Opening Hours : Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm
  Contact : 03 9592 2177

Doctor

Assoc Prof Philip Mottram

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.

STEPS TO PREVENT SPREAD OF COVID-19

Thank you to all our patients who have attended our practice so far during the Covid-19 pandemic began. Your understanding and cooperation with new procedures we have in place to protect us all and ensure we comply with government guidelines is very much appreciated.

When attending our rooms you will notice changes such as reduced seating in our waiting room, distancing markings on the floor, protective screens, increased signage on our doors and walls and staff using protective clothing and equipment. Whilst this may seem overwhelming to some, the purpose is for your safety and that of our staff. Please be assured though that our team remain dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and cardiac care.

It is important not to neglect your cardiac health during this crisis and we remain committed to providing all of our usual services.

If you have symptoms of fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat, shortness of breath, muscle soreness, loss of sense of smell and taste- we advise you contact your GP or local Coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398.

PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND OUR PRACTICE if you have any of the symptoms above or have recently tested Covid-19 positive or awaiting Covid-19 test result or been in contact with someone who has – please call our team on 9592 2177 to advise. We offer telehealth consulting so you can remain in direct contact with your cardiologist when you cannot attend.

Other measures we are taking include:

We include the following links for your reference:
https://campaigns.heartfoundation.org.au/covid-19/
https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus