and more pleasant experience.
Stress ECG and echocardiography to detect myocardial ischaemia, arrhythmias or other cardiac issues are available at Cranbourne, Clyde and Pakenham sites.
All abnormal results are directly communicated to the referring clinician on the day and reports otherwise available within 24 Hours.
24-Hour ECG monitoring
24 hour holter monitoring is available at all sites on various days throughout the week and are reported by a cardiac electrophysiologist.
Coronary angiography is performed at the Cabrini Hospital Malvern, SJOG Berwick, the Alfred Hospital and Frankston Hospital.
Patients may be admitted privately under our cardiologists at our affiliated hospitals SJOG Berwick or Cabrini Hospital Malvern.