COVID-19 exposure sites: Keep our community safe, check the list of exposure sites and follow the advice of health authorities.
From Thursday 29 July, visitors will be permitted at Austin Health sites. Find out more about our visitor restrictions and exemptions.
The Department of Cardiology has a strong clinical, teaching and research focus.
We provide services for the diagnosis, medical treatment and rehabilitation of heart disease.
We also provide surgical treatments in our state-of-the-art cardiac catheterisation laboratories. Find out more about heart treatments.
Our comprehensive Heart Failure Service involves a specialist Heart Function Clinic, exercise rehabilitation programs at both the hospital and in regional community health centres, and heart failure nurses undertaking regular home visits.
We have a 33-bed acute ward at Austin Hospital. Our clinics are held at the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital.
We provide the following services:
We run a wide range of heart-related clinics.
Find out more about our clinics on Heart treatments.
In an emergency, call 000 and ask for an ambulance.
Otherwise, you need a referral from a GP, specialist or other health professional to access this service.
Address referrals to A/Prof Omar Farouque, Director, Cardiology.
A request for admission indicates a high degree of urgency.
For urgent referrals, call Switchboard on 03 9496 5000 and ask for the Cardiology registrar.
Phone: 03 9496 5527
Fax: 03 9459 0971
Open hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm
Ward 5 North
Level 5, Austin Tower
145 Studley Rd
Heidelberg VIC 3084
PO Box 5555
Heidelberg Victoria 3084