Cardiac CT scanner a first for the region

Patients needing specialist heart scans can now get them performed locally in a new state-of-the-art CT scanner. The vision of Sunshine Coast Heart Specialists—the coast’s largest locally owned cardiology group—the dedicated heart scanner is part of the new Atria centre at Sippy Downs, which opened to patients last month. Interventional cardiologist and structural heart specialist […]

TAVI Program at SCUPH Celebrates our First year Anniversary with milestone of 100 cases!

7 News Clip Double milestone for heart team at Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital The ‘heart team’ at Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (SCUPH) has performed its 100th Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) procedure, within 12 months of launching the potentially life-saving treatment. TAVI is an innovative, minimally invasive alternative to open heart surgery for […]

Information for Patients re: COVID-19 – Coronavirus

Sunshine Coast Heart Specialists (SCHS) COVID-19 update as follows: ALL patients are to wear a face masks to their appointments.  Where possible, please adhere to the Qld government guidelines on wearing masks.  Click on the link if you have any queries in regards to face masks  https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/protect-yourself-others/face-masks. Due to the high transmission rate of this […]