Cardiologists Team

  • Neil Strathmore
    Associate Professor

    Neil trained at the University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. 

    He is on the staff of the RMH and is an Associate Professor of the University of Melbourne.  He has a wide experience in general cardiology including arrhythmias, valve problems and ischaemia.  He implants and follows-up pacemakers.   He is the only practitioner in Victoria accredited to remove infected or faulty pacemaker leads. He also performs coronary angiography.

  • Harry Mond
    Associate Professor

    Harry is an Associate Professor at both the University of Melbourne and Monash University. 

    After training at the University of Melbourne, RMH and Atlanta Georgia he has been practicing as a cardiologist since 1975. 

    He is Australia’s leading expert in cardiac pacing with an enormous experience in pacemaker implantation and follow-up. 

  • Dr Leanne Balding

    Leanne trained at Monash University, RMH and the Austin Medical Centre where she undertook an MD. She did a post-doctoral fellowship in echocardiography. 
    She is a Cardiologist at the RMH and has a particular interest in general adult cardiology and adult patients with congenital heart disease.

    Leanne consults and reports echos at Cato Cardiology and  also performs treadmill stress echos.

  • Dr Susan Corcoran

    Sue studied Medicine  at Sydney University. She undertook her Cardiology training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, then further training in cardiac electrophysiology and pacing at Royal Melbourne Hospital.  Her main area of expertise is in the investigation and management of patients with syncope (blackouts). 

    She is on the staff of the Alfred Hospital and is undertaking research into blood pressure regulation disorders associated with syncope at the BakerIDI Heart and Diabetes Institute.

  • Dr Wendy Lau

    Wendy trained at The University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, and studied inflammatory mechanisms in atherogenesis  for her PhD at the Heart Research Institute in Sydney. She did a fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology and pacing at St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Canada. 

    She is particularly experienced in managing patients with pacemakers, arrhythmias and syncope.

  • Dr Gareth Wynn

    Gareth trained in the UK, completing a Doctor of Medicine (Research) degree at Imperial College London, before moving to Melbourne for an advanced Electrophysiology and Pacing Fellowship.  He has an interest in patient-centered clinical research, especially in atrial fibrillation and his research is cited in current international guidelines. 

    Gareth specialises in the management of heart rhythm disorders, performing EP studies, ablations and pacemaker/defibrillator implantation.  He is a consultant cardiologist at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and works alongside Associate Professor Neil Strathmore as the only other accredited transvenous lead extractor serving Victoria and Tasmania.

     

  • Dr Subodh Joshi

    Subodh joined us in December 2011.

    Dr Subodh Joshi is a consultant cardiologist at the Royal Melbourne Hospital specialising in non-invasive cardiac imaging.  He obtained his medical degree from the University of Melbourne and then completed his internal medicine, cardiology and echocardiography training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.  Subsequently he spent five years doing research and training in cardiac CT, MRI and echocardiography in Washington DC, Toronto and Boston.  He also completed a Masters of Public Health Degree at Harvard University.

    He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the Society of Cardiovascular CT and the American Society for Echocardiography.