Philip is a clinical cardiologist who is recognised nationally as an expert in the assessment of cardiac function with echocardiography. He has a PhD in advanced cardiac imaging and is a co-author of more than 30 peer-reviewed journal articles. Philip has particular expertise in stress echocardiography for the assessment of patients at increased cardiovascular risk, and patients with chest pain syndromes or exertional dyspnoea where a cardiac cause may be suspected. His other clinical interests include general clinical cardiology, heart failure and the assessment of valvular heart disease with transoesophageal echocardiography.
Philip also has a strong interest in assessment of coronary artery disease and cardiac abnormalities with cardiac CT and currently holds Level B accreditation for cardiac CT with the CSANZ. At present, Philip is Head of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging at Monash Heart, Southern Health and also holds an Adjunct Senior Lecturer position with the Department of Medicine, Monash University.
Philip has three children, and enjoys family holidays, reading, and keeping fit.