Heart and chest teams

The cardiology team

The cardiology team is based in the modern, purpose built facilities within the consulting rooms and outpatient centre at 5 Devonshire Place and is open 8.30am – 6pm Monday to Friday.

There are eleven cardiologists available whom the team work alongside, and an additional two respiratory medicine specialists, in addition to the friendly and helpful team.

The team is looked after by Angela Leong.

Services include:

  • Resting and ambulatory ECG testing
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Event monitoring
  • Exercise ECG testing on a treadmill
  • Full respiratory lung function assessment

The thoracic team

The Thoracic team is managed by Marie Carton, who also is manager of the Gynaecology and Hepatic teams.

Marie’s team aims to offer support to patients, family members and carers and encompasses emotional support in dealing with diagnosis.

The thoracic team offers:

  • A link with other staff and services involved in your care
  • Specialist consultants who are experts in your condition
  • A link between hospital from diagnosis through treatment to follow up
  • Education and support to other health professionals