Visiting Specialist Practitioners

 

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Cardiologist

Dr John Zhu  MBBS, PhD, FRACP.

Dr John Zhu

Dr John Zhu is a specialist Cardiologist who has been consulting privately at The Elms since February 2015. He attained his undergraduate medical qualification at Nanjing Medical University in China and completed a PhD in cardiology, also at Nanjing Medical University. Dr Zhu then underwent further specialist training in general and interventional cardiology in Hong Kong, Germany and Australia. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians with expertise in cardiac interventions such as performing stress tests, angiograms and the insertion of coronary stents. He also manages a broad range of general cardiac conditions such as hypertension, heart failure, ischaemic heart disease, pacemakers and arrhythmias. Dr Zhu holds clinical appointments at Ballarat Health Services (Ballarat Hospital) and the Epworth Hospital in Melbourne, as well as consulting privately. Patients can have their cardiac tests and procedures performed in Ballarat or Melbourne. Dr Zhu consults at The Elms once a month on Saturday mornings, as well as providing an echocardiography (heart ultrasound) service on-site in the clinic.

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A referral from your General Practitioner is required before you can make an appointment to see Dr Zhu. Appointments to see Dr Zhu at The Elms can be made by phoning his secretary at Melbourne Heart Centre on 0407-999-171 or (03) 8597-3976 after a referral has been faxed to (03) 9923-6610 by your General Practitioner.

 

 

Vascular Surgeon

Dr Michael Wu  BPharm, BMBS, FRACS (Vascular).

Mr Michael Wu

Dr Michael Wu is a specialist Vascular Surgeon who has been consulting at The Elms since April 2018. He is a graduate of the Flinders University Medical School in South Australia, and is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. His particular areas of expertise include treatment of peripheral vascular disease, open and endovascular varicose vein surgery, carotid artery disease, aneurysm repair, angiography, angioplasty, arterial stent insertion, and diabetic ulcer management. Dr Wu performs operations at the Western Hospital (Footscray), Williamstown Hospital, Western Private Hospital (Footscray), The Epworth Eastern in Box Hill, and the Monash Medical Centre (Clayton). He consults at The Elms once a fortnight on Tuesdays.

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A referral from your General Practitioner is required before you can make an appointment to see Dr Wu. Appointments to see Dr Wu at The Elms can be made by phoning his main rooms on (03) 9830-8862.

Further information about Dr Wu and his services can be found at his website www.mwvascular.com.au

 

 

 

 

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