Opening Hours : Mon - Fri - 9am to 5pm
  Contact : 03 9592 2177

Doctor

Assoc Prof Sarah Hope

Associate Professor Sarah Hope undertook specialist training in Paediatric Cardiology in the United Kingdom and a Fellowship in Paediatric Cardiology through the Royal Children’s Hospital and Monash Medical Centre in Melbourne. Sarah has extensive experience in non-invasive imaging for the diagnosis and follow-up of congenital heart disease and in the management of both children and adults with congenital heart disease. She also has an international reputation for her work on the assessment of vascular mechanical properties and potential associations with long term cardiovascular risk. Associate Professor Sarah Hope is currently Head of Paediatric Cardiology Services for MonashHeart and Monash Children’s, Southern Health.

Sarah is passionate about helping to eradicate Rheumatic Heart Disease from the islands of Tonga, travelling to Tonga each year to attend clinics in the Vaiola Hospital, and also to assist with the screening programme there.

When she has some free time to herself, Sarah enjoys relaxing in the kitchen and makes delicious chutneys and jellies, and has also become proficient at the great Australian sport of bowls.

STEPS TO PREVENT SPREAD OF COVID-19

Thank you to our patients attending the practice during the Covid-19 pandemic. Your understanding and cooperation with the everchanging policies and procedures we have in place to protect us all and ensure we comply with government guidelines is very much appreciated.

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

If you have symptoms of fever, chills/sweats, cough, runny nose, sore throat, shortness of breath, muscle soreness, loss of sense of smell and taste- we advise you get tested and if needed 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://www.heartfoundation.org.au/search/%22covid-19%22
https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus