Our Cardiology Staff


A/Prof Brian Ko

Associate Professor Brian Ko

Associate Professor Brian Ko is a cardiologist sub-specialising in interventional cardiology and cardiac CT. Consultations are provided in Ashburton. For patients who require in hospital care, Brian works in a number of public and private hospitals, including Victorian Heart Hospital, … Read More

Dr Martin MacDonaldt

Dr Martin MacDonald

Respiratory Physician MBChB, BMedSci(Hons), MRCP, FRACP, PhD Martin completed undergraduate and basic physician training in the UK before emigrating to Melbourne in 2006. He completed Respiratory and Sleep Medicine training through Monash Medical Centre and St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne. His … Read More

Associate Professor Hitesh Patel

Hitesh specialises in adult cardiology, with particular expertise in the management of patients with cardiomyopathies (including hypertrophic, post-partum and following chemotherapy) and those needing complex rhythm management devices (including pacemakers, defibrillators and resynchronisation devices). … Read More

Echo Technicians


Emma Bonacci

Echo Technician

Marina Woods

Echo Technician

Jing Long

Echo Technician


Joyce Ooi-Bailey

Celeste Newcombe

Practice Manager

Christina Feola

Christina Feola