Christmas and New Year Closure; Melbourne Heart Care will be closed from 5pm on Friday 21st of December 2018 and will re-open at 9am on Wednesday 2nd of January 2019. If you require medical assistance during this period please phone your GP or phone 000 in the event of an emergency.

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Vale Dr Paul Antonis, 1971 – 2014

Dr Paul AntonisThe team and patients at Melbourne Heart Care all mourn the sudden and sad loss of our much-loved colleague, friend and dedicated practitioner, Dr Paul Antonis.
Paul had an amazing presence and there was never a dull moment when he was consulting at Brighton or Linacre.

His knowledge, caring nature, generosity, sense of humour and smiling face will be missed by us all here at Melbourne Heart Care every day.

To Michelle, Thomas, Madeleine, Patra, Robert and Simon we extend our deepest condolences and share in your grief.

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Still skating after heart attack.

Our own Dr.Paul Antonis featured on channel 10 and 7 News this week, discussing the amazing story of one of Melbourne Heartcare’s patients Beverly; a 67 year old mother of two and ice skater, who had a massive heart attack whilst on the ice.

After Dr Antonis operated on her she was back on the ice just 7 weeks later. Below is some footage of the report.

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Rheumatic Heart Disease staff trip to Vava’u in Tonga

Melbourne Heart Care staff recently visited Vava’u in Tonga to join a team scanning schoolchildren for Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD). We have put together this short film of footage taken from the trip and of Toa Fakakovikaetau, the Paediatrician who set up the program 3 years ago.

 

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