Cardiothoracic Surgery

The St Vincent’s Campus enjoys an international reputation for its heart surgery, and the Hospital’s team of cardiothoracic surgeons have brought their skills to the Clinic. A full range of adult cardiothoracic surgery is available on the campus. 

These services include:

  • Pioneering robotic valve & coronary surgery
  • Primary and revision coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Conservative and replacement valvular surgery using both mechanical and biological prostheses. This is supported by a human homograft valve bank
  • Minimally invasive coronary and valve surgery has been pioneered at the Hospital
  • Extensive experience in beating heart surgery for Coronary Artery bypass grafting
  • All forms of pulmonary surgery, including lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema
  • Video-assisted thoracic surgery
  • Heart and lung transplantation for end-stage disease, as well as an active mechanical heart assist program.
Specialist Tel Fax
A/Prof Kumud Dhital
Dr Alasdair Watson
Dr Emily Granger
Dr Mark Connellan
Dr Paul Jansz