Consultants: Cardiologists

A/Prof David Richards

Dr. Richards is a Consultant Cardiologist at Westmead Private Hospital. Dr Richards sees patients for consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0866

Dr Michael Skinner

Dr. Skinner is a Consultant Cardiologist at Westmead Public and Private Hospitals. Dr. Skinner sees patients in consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0073

Prof Liza Thomas

Dr. Thomas is a Clinical Professor at Westmead Public and Private Hospitals. She has particular interests in non-invasive cardiac imaging, infiltrative cardiomyopathies and cardiooncology. Dr. Thomas sees patients in consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0054

Dr David Tanous

Dr. Tanous is a Consultant Cardiologist at Westmead Hospital, Auburn Hospital and Westmead Private Hospital. He has particular interests in adult congenital heart diseases and cardiac diseases in pregnancy. Dr. Tanous sees patients for consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0054

A/Prof James Chong 

A/Prof Chong is a Consultant Cardiologist at Westmead Public Hospital and Westmead Private Hospital. He performs coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary interventions. He holds an academic position at the University of Sydney and is a faculty member of the Westmead Institute for Medical Research where he is researching novel stem cell and heart regenerative therapies. A/Prof Chong sees patients in consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0073

Dr Mikhail Altman

Dr Altman is a consultant cardiologist at Westmead Public and Private Hospitals. He holds an academic position at the University of Sydney, and is actively involved in post-graduate teaching. He has particular interests in non-invasive cardiac imaging, valvular heart disease and heart failure management. Dr Altman sees patients for consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0054


Dr Preeti Choudhary

Dr. Choudhary is a consultant cardiologist with a particular interest in adult congenital heart disease and cardiac MRI. Dr Choudhary sees patients for consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology.

Telephone for appointments 9687 0866


Dr Jay Thakkar 

Dr. Jay Thakkar is a Consultant Cardiologist at Westmead Hospital. He has keen interest in coronary artery disease and all aspects of general cardiology. He performs coronary angiography and implants stents. His research focus, at The University of Sydney, is developing telecommunications based programs for cardiac rehabilitation after heart attack. Dr Thakkar sees patients for consultation at Westmead Private Cardiology. 

Telephone for appointments 9687 0073