Dr Alex McLellan graduated from the University of Sydney in 2005.  He completed cardiology training at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne and undertook a fellowship in cardiac imaging at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne.

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Dr Pathik graduated from the University of Tasmania in 2006.  He undertook his Basic Physician Training at Royal Melbourne Hospital and his Advanced Training in Cardiology at Flinders Medical Centre.

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Dr Jonathan Lipton graduated from the Leiden University (Netherlands) in 2003. He completed his PhD thesis “Improving quality of care in acute cardiology” at Duke University (USA) and the Erasmus University (Netherlands) in 2011.

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Dr Matthew Bates graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2002 with an honors degree in Medicine and Surgery, having completed a first class honours degree in Pharmacology in 1999.

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Dr Sandeep Prabhu graduated from Medicine and Law from Monash University in 2005 with honours in both. He completed his internship and basic physician training at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne.

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Dr Tomos Walters graduated from the University of Melbourne Medical School in 2003 with a first class honours degree in Medicine and Surgery and a Bachelor of Medical Science degree in molecular virology.

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Dr Michael Wong graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2003. He undertook Physician and General Cardiology training at Austin Health before pursuing further sub-specialisation in Cardiac Electrophysiology at the Austin, then subsequently at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

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Putra is an Indonesian Cardiologist trained from National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita/Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Indonesia in Jakarta - Indonesia. He has extensive experience in general cardiology having trained in the largest public hospital on the island of Bali – Indonesia.

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Our Research

Melbourne Heart Rhythm has an international reputation as one of the centers of excellence in cardiac arrhythmia research in Australasia and the world.

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Our Team

Our friendly team are committed to providing excellence in patient care. They are all well qualified and knowledgeable about patients and their cardiac conditions.

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Learn More

To learn about common arrhythmias and our cardiac procedures, visit  our Cardiovascular Library for more information.

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About Us


Melbourne Heart Rhythm is the arrhythmia service at the Department of Cardiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. We are comprised of a team of highly trained and dedicated health care professionals specializing in heart rhythm management. We have a strong focus on patient education and patient centered care. Our arrhythmia specialists have an international reputation of excellence in arrhythmia research and clinical arrhythmia management.