Associate Professor Sujith Seneviratne, MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ, Co-Head of Cardiac CT, Cardiologist

Associate Professor Sujith Seneviratne completed his undergraduate medical degree at University of Melbourne in 1996. He undertook his general cardiology training at Wellington Hospital in New Zealand and interventional cardiology training at MonashHeart, Melbourne. Dr Seneviratne has also completed a research fellowship in cardiac CT at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston USA achieving level 3 competency. View full profile

Marcus Crossett – Ba App Sc(Medical Radiations) CT Radiographer

Marcus Crossett has over 17 years’ experience in all facets of advanced CT scanning, including CT angiography. He has taken a particular interest in cardiac CT since its inception more than five years ago and has presented on this topic at a number of professional education meetings nationwide. He has also played a key role in the development and testing of advanced CT scanning software, including cardiac CT, through a number of beta testing programs at Knox Private Hospital.

Associate Professor Brian Ko – BSc (Medicine), MBBS (Hons), MD, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, FSCCT, Cardiologist

Brian is currently appointed as consultant /interventional cardiologist and specialist in cardiac CT at MonashHeart. He is an Associate Professor in Medicine and supervisor of PhD students at Monash University. Brian graduated with Honours at the University of New South Wales in 2000 and completed his cardiology training at Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney in 2008 (FRACP). He then completed his interventional/ PhD fellowship at MonashHeart in 2012, and was awarded his PhD in 2013 for his work on CT stress perfusion imaging. In 2017, he was awarded Doctor of Medicine (MD) for his research on CT-derived assessment of coronary flow. View full profile

Dr Michael Leung – MBBS(Hons), PhD, FRACP, Cardiologist

Dr Michael Leung graduated from Monash University with honours in 1995, and has subsequently completed an impressive array of traineeships in clinical cardiology and cardiology research. Michael undertook further specialist training for five years as the interventional fellow/PhD fellow at Monash Medical Centre Clayton, before relocating to South Australia for two years to complete a post doctoral cardiology fellowship in cardiac CT (level 2) and MRI (level 2) with Professor Stephen Worthley at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. View full profile

Dr Yuvaraj Malaiapan – MBBS, MD, MRCPI, FRACP, FCSANZ, Cardiologist

Dr Yuvaraj Malaiapan completed his subspecialty training in cardiology at Penang Hospital, Malaysia, subsequently undertaking interventional training at Monash Medical Centre, Clayton. He was appointed as Director of the Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories and Interventional Cardiology, MonashHeart in 2005. Yuvaraj was the Head of Interventional Services, MonashHeart from 2007 to 2015. View full profile

Dr Stuart Moir – MBBS, PhD, FRACP, Cardiologist

Dr Stuart Moir is a clinical cardiologist and multi-modality non-invasive imaging specialist, with expertise in echocardiography (TTE, stress, TOE, contrast echocardiography), as well as cardiac CT and MRI and he is currently the Lead Cardiologist for the cardiac MRI service at MonashHEART. View full profile

Associate Professor Philip Mottram – MBBS(Hons), PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, Cardiologist, Head of Non Invasive Imaging Services

Associate Professor Philip Mottram is a clinical cardiologist and non invasive imaging specialist with expertise in all forms of echocardiography (TTE, stress and TOE) as well as cardiac CT. Associate Professor Mottram completed his undergraduate degree at Monash University with a high distinction, winning three prestigious university prizes. Phil completed his clinical cardiology training in 2000, followed by an 18-month fellowship in clinical echocardiology with the Department of Cardiology at Southern Health’s Monash Medical Centre Clayton. View full profile

Associate Professor Arthur Nasis –  MBBS (Hons), MD, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, Head of Acute Cardiac Services

Associate Professor Arthur Nasis is a consultant cardiologist and non-invasive imaging specialist who was appointed as the Head of Acute Cardiac Services, MonashHeart in February 2015. He has a particular clinical and research interest in the evolving role of cardiac imaging in the assessment of chest pain. View full profile

Associate Professor Dennis Wong – BSc (Med), MBBS (Hons), MD, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, Cardiologist

Associate Professor Dennis Wong graduated with honours from the University of New South Wales in 2003. He completed his physician, cardiology and all aspects of cardiac imaging (echocardiography, cardiac MRI and cardiac CT) at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. He then completed a two year interventional fellowship at MonashHeart acquiring skills in coronary stenting, intravascular imaging and fractional flow reserve as well as structural intervention. View full profile

Ms Kara Zantuck Nurse Unit Manager Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories & Cardiac CT

Kara Zantuck began her career in cardiothoracic nursing 11 years ago before gaining further nursing experience overseas. Her passion for cardiac nursing lead her to the cath lab in 2006, where she found her niche. Kara’s advanced skills in procedural cardiology have seen her involved in many MonashHeart first’s including TAVR, Watchman and Mitralclip procedures, and live case transmissions. With post-graduate qualifications in health management and experience as both cardiac cath lab ANUM and cardiac liaison coordinator, Kara now leads her team as nurse unit manager of the MonashHeart cardiac cath lab and cardiac CT service.