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

Doctor

Dr Tony White

Dr Tony White is an interventional cardiologist and a scientist. His medical degree, physician and cardiology training were at the University of Melbourne and Royal Melbourne Hospital, with interventional cardiology training at St Vincent’s hospital, Melbourne. He has particular interest in the assessment and management of myocardial infarction, angina and coronary artery disease, but has expertise in a variety of general cardiac disorders including cardiac failure, hypertensive heart disease, hypercholesterolaemia, atrial fibrillation and valvular heart disease.

Tony has a hybrid clinician-scientist career, and his clinical work is combined with scientific research in the exciting area of stem cells and attempts at regeneration of cardiac tissue. His PhD, at The Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, investigated factors associated with coronary plaque instability. Subsequently, he spent a three year post-doctoral fellowship (2007-1010) studying cardiac regeneration research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre, Los Angeles. He is a current holder of a National Health & Medical Research Council (NH&MRC) fellowship and grant.

Tony has an appointment as an interventional cardiologist at MonashHeart, and is lead investigator on an NHMRC grant at Monash University.

In his spare time Tony enjoys jogging, eating out with his family and is an avid cricket fan, and also supports Carlton FC.

Dr Liam McCormick

Dr Liam McCormick graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2002, and completed basic physician and advanced cardiology training at Papworth Hospital, the largest specialist cardiothoracic hospital in the United Kingdom.

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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