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CardioVascular Unit

In September 2006, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane launched its new CardioVascular Unit (CVU) to provide for the cardiovascular needs of the community.

Boasting an outstanding clinical team, state-of-the-art technology and world-class doctors, Mater Private CVU is an outstanding addition to Mater’s already impressive list of clinical innovations.

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane has continued to lead the way in the provision of exceptional care for the wider Queensland community. With almost 4 million Australians affected by heart, stroke and vascular disease, Mater saw an opportunity to provide for the needs of a growing list of patients. 

The Unit boasts a clinically superior layout which benefits visiting specialists, nursing staff and patients. Featuring state-of-the-art technology and a unique software package to assist in recording and retrieving patient data.

An Exceptional Team

Mater Private CardioVascular Unit is full of exceptional people. Our experienced staff are leaders in their field and provide an outstanding level of care in line with the hospital’s commitment to excellence.

Services

Mater Private CVU offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular services. For more information about each of these areas, please click on the links below:

Cardiac Studies

  • coronary angiography
  • coronary angioplasty
  • PFO/ASD closure and valvuloplasty
  • automatic implantable cardiovertor defibrillator
  • electrophysiology studies
  • pacemaker insertion
  • pericardiocentesis
  • transesophageal echo
  • cardioversions.

Vascular Studies

  • diagnostic vascular/brain/liver angiography
  • endovascular interventional procedures
    • carotid stents
    • peripheral stents
    • renal stents
    • AAA stent-grafts
    • embolisation procedures (including chemotherapy and radiation therapy)
  • portacath insertion.

Contact Details

Mater Private CardioVascular Unit

Level 6, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane 301 Vulture Street

South Brisbane Q 4101