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New Cardiothoracic service for Hurstville Private Hospital

Hurstville Private Hospital is set to send hearts racing with the announcement that they will now be offering a Cardiothoracic program at Hurstville Private Heart Centre in Sydney’s south.


An extension of the established Cardiology program offered by the hospital, the new Cardiothoracic service will offer local patients best practice care and a range of treatments including coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic valve surgery, lymph node dissection, lobectomy and the removal of tumours from within the chest cavity.

“I’m delighted to see our valuable cardiac and respiratory services extended at Hurstville Private Hospital. It is exciting to have a world leading Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Dr Arjun Iyer, join our team,” said Dr Mark Sader, Director of Cardiology Services at Hurstville Private.

As pressure on the public hospital system continues to mount, the addition of new technology and a cutting edge services at Hurstville Private Hospital provide a welcome reprieve for those caught up in lengthy waitlists.

“The Cardiothoracic service is a significant asset for our local community. Having a specialist of Dr Iyer’s standing and expertise join the Hurstville Private team is a wonderful achievement,” said Associate Professor Ben Kwan, Director of Respiratory Services at Hurstville Private.

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Media opportunities, including tours inside the hospital’s procedure rooms are available.

For appointments, please contact Hurstville Heart Centre on 8197-3322.