|Cardiology Site Editor|
M Feneley, Director, Cardiology
(including heart attack and stroke) is the leading cause of
death in Australia. Statistics show that 53,000 Australians died of
cardiovascular disease in 2004, about 1 death every 10 minutes.
The Cardiology Department at St Vincent's is a
Centre of Excellence for the delivery of patient care and research
activities. The unit offers a comprehensive clinical service for the
diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease: including
diagnostic testing, coronary artery intervention, cardiac surgery
and transplantation, management of electrical and rhythm disorders,
and cardiac rehabilitation.
The Department actively participates in research programs within
the Hospital and with the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute.
The St Vincent's Heart Lung and Vascular Institute is the National
Heart Lung Transplantation Centre.
To contact us, call Debbie on (02)
or the switchboard at:
St Vincent's Hospital
Darlinghurst NSW 2010, Australia.
(61-2-) 8382 1111
Contact individual Cardiologists